It has been reported by several news site that PlanetSide 2 will be a free-to-play title.
This report came from an interview with Sony Online Entertainment President John Smedly with a Chinese website 17173.com. John Smedly confirmed later on to the press that beta will be later this year or early next year.
“It’s ready when it’s ready and we are proud of it.” He also added that, “we like League of Legends a lot.”
He might be giving a hint on what type of game PlanetSide 2 will be and probably follow the microtransaction model.