Smash+Grab Closed Beta Weekend Arriving Friday, Keys Available

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Sep 6, 2016
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United Front Games’ new team-based melee frenzy Smash+Grab will host a beta weekend that players can take part in this Friday.

After a brief showing at PAX West, Smash+Grab will be going available to the public, as long as they can secure a beta key. This beta weekend will launch through Steam on Friday, September 9th at 9a.m. PDT and continue through Sunday, September 11th at 10 p.m. PDT.

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Here’s what you can expect to do during the beta test:

Beta participants from around the world will face-off online as rival gangs, battling for loot, weapons and infamy in the closed-off shopping districts of a dystopian future.

They’ll assemble and customize a lethal crew of colorful characters and take to the streets of Union Bay with the goal of looting $50,000 in 15 minutes. In match, they’ll loot materials to craft insane weapon mods and work with their teammates to outfight and outthink their opponents as each rapid-fire round progresses.

United Front Games have partnered with a number of sites to offer beta keys that guarantee access to the three-day Smash+Grab event. The first partner announced is Alienware Arena and over five thousand keys are available for anyone with an Alienware Arena account.

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Razer and PC Gamer have also partnered up with United Front Games and interested gamers can head over to the announcement page and sign up to secure a code to play the closed Smash+Grab beta later this weekend.

Smash+Grab will be out later this month on Steam Early Access. You can learn more about the game from our previous report.

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