The Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta period is just weeks away. Want to know how to get ready for it? Here's everything you need.
Street Fighter 6 seems to be ticking all the right boxes for fans of the series and general gaming lovers - exciting new mechanics? Yes! Cool new characters and interesting redesigns of old fan favorites? On deck, interesting single-player modes? They got those as well.
Naturally, with all the anticipation building up ahead of a 2023 release, fans interested in trying out a demo or beta have been clamoring Capcom for one - and the Japanese devs have delivered once again.
Access to the Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta is in high demand so if you want to learn how to get access to it, we'll tell you all the information you need to know.
Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta - How To Register
You can sign up for the beta via the Capcom official Street Fighter website. Once there, click on the Apply for the Closed Beta button. This will send you to another page in which you have to either login or create a Capcom ID, which you'll need to opt-in for the beta.
If you don't have a Capcom ID yet, head out to this page to create one. Once done, make sure to go to Account Settings and link either your PSN, Xbox Live, or Steam accounts as they'll be required for the Closed Beta of Street Fighter 6.
Once you've done this, head back to the Closed Beta application page and select which console you want to be selected for, agree to their Terms of Service and click apply, and that's it! The lucky few will be selected via random lottery and you should be getting an announcement after October 5 of whether you were invited or not.
Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta - Schedule & Platforms
The SF6 Closed Beta period will begin on October 7, 2022, at 07:00 UTC, ending on October 10, 2022, at 07:00 UTC.
You'll be able to play it on the following consoles:
- PlayStation 5
- Xbox Series X/S
- PC via Steam
Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta - Playable Characters & Features
Almost all revealed characters for Street Fighter 6 will be available during the beta, excluding Dhalsim, Blanka, and E. Honda, as well as a plethora of features the game will launch with.
- Character Creation
- Ranked Matches
- Casual Matches
- Battle Hub Matches
- Open Tournaments
- Training Mode
- Hub Goods Shop
- Extreme Battles
- Game Center
- DJ Booth
- Photo Spot
As you can see, there's plenty of stuff to sink your teeth in. We hope you get lucky enough to get access to the beta!