The open beta for the Switch version of BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle will launch today at 22:00 (time zone not specified), publisher Arc System Works announced. An offline demo will launch on May 14.
The open beta will include the following content:
- 20 playable characters from across the BlazBlue, Persona, Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late, and RWBY universes.
- Iron Tager
- No 13
- Persona 4 Arena
- Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late
- Casual Lobby mode
- Tactics Mode (Tutorial and Practice only)
- VS Mode against the CPU
Here is the full breakdown on dates and content:
|Type||Dates Available||Playable Characters||Available Modes|
Playable By All Users
|May 10 to 14||20 Characters||
|Offline Only Demo||May 14~||Four Characters||
The open beta for the PlayStation 4 version of BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle began yesterday and will also run until May 14. The PlayStation 4 version will have two offline demos that launch on May 14, one with four characters accessible to anyone and one with 20 characters accessible to users who pre-ordered the game digitally. Read more here.
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle is due out for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC on May 31 in Japan and Asia, June 5 in North America, and this summer in Europe. If you missed it earlier this week, catch the opening movie here.