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Bleeding Edge release date announced at X019, set to arrive in March 2020

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What you need to know

  • Bleeding Edge is a multiplayer melee brawler in development at Ninja Theory.
  • At X019, Rahni Tucker, Creative Director of Bleeding Edge, shared a new trailer and the release date.
  • Bleeding Edge is now set to release on March 24, 2020.
  • Bleeding Edge is included in Xbox Game Pass (opens in new tab).

Rahni Tucker, Creative Director of Bleeding Edge at Ninja Theory, stopped by Inside Xbox at X019 to talk about Bleeding Edge. Tucker revealed the release date for Bleeding Edge, which is set to be available on March 24, 2020. There's also a new trailer for Bleeding Edge, which you can take a look at below.

The closed beta begins on February 14, 2020 and is open to anyone who preorders the game. Preorders will also get some cosmetic DLC called the Punk Pack, which includes a variety of special skins for some of the different characters and some other items. Bleeding Edge is coming to Xbox One and PC. Like all Xbox Game Studios titles, Bleeding Edge is included at launch in Xbox Game Pass.

For more information on Bleeding Edge, you can check out this preview of the game from our Senior Xbox Editor Jez Corden, who tried it out at E3 2019.

Bleeding Edge Xbox preview: Don't underestimate this badass cyberpunk brawler

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Samuel Tolbert is a freelance writer covering gaming news, previews, reviews, interviews and different aspects of the gaming industry, specifically focusing on Xbox and PC gaming on Windows Central. You can find him on Twitter @SamuelTolbert.

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  • I know this isn't really what I was hoping for from Ninja Theory given their pedigree, I'm still kind of excited to give it a try, mainly because I feel I will be better at a melee brawler than a shooter like Overwatch.