The Soulcalibur series is returning later this year with the long-awaited Soulcalibur VI, and fans will be able to get a taste of the action early via a network test. The network test is for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and the servers have gone live for both versions of the game.
PlayStation 4 gamers can download the game’s network test client here, whereas Xbox One can get the client here. As for how long this network test will last for, it will run from today at 8 AM PT to Sunday at 8 PM PT. Those playing on PS4 do not need a PlayStation Plus subscription, whereas those playing on Xbox One will need an Xbox Live Gold subscription.
Ranked matches will be available to those who take part in the network test, and the following is the complete list of characters that will be available to play as:
Soulcalibur VI launches for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on October 19. There are two story modes available in the game, with one allowing you to control one of the game’s characters and the other allowing you to control your own custom character. A lot’s on the line with this release in the series, as if it doesn’t do well then there likely won’t be a sequel.