BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Switch open beta set for May 10 to 14 in North America, offline demo launches May 14

Switch schedule essentially the same as PlayStation 4 schedule.

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle

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.
    • BlazBlue
      • Ragna
      • Jin
      • Noel
      • Makoto
      • Rachel
      • Hazama
      • Azrael
      • Iron Tager
      • No 13
      • Es
    • Persona 4 Arena
      • Yu
      • Yosuke
      • Chie
      • Yukiko
    • Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late
      • Hyde
      • Linne
      • Waldstein
      • Gordeau
    • RWBY
      • Ruby
      • Weiss
  • 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
Online Demo
Playable By All Users
May 10 to 14 20 Characters
  • Casual Lobby
  • Tactics Mode (Tutorial and Practice only)
  • VS Mode (CPU)
Offline Only Demo May 14~ Four Characters
  • Tactics Mode (Tutorial and Practice only)
  • VS Mode (CPU)

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.

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