“Dissidia Final Fantasy NT” Lines Up Closed Beta Dates for the West

Those looking forward to trying out the console version of Dissidia Final Fantasy will get a chance to do so later this month. Square Enix announced plans to hold a closed beta test in the Americas and Europe, starting at 9:00am Pacific Time on August 26 and running until 9:00am on September 4. 


Here’s a quick link to regional sign-ups:

North America



The three-on-three action will be playable with a total of 14 characters during the closed beta period, appropriately including one a piece from Final Fantasy through Final Fantasy XIV. Here’s the list, in chronological order from I-XIV: Warrior of Light, Firion, Onion Knight, Cecil, Bartz, Terra, Cloud, Squall, Zidane, Tidus, Shantotto, Vaan, Lightning, and Y’shtola.


You can also see another look at Jecht from Final Fantasy X thanks to an official screen. Square Enix announced the antagonist as part of the upcoming August arcade update, and he’ll also join in on the action in the PS4 version early next year. 




Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS, every week at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.