*Update – 2/23* Arc System Works announced that the BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle rollback netcode public test is live on Steam! Read up on more details below:
We are pleased to announce our launch for the public testing phase for rollback netcode implementation for Blazblue Cross Tag Battle!
With this implementation, our final goal is to allow seamless online gameplay with players over the world.
*Individual players’ network infrastructure conditions may still apply.
This public test is for us to better identify potential bugs and issues with the rollback netcode implementation, and the overall game play may still be unstable. Please report any bugs found over at the Community Hub, where we have set up a specific sub-forum for the public test.
<<REGARDING ONLINE BATTLE DATA>>
Please note that all online battle data will be stored onto your current PC, likewise to before-rollback. As such, all online battle data conducted during the public test will be updated with your local PC’s data after the test has ended.
HOW TO ACCESS
Please follow the following instructions to access the public test:
1) From the Steam client, select the game, right click, and select “Properties”.
2) Select the “BETAS” tab.
3) From the “Select the beta you would like to opt into” drag down menu, select “publictest”.
4) Close the properties menu.
5) The game will automatically update. After the update has ended, you’re set to go!
*Original Article* Arc System Works announced that BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle rollback netcode support is coming to the PS4 and Steam versions this April! Additionally, public testing begins on February 23rd for Steam. Fans will be able to try out online matches with rollback netcode support soon. Lastly, the rollback netcode update is yet-to-be confirmed for the Switch version BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle.
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