It’s almost time for Shaggy to step into the ring with Batman and Superman. MultiVersusthe fighting game featuring a cast of characters from Warner Bros. properties, launches its open beta on Tuesday, opening it up to the general public to dip their toes into the quirky fighting game.
MultiVersus is a free-to-play title from Warner Bros. Games and developer Player First Games. The game is now in Early Access and tries to set itself apart from other popular fighting series, like Super Smash Bros., by introducing a team-based 2v2 format. The game will also cross-platform with full cross-play and cross-progression compatibility for a variety of consoles.
How can I register for MultiVersus open beta?
The MultiVersus The open beta is scheduled to begin on July 26 at noon EDT. MultiVersus uses a free-to-play model. As such, the open beta will be free to download with optional in-game purchases. It will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X. confirmed developers the open beta will have cross-play and cross-progression support on all platforms.
What is included in the MultiVersus open beta?
The open beta will launch with a 2v2 team co-op mode, 1v1 matches, 4 player free for all, 1-4 player local matches, co-op matches against the AI, custom online lobbies and with practice fashions. As for the fighters, here is the complete list of characters launched with:
- Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Harley Quinn (DC)
- Shaggy and Velma (Scooby-Doo)
- Bugs Bunny and Tasmanian Devil aka Taz (Looney Tunes)
- Arya Stark (game of thrones)
- Jake the dog and Finn the human (adventure time)
- Steven Universe and Garnet (Steven Universe)
- Tom and Jerry (Tom and Jerry)
- Iron Giant (The Iron Giant)
- Reindog, a new creature created for this game
Harley Quinn, Shaggy, Jake the Dog, and Taz are currently available as part of the Early Access Preview rotation. However, when the open beta begins, Superman, Finn the Human, Garnet, and Reindog will be unlocked immediately as part of an updated rotation. The rest of the non-preview characters will be unlockable through gameplay.
How long will the beta last?
The developers don’t currently have an end date for the open beta, but the team has promised to continue updating the game with new characters, maps, and seasonal content in the coming months. During San Diego Comic-Con, the developers announced that LeBron James from Space Jam: A New Legacy and Rick Sanchez and Morty Smith from rick and morty would join the roster of fighters.
If you want more information about the open beta period, you can check out Player First Games’ Top FAQs.