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Trials Rising open beta dates officially confirmed

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Picture of a dude on a bike jumping around a map in Trials Rising
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Ubisoft have confirmed the open beta dates for their upcoming motorcycle platformer Trials Rising. The game will be available to everyone from 21 to 24 February 2019. The open beta will run on all platforms - PC, Xbox One, PS4 and Switch.

Trials Rising is the newest iteration of Ubisoft's motorcycle platforming series and with the game just around the corner, Ubisoft have decided to offer everyone a chance to try out their creation before the official launch.

The publisher announced that Trials Rising will have an open beta test, scheduled to start on 21 February 2019. The open beta will run for three days. ending on 24 February 2019, and it will be available on all the major platforms - PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.

Ubisoft also confirmed that players will get the opportunity to preload the beta from 19 February 2019. 

As for the content included in the open beta, players will get to test their motorcycling skills on 18 tracks, which will range from easy to extreme difficulty, including four tracks designed to help you work on your technique. These "tutorial tracks" are called University of Trials on-boarding tracks. 

There will be a total of five bikes included - Squid, Rhino, Mantis, Helium and the hilarious two-player Tandem bike. The Helium bike comes with an exclusive Turbo Bike Exhaust which will be yours in the full game if you earn it during the open beta. You can check out the exclusive exhaust in the trailer above.

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In addition to competing against your own times, in Trials Rising open beta you will get to race in online multiplayer on eight tracks, or take on various contracts. On top of that, players will get to complete optional objectives to score some extra rewards.

Ubisoft also included customisation editor with more than 2,000 stickers to help you create a unique bike and show it to the world.

Trials Rising is hitting the shelves on 26 February 2019 and for more info on Ubisoft's platformer, check out the post-launch plans, which will introduce more than 55 tracks, new customisation items and stickers across four seasons.