Today Zipper Interactive Sr Community Manager Jeremy Dunham has officially confirmed that the MAG Full PS3 Game Trial begins on December 21, 2010.

For those curious, as long as you’re a PS Plus member, you can play the game at no charge, with a level 8 cap. Which means you can Play MAG as long you have membership, but you can't level up after 8.

To quote: We're extremely excited to announce that starting tomorrow, on December 21, http://www.mag.com/gate.html will be available in its entirety as a full game download on the PlayStation Store.

Priced identically to its boxed "Greatest Hits" counterpart, the downloadable version of MAG (4.7 GB) will run you a mere $29.99 and come complete with all the bells and whistles found in our patches up to v2.10.

To celebrate its release, PlayStation Plus users can try MAG out for free with an exclusive full game trial! Members can play the game and any of its original modes at no charge for as long as their PlayStation Plus membership lasts, with their only limitation being a level 8 character cap.

However, members will continue to earn experience as long as they play the game, allowing them to automatically receive credit for time played once they've purchased the full product. Membership has its benefits, yes?

Zipper Confirms MAG Full PS3 Game Trial on December 21, 2010

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