Free-to-play first-person shooter Tom Clancy’s XDefiant announced for PS5, Xbox Series, PS4, Xbox One, and PC

First closed test set for August 5 on PC.

Tom Clancy's XDefiant

Publisher Ubisoft and developer Ubisoft San Francisco have announced Tom Clancy’s XDefiant, a new free-to-play first-person shooter for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. A release date was not announced.

Registration for closed testing is available now on the Tom Clancy’s XDefiant official website. The first closed test, which will be held for PC players in North America, begins August 5.

Here is an overview of the game, via Ubisoft:


Welcome to the party! Tom Clancy’s XDefiant is a free-to-play, fast-paced arena shooter that combines intense gunplay with personalized loadouts and specialized factions, as teams of gunfighters—called Defiants—battle for domination.

Key Features

  • Personalized Play Style – Personalize your Defiant to match your playstyle. Choose your faction, traits, abilities, and ultras. Select from an arsenal of primary and secondary weapons, attachments, and a device to complete your loadout—then tweak it on the fly to adapt to an ever-changing battlefield.
  • Competitive ClashesTom Clancy’s XDefiant offers a variety of competitive six-versus-six arena and linear game modes, such as Domination and Escort. Combine that with a large pool of uniquely designed maps in rotation and no two matches will feel the same.
  • Diverse Factions of Defiants – Wolves, Outcasts, Cleaners, and Echelon factions battling across iconic locations is just the starting point. We’ll keep adding to our cast of Defiants as the game evolves, drawing on a range of characters and abilities from the Clancy universe and beyond.

Watch the announcement trailer and a developer interview video below.


Developer Interview

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