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After Linux Game Publishing had announced last month that they had won the bid to publish Mindware's Cold War, the Beta testing applications had opened. Those that had applied to become a Beta tester, if you were accepted from the pool of applicants you should now have a few messages in your inbox. With the closed Beta community now determined, the first Cold War Beta binary should be available very soon. Linux Game Publishing had also created a IRC channel for LGP Beta testing. We at Phoronix will be providing additional screenshot, benchmarks, and additional information upon the binary becoming available.