When the next beta weekend arrives on June 15th, many will be entering The Secret World for the first time to explore the world within our own where conspiracies, legends and horrors are no longer confined to nightmares but have become the stuff of reality. Are you ready? The Ten Ton Hammer editors and staff have been hitting The Secret World hard in order to prepare you to make the most of your short weekend with the game.

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Secret World Savage Coast Preview

We take you on a whirlwind tour of The Savage Coast, the second major
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Continuing our preview series for The Secret World, we take a closer
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Ton Hammer ventured into The Polaris to dungeon crawl with Funcom's Tor
Andersen. What we uncovered was no "newbie" experience--dungeons in The
Secret World are tough! Our preview and video detail how tough.

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it in Kingsmouth - 20 Tips for The Secret World

You’ve read the hands-on previews; now it’s time to learn the things
you need to know before you get your own hands on The Secret World beta
and venture into Kingsmouth. The Secret World isn't your standard
MMO--go in prepared! src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/228777/preview"
alt="The Secret World" width="200"> href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/tsw/guides/the-ability-wheel">The
Tao of TSW - A Guide to the Ability Wheel

Channeling the wisdom of Sun Tzu Wu, we dug into The Ability Wheel in
the TSW press beta so we could demystify the system and prepare you to
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The Polaris is the first dungeon you'll encounter if you begin your
adventure in the Illuminati starting area of Kingsmouth. It's a tricky
beast that requires special tactics, so you'll want to check out our
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Rising Dungeons Walkthrough

We're on a highway to Hell! Or, in other words, we've been to Hell and
back so we could bring you a preview, plus plenty of tips and tricks,
to prepare you for your journey into the depths of Hell via a motel
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target="_blank">Darkness War Dungeon Walkthrough

Ton Hammer ventured to the edge of the abyss to bring back the ancient
secrets of a 1000 year old war in The Secret World's Darkness War
dungeon. We share our tips for tackling some of the toughest boss
encounters yet.

To read the latest guides, news, and features you can visit our The Secret World Game Page.

Last Updated: Mar 29, 2016

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Karen is H.D.i.C. (Head Druid in Charge) at EQHammer. She likes chocolate chip pancakes, warm hugs, gaming so late that it's early, and rooting things and covering them with bees. Don't read her Ten Ton Hammer column every Tuesday. Or the EQHammer one every Thursday, either.