[PRESS RELEASE] Guilty Gear -Strive- Closed Beta Test Sign-ups Start Today!

Rolling Hills Estates, California – March 18, 2020 — Arc System Works America, Inc. is excited to announce that we will be performing a Closed Beta Test for Guilty Gear Strive April 16th -19th! Sign up now for a chance to get early access to the latest entry in the Guilty Gear franchise, slated for release in late 2020 for PlayStation®4.

The closed beta version of the game will include 7 characters: Sol, Ky, May, Axl, Chip, Potemkin, and the recently announced Faust. In addition, get the first look at the revised character screen and in-game user interface.

We are also pleased to announce that the release version of Guilty Gear Strive will use rollback netcode for online play. Please note that our rollback implementation is still being developed so the upcoming closed beta will be using a delay-based implementation.

Application Details (all times are in PDT)

  • Requirements:
    Players must have the following to apply – a PlayStation®4 connected to the internet, a PSN account (Japan, USA, or Europe) Note: An active Playstation®Plus account is NOT required to participate in the closed beta.
  • Application Period:
    March 18th, 2020, 19:00 – April 5th, 2020, 06:59 (PDT)
  • How to Apply:
    Follow the directions on the official closed beta site: https://www.arcsystemworks.jp/guiltygear/cbt/en/
  • Application Results:
    Starting April 12th, 2020, 22:00 (PDT) Only those that have been chosen for the Closed Beta Test, will be notified by e-mail.

Beta Details

  • Period: April 16th -19th

For more information, and to sign up for a chance at a spot in the beta, visit the Guilty Gear Strive Closed Beta website at https://www.arcsystemworks.jp/guiltygear/cbt/en/

For more info about Guilty Gear Strive: https://www.arcsystemworks.jp/guiltygear/en/