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Throw some punches in the One Punch Man: World closed beta

The One Punch Man: World closed beta rolls out in the US and Canada later this month, while pre-registrations open across various regions.

One Punch Man World closed beta - One Punch Man getting ready to throw a punch while people fight in the background

Crunchyroll is almost ready to roll out the One Punch Man: World closed beta, with access becoming available for select players later this month. As the name indicates, this online mobile game puts you in the world of One Punch Man, so if you happen to be a fan of the anime and manga series, this one’s for you.

Thanks to all of the fun and chaos, we’re sure One Punch Man: World is destined to be on our list of the best anime games – just look at that stellar cast. Yes, the titular One Punch Man himself is present, but so are numerous other fan-favorite characters such as Silverfang, Mumen Rider, Genos, Atomic Samurai, and more.

To match the fantastic cast, there’s some new lore for you to explore as you dive head-first into some anime battles. For those of you who want to experience the legendary bouts from the anime, you’re in luck, as they’re present in One Punch Man: World. Better still, if you want something a bit different, the game offers that, too, as you get to experience various perspectives throughout the battles. Yes, that includes seeing it through the villains’ eyes.

When is the One Punch Man: World closed beta?

The One Punch Man: World closed beta begins on October 18. If you want to have a chance of participating and are in the US and Canada, you can sign up. As exciting as the idea of playing this game is, it’s important to remember that not everyone who signs up will get access.

How do I pre-register for One Punch Man: World?

One Punch Man: World pre-registrations are now open through the One Punch Man: World website, Google Play, and the App Store. Be you a PC, Android, or iOS lover, you can get access to the game when it is released.

At the time of writing, the following regions can pre-register:

  • US
  • UK
  • Canada
  • The Nordics
  • Latin America
  • South Africa
  • New Zealand

If you need something to keep you busy while you wait for One Punch Man: world, check out our picks for the best One Piece games, Dragon Ball games, and Naruto games on Switch and mobile.