Before its release, Bandai Namco announced Open Beta events where players can check out the game before going live, and compete in online matches and training modes.
The current Open Beta is scheduled to begin early for those who have pre-ordered the game, starting at January 13th at midnight (PST).
For those who did not preorder, the beta for players begins on January 14th at midnight (PST), and continues until January 15th at 11:59 (PST).
While the beta is active, players will be able to play as the following fighters in the roster:
Be sure to check out each character’s moves and essential tips for using them using the links above!
Battles will take place on a limited number of stages: Planet Namek, World Tournament Arena, West City, Volcano, Wasteland, Cell Games Arena, and Rocky Field.
In addition, the following modes will be active, though some may not feature full functionality until the game releases:
- World Matches
- Battle Tutorial
- Rankings Page
- Replay Channel
- Lobby Avatar Customization
- Dramatic Scenes