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Marvel Rivals Finally Set To Debut On Console Platforms

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The gaming community buzzed with excitement during the PlayStation State of Play event where the announcement came that Marvel Rivals will make its way to gaming consoles with an upcoming Closed Beta phase, paving the way for full release soon after.

Eager fans have been clamoring for confirmation on whether Marvel Rivals would bridge the gap to console gaming. The wait ended with an announcement at the highly-anticipated May 2024 State of Play event, where it was revealed that Marvel Rivals will be entering a Closed Beta for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles.

Console Launch Schedule for Marvel Rivals

July 2024 is set to mark the debut of Marvel Rivals’ Closed Beta for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles. NetEase stopped short of disclosing an exact date for the launch. They stirred further excitement by unveiling two more characters, Venom and Adam Warlock, poised to join the game’s already impressive lineup. Feast your eyes on the official teaser, showcasing these new entrants in action-packed gameplay sequences.

Note that Marvel Rivals’ journey to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S will start with a focus on testing during the Closed Beta period. The duration of this phase remains undisclosed but will serve to fine-tune the gameplay experience. Gamers are encouraged to partake in this early opportunity to dive into this captivating shooter, whether flying solo or teaming up with friends.

Marvel Rivals PlayStation 5 Closed Beta Reveal

PlayStation 5 players can look forward to an exclusive bonus—a special Scarlet Spider outfit—when Marvel Rivals officially kicks off in July. While it remains unclear if this will be a bonus item requiring purchase, it’s quite possible that it will be offered as a complimentary gift for PlayStation participants in the Closed Beta.

For those seeking the full scoop on the Closed Beta release of Marvel Rivals on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S, stay tuned. Do you intend to join the Closed Beta? Share your thoughts with us in the comments! For more updates and guides on Marvel Rivals, our Guide Hub is your go-to resource.

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