The Beta Test will be available for PlayStation®4/PlayStation®5/
Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia is excited to announce a cross-platform network beta test starting February 3 for Arc System Works’ acclaimed 2.5D fighting game Guilty Gear -Strive- available now on PlayStation®4/PlayStation®5/
Free-to-play Cross-Platform Network Beta Test Coming Up, Open to Xbox Series X|S/Xbox One/Windows Users!
A cross-platform network test will be held for four days from February 3 to February 6, 2023, with Guilty Gear -Strive- available free of charge and online multiplayer with no platform restrictions. The free open beta offers not only online matches, but also a variety of modes to play, such as a generous Tutorial for players new to fighting games and Training Mode for practice with an array of settings to adjust as needed. All DLC characters up to Sin Kiske are available to play.
The free open beta is also available on Xbox Series X|S/Xbox One/Windows, so you can join from the new platforms scheduled for full release this upcoming Spring.
*The beta test will be held on a separate application from the main Guilty Gear -Strive- game. The application must be downloaded from the store on each platform.
Guilty Gear -Strive- Free to Play Cross-play Test (Open Beta) Outline
3 February, 9am SGT – 6 February, 3pm SGT 2023
*The free version will be available for download in advance, starting from 2 February October, 3pm SGT
22 characters total (including all currently released DLC characters)
・Tutorial Mode: Learn the basics of how to play.
・Mission Mode: Learn useful techniques for matches in a mission format.
・Survival Mode: Fight consecutive battles against the COM with a limited pool of health.
・Training Mode: Recreate a variety of situations and practice to your heart’s content.
・VS COM, VS 2P: Fight against the computer or a friend.
・Online Match (Rank Tower, Open Park, Player Match): Play online against others from across the globe.
・Combo Maker: Make your own original combo or setplay, and search for other players’ recipes to try.
・Digital Figure: Set up characters, furniture, effects, and more to create your own unique scene.
・Gallery: Check out the characters and BGM.
*Online multiplayer between players on the different PlayStation®4/PlayStation®5/
*Online multiplayer is available without a PlayStation®Plus subscription.
*Online multiplayer is available without an Xbox Live Gold subscription.
*A network connection is required to play online modes.
*Although the application and online multiplayer are available for free, customers are responsible for their network connection fees.
*Save data cannot be carried over to the main game.
*The contents of the Guilty Gear -Strive- Cross-Platform Network Open Beta Test may differ from the main Guilty Gear -Strive- game.
About Guilty Gear -Strive-
The cutting edge Guilty Gear series brings you the latest title Guilty Gear -Strive- with refined gameplay mechanics, stunning animation, and a roster of unique characters. Experience the intensity of battle for yourself!
Title: Guilty Gear -Strive-
Platform: PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PC via STEAM®, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows
Release date: 11 June 2021
No. of Players: 1-2 players
Copyright: © ARC SYSTEM WORKS