What are the dates and times for the MultiVersus open beta test on PS5 and PS4? How do you play the MultiVersus beta? Warner Bros. Games is on the verge of launching MultiVersus, its platform fighter starring a diverse range of characters from all kinds of franchises. However, before the final game is ready for release, there will be an open beta test to ensure the online play is water tight. If you're looking to get involved in the MultiVersus open beta, we've got everything you need to know right here. For more information on the game itself, check out our MultiVersus guide.
When Does the MultiVersus Open Beta Test Start and Finish?
What are the dates and times for the MultiVersus open beta? Below, we've outlined when the beta test starts, with regional times covering all major time zones. Currently, there is no official end date for the MultiVersus open beta, but we'll update this page when we know more.
MultiVersus Open Beta Starts: Tuesday 26th July 2022
- North America: 9am PDT / 10am MDT / 11am CDT / 12pm EDT
- UK/Ire: 5pm BST
- Europe: 6pm CEST / 7pm EEST
- Asia/Oceania: 1am JST / 12am AWST / 2am AEST
How Can You Join the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
You don't need to do anything special to join the MultiVersus open beta. From 26th July, the beta will be available to everyone via the PS Store as a free download.
Which Characters Are Playable in the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
Here is the official roster of playable characters for the MultiVersus open beta test. The Iron Giant is a brand new character for the beta.
- Finn* (Adventure Time)
- Jake (Adventure Time)
- Batman (DC)
- Harley Quinn (DC)
- Superman* (DC)
- Wonder Woman (DC)
- Arya Stark (Game of Thrones)
- Bugs Bunny (Looney Tunes)
- Taz (Looney Tunes)
- Shaggy (Scooby-Doo)
- Velma (Scooby-Doo)
- LeBron James (Space Jam: A New Legacy)
- Garnet* (Steven Universe)
- Steven Universe (Steven Universe)
- Iron Giant (The Iron Giant)
- Tom & Jerry (Tom & Jerry)
- Reindog* (original character)
*Characters marked with an asterisk are unlocked immediately; all other characters must be unlocked through gameplay and earning in-game currency. The selection of free characters may change in future updates.
Which Maps Are Included in the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
Below are all the maps included in the MultiVersus open beta:
- Tree Fort, Tree Fort 1 vs. 1 (Adventure Time)
- Batcave (DC)
- Cromulons, Cromulons 1 vs. 1 (Rick and Morty)
- Scooby's Haunted Mansion (Scooby-Doo)
- Sky Arena, Sky Arena Platforms, Sky Arena 1 vs. 1 (Steven Universe)
- Trophy's E.D.G.E.
- Trophy's E.D.G.E. 2
What Modes Can You Play in the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
The MultiVersus open beta will feature all the following game modes:
- 2 vs. 2 — First team to four ring-outs wins
- 1 vs. 1 — First player to two ring-outs wins
- 4-Player Free For All — Player with most ring-outs wins
- The Lab — practice mode
- Co-op vs. AI
- Custom online lobbies
- Local play
On Which Platforms Can You Play the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
The MultiVersus beta is playable on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X and S, Xbox One, and PC via Steam.
Is There Cross-Play and Cross-Progression in the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
Yes, the MultiVersus open beta supports both cross-play and cross-progression. This means you can play against others on any platform, and you can also continue your progress between platforms.
Do You Need PS Plus in Order to Play the MultiVersus Open Beta Test?
No, you do not need to be subscribed to PS Plus to take part in the MultiVersus beta. Like the final game, the beta is totally free-to-play.
Will Progress from the MultiVersus Closed Alpha Test Carry Over to the Full Game?
Yes — game director Tony Huynh confirmed that any progress you make during the open beta will be permanent, and will carry over to the full game at launch.
If you want to know more about the game, check out our MultiVersus guide to learn about each character, Trophies, and how to play. Will you be playing the MultiVersus open beta test? Which characters are your favourites? Throw down in the comments section below.