NCSoft will have a closed beta for Blade & Soul before the wuxia-inspired online game launches in the first quarter of 2016. On October 30, the English language closed beta will go live. A French and German closed beta test will begin on November 24.
The Blade & Soul closed beta will be open for a minimum of five weekends with at least 20 days where players can log on. Access to the Blade & Soul closed beta test is included with any of the Founder’s Packs, which range from $24.99 to the $124.99 Master Pack