Folks in the West will be able to try out an early taste of Bandai Namco’s Gundam Versus through its upcoming playable “open beta” come September 2nd. The game’s open beta for the West will hit on the same day as the one recently announced for South-East Asia. Gundam Versus official release is set to hit PS4 on September 29th.
Gundam fans who like fighting games and third-person shooters will find all of that in Gundam Versus. The game as of now is a month out from releasing for PS4 for the West to get its hands on, but before having to wait a month or for September 29th to arrive, players will be able to participate in an upcoming open beta on September 2nd.
In addition to the above, Bandai Namco has announced dates and times for the fighting mecha game’s open beta, as reported by publication site Gematsu.
Looking over to North America, the open beta trail will start on September 2nd at 12:00 A.M. PDT and will end on September 4th at 12:00 A.M. PDT. As for Europe, the open beta will begin on September 2nd at 8:00 BST and will end on September 4th at 8:00 BST.
Participants will find the following content within the open beta when said date arrives:
- 94 Mobile Suits, all Striker units
- Player Match – Online mode
- Casual Match -Online mode – 1 Vs. 1, 2 Vs. 2, 3 Vs. 3
- Ultimate Battle – Online / Offline mode – 15 missions / 30 missions
- Trial Battle – Offline mode – 1 Route
- Free Battle – Offline mode
Something worth noting is that a PlayStation Plus membership will not be needed to participate in the open beta. Furthermore, users will be able to start the open beta download the open beta application starting on August 29th.
Gundam Versus is out now for PS4 in Japan, the Western and South-East Asian release is set to drop on September 29th.