EA’s dodgeball-inspired action game, Knockout City, will soon have an open beta. The open beta for the multiplayer game is live April 2-4, and it supports crossover games. The beta is free and available to everyone on PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series X | S, Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam, Origin and Epic Games Store).
In terms of beta content, it has everything from the previous beta, which includes Moon, Cage and Bomb balls, as well as concussion, Rooftop Rumble and Knockout Roundabout games. More content has been added for this new beta, including the Sniper Ball, Back Alley Brawl map and 1
The Knockout City beta will be available in stages throughout the weekend, and you can see the availability times below.
Knockout City Beta Times
- 06:00 PT April 2 – 18:00 PT April 4
- 09:00 ET 2 April – 21:00 ET 4 April
- 14:00 GMT April 2 – 14:00 GMT April 5
- 15:00 CET April 2 – 15:00 CET April 5
Preload for Knockout City beta is available right now on all platforms. In addition, everyone taking part in the beta will receive the Beta Blue Booster slider and Beta Brawler player icon when the game is released on May 21st.
EA also emphasized that when Knockout City launches in May, there will be a free trial on all platforms, with the entire game. All progress continues if you decide to pick up the entire game, while there are also special cosmetic rewards available for those who upgrade from the free trial to the entire game.
Knockout City is inspired by dodgeball and is a multiplayer game where players try to knock out other players using a ball, which can have all different types of special features. The game is developed by Velan Studios, which is made as Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit.
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