The street fighter 6 Open beta dates have been announced by Capcom. The news comes from an official blog post on the official SF6 Website. Along with confirming open beta dates, Capcom revealed the characters fans can expect to fill the roster during testing. The developer also shared more information about the content that will be available. We’ve gathered the details below, including how to sign up and create a Capcom ID.
Street Fighter 6 open beta dates and times
The street fighter 6 Open Beta runs from May 19, 2023 midnight PDT to May 21, 2023 midnight PDT.
SF6 Open Beta Platforms
The street fighter 6 Open Beta will be available on PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
How to preload the Street Fighter 6 beta
You can preload the beta beginning May 16, 2023 at midnight PDT.
How to sign up for the SF6 open beta
To participate in the open beta, you must complete several quick and easy requirements outlined by Capcom. The biggest “hurdle” will be linking your accounts.
- Meet the age requirements in your region to play the game.
- Meet the requirements to run street fighter 6.
- Have an account on your desired platform.
- Sign up for a Capcom ID and link a platform.
Both SF5 And SF4 are rated T. SF6 received a rating of 15+ in South Korea at the end of 2022. Additionally, an account on your “Platform of Choice” simply refers to a Steam Account, PlayStation Account, or Microsoft Account.
The open beta is not currently available in stores, but should be available during the preload period on May 16th. Once it’s available, all you have to do is download it.
Is PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live required to play the beta?
Technically no. You don’t need to subscribe to PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live to play street fighter 6 Beta. However, Capcom has confirmed that, unsurprisingly, you can access the online features for SF6 if you have not subscribed to these services.
How to create a Capcom ID and link accounts
Creating a Capcom ID is super easy, and if you’re a fan of the developer’s games, you’ve probably already done so. Unless, Go to the CID Capcom page here, and click Sing. Just follow the instructions and you’re good to go.
Linking your accounts to your Capcom ID is also pretty easy. Capcom has a full tutorial on linking your accounts which guides you step by step through the process.
Will there be crossplay?
Yes, Capcom has confirmed that there will be crossplay functionality in the game street fighter 6 open beta.
The list of playable characters
Capcom confirmed that eight characters will be available during the open beta testing phase. The roster is the same that was available during the closed beta period in December 2022. Here is the list of fighters:
- Chun Li
Tiers included in Open Beta
As with the list of characters that SF6 The open beta will also contain the same phases as the closed beta. There are six to choose from, including:
- Carrier Byron Taylor
- Genbu Temple
- Metro City downtown
- The macho ring
- Tian Hongyuan
- training room
Other content available during Street Fighter 6 Beta 3
For those lucky enough to get into the game’s closed beta periods, the content available this time around will also be the same. There will be no surprises here. Fans have access to avatar and character creation. There will be daily challenges, ranked matches and casual matches, as well as open tournaments. The official blog post has a bigger overview of everything.
That’s what we know about them street fighter 6 Open Beta characters, dates and times, including how to sign up and preload. SF6 will be released right around the corner on June 2nd for PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X|S.