Guilty Gear -Strive- Cross-Platform Network Open Beta Test October 13

A new test is here.
A new test is here. Bandai Namco

Good news for players of Guilty Gear -Strive-. The Cross-Platform Network Beta Test for the game on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC is happening from October 14 to 17.

That’s not all! For the duration of the Cross-Platform Network Test, the game will be available to play for free for online multiplayer without any platform restrictions. The game can be downloaded ahead of the beta test on October 13.

In addition, the free test version of the game features online matches and different modes, like the comprehensive tutorials for new players and training mode for those who want to practice. Check out the modes available during the beta test:

  • 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.

For those wondering, all 21 characters, including the currently released DLC characters, are playable for the duration of the beta test. That means you can play Sol Badguy, May, Ramlethal Valentine, Anji Moto, and the newest one, Bridget.

What are you waiting for? Don’t forget to give this one a shot.

Guilty Gear -Strive- is the latest title in the Guilty Gear series. It introduces a cutting edge 2.5D fighting game experience and combines it with an intense story mode, revolutionary graphics, and online multiplayer. The game has won accolades including Best Fighting Game during the Game Awards 2021 and Fighting Game of the Year at the 25th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards. It’s also the first game from Arc System Works to have breached 1 million units shipped worldwide.

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