Did you register for the R.U.S.E beta? Then you may want to check your e-mail and make sure your Steam account is in good standing. Ubisoft kicked off the game's V.I.P. beta program today.
Members in good standing at Club Nintendo got a heads up from Nintendo of America today, as "Elite Status" rewards for 2009 will be arriving soon. Specifically, Club Nintendo is "preparing to begin shipping" said rewards.