Final Fantasy XV Comrades Multiplayer Beta To Be Updated; New Testing Phase Starting Next Week

Francesco De Meo
Final Fantasy XV

The Final Fantasy XV Comrades Multiplayer Expansion closed beta has begun yesterday, and all Season Pass owners can finally try out the game's multiplayer mode. Next week, they will also be getting another chance and with some improvements to the experience as well.

Today, Square Enix confirmed that the Final Fantasy XV Comrades Multiplayer Expansion beta will receive an update introducing some matchmaking improvements. A new testing phase has also been confirmed for August 11th - August 13th.

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If you missed them last week, you can find all the most important details on the beta below.


Requires purchase of Season Pass and a subscription to PlayStation®Plus or an Xbox Live Gold membership.


Available August 3 to August 8, 2017 (projected)

Playable Characters

Create, control, and save up to eight avatars.


Customize avatars with elements limited to the test version.


Choose from katana, club, dagger, and shuriken weapons. Attack patterns vary from those of Noctis.

Royal Sigils

Invoke the powers of sovereigns for your avatar with this new feature. Equip one of four default royal sigils in the test version.


Begin at test version base camp and play through a custom tutorial.


Choose from one of three quests, with up to three legs to each quest. All players will be matched online in the test version.


Retrieve one ingredient per person per quest, and have the camp cook prepare a meal afterward.


Receive meteorshards as quest rewards. Meteorshards cannot be used in the test version.

Added Features

Interact with other players using preset chat messages. Also supports voice chat.

Final Fantasy XV is now out on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The Comrades Multiplayer expansion will release on a yet to be confirmed date.

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