Arc System Works announced the Guilty Gear Strive cross-play open beta is set for October 14 at 9 p.m. EDT to October 17 at 3 a.m. EDT.
Here’s an overview of the Guilty Gear Strive cross-play open beta via Gematsu:
All 21 characters (including all currently released downloadable content characters)
Tutorial Mode – Learn the basics of how to play.
Mission Mode – Learn useful techniques for matches in a mission format.
Survival Mode – Fight consecutive battles against the COM with a limited pool of health.
Training Mode – Recreate a variety of situations and practice to your heart’s content.
VS COM, VS 2P – Fight against the computer or a friend.
Online Match (Rank Tower, Open Park, Player Match) – Play online against others from across the globe.
Combo Maker – Make your own original combo or setplay, and search for other players’ recipes to try.
Digital Figure – Set up characters, furniture, effects, and more to create your own unique scene.
Gallery – Check out the characters and BGM.
*Online multiplayer between players on the different PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 5 / Steam platforms is possible.
*Online multiplayer is available without a PlayStation Plus subscription.
*A network connection is required to play online modes.
*Although the application and online multiplayer are available for free, customers are responsible for their network connection fees.
*Save data cannot be carried over to the main game.
*The contents of the Guilty Gear: Strive Cross-Platform Network Open Beta Test may differ from the main Guilty Gear: Strive game.
Guilty Gear Strive is available now for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam. Lastly, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S versions release in 2023.