Arms Global Testpunch Announced, First Details

Nintendo has announced a “Global Testpunch” online event for Arms.

The upcoming arena-battling game will have an online multiplayer event during the following dates:

  • 5/26 (North America only) at 5 PM Pacific
  • 5/27 at 5 AM Pacific, 11 AM Pacific, and 5 PM Pacific
  • 5/28 at 5 AM Pacific, and 11 AM Pacific
  • 6/2 (North America only) at 5 PM Pacific
  • 6/3 at 5 AM Pacific, 11 AM Pacific, and 5 PM Pacific
  • 6/4 at 5 AM Pacific, and 11 AM Pacific

It’s worth mentioning you can download the new demo right now – however it won’t be playable until the official dates. Further details, like time the events will actually take place, are coming soon. In case you missed it, three new characters Twintelle, Byte & Barq, and Kid Cobra were announced for the game.

Arms is launching for the Nintendo Switch on June 16th.

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  • Uncle Ocelot

    I had a feeling they’d do this, it worked wonders for Splatoon.

  • InkViper

    Free online beta testing and free DLC, nice.