Bandai Namco announced the Dragon Ball: The Breakers open beta is live until September 25 at 4 a.m. EDT, and players may earn an exclusive bonus for launch.
Online matches consists of one player acting as a powerful raider while seven other players seek survival in Dragon Ball: The Breakers. Players who join the open beta and purchase Dragon Ball: The Breakers on the same platform and account will earn an in-game exclusive Oolong keychain at launch. The open beta is available now on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam.
Here’s an overview of the beta via the Nintendo eShop:
This is the beta version of Dragon Ball: The Breakers, an online asymmetrical action game in which a band of 7 ordinary citizens tries to survive the Raider (a classic DRAGON BALL rival such as Cell and Frieza), who will hunt and evolve into an unstoppable force. Escaping won’t be so easy!
The test servers will be open during the following period:
UTC: 9/22 (Thurs) 1:00AM – 9/25 (Sun) 8:00AM
PDT: 9/21 (Wed) 6:00PM – 9/25 (Sun) 1:00AM
• Escape as a team… or on your own!
Cooperate with others while there is still time, but the Raider or other Survivors’ decisions might force you to go at it alone. What will be your playstyle?
• Trapped in a Temporal Seam
Escape from large maps composed of several areas, but be careful; the Raider always watches over you and may destroy areas to reduce the space at your disposal, making your chances of escaping much slimmer.
• Enjoy playing as a Raider: an iconic Dragon Ball rival!
As a Raider, you will enjoy overwhelming powers to hunt and wipe out Survivors. Master each Raider’s unique abilities to track, catch your victims to evolve, and become even more powerful!
• Customize your playstyle
Whether you’re a Raider or a Survivor, choose your progression path and unlock skills, skins, and items to fine-tune your own personal strategy to escape as a Survivor or triumph as a Raider.
• Enjoy unique power-ups and items
Vehicles, weapons, capsules… take the most out of each gimmick to outsmart the Raider and escape from the Temporal Seam!
*Beta schedule dates/times are subject to change without notice.
*This test is for the beta version, which is still in development. It will differ from the final version.
*Gameplay data from this test cannot be transferred to the final version.
*The game may undergo emergency maintenance without notice.
*Online matches allow you to play against players from all over the world. You will match with people whose network conditions are optimal for the region you play in.
Lastly, Dragon Ball: The Breakers releases October 14 for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam.