Global Agenda enable free-to-play model

Hi-Rez Studios today announced that "Global Agenda: Free Agent", expected to go live in mid-April, will enable free-to-play access to all of the game’s current playable content and levels with no purchase required.

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Effective immediately, until the Free Agent expansion launches:

Global Agenda is available for $19.99/£13,99/€15,99

Upon release of the Free Agent expansion, any player who has purchased Global Agenda will automatically be upgraded to Elite Agent status

Below is a summary of the differences between Free and Elite versions of the game:

Free-to-Play

No Level Restriction
Ability to earn all of the game’s current items without spending real money.
Access to all of the game’s current playable content, including:
Sonoran Desert Open Zone
Special Ops PvE (1- to 4-person Co-Op)
10v10 Mercenary PvP
4v4 Arena PvP
Double Agent PvPE
10-person Defense Raids (including the new Dome Defense Mission coming in version 1.4).
Agency vs Agency Gameplay (AvA)

Elite Agent - One-time purchase of $19.99/£13,99/€15,99

Earn EndMission XP at twice the rate of a Free-to-Play user
Earn EndMission Credits and Tokens at twice the rate of a Free-Play user
Earn EndMission Elite Loot upon winning an instanced PvE or PvP match
Choose which PvP gametypes you would like to play when queuing for Mercenary PvP.
Access the Auction House
Access In-Game Mail
Less restrictive chat capabilities
No ads for in-game voice
Ability to create Agencies
Higher Login priority

Both Free-to-Play and Elite Agent players can optionally purchase Boosters within the Global Agenda webstore. For a timed period, Boosters will

Double XP, Tokens and Credits earned in Game
Provide 2,000 tokens a day for free
Provide an extra endmission Boost Loot drop

10-day, 30-day, and 90-day boosters are available. These are available today and will work no differently when the Free Agent release is launched.