XDefiant will be released on May 21 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S and PC

XDefiant will be released on May 21 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S and PC

William D’Angelo
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Ubisoft has announced the free-to-play multiple players first-person shooter, XChallengingis launched for the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC through Ubisoft Join us on May 21.

Read details about the game below:

XDefiant will be live on May 21st

Soon…will be faster. Thank you to everyone who participated in the Server Test Session! It was exciting to see all the love for the game and great feedback that was shared. When we come out of the test, we can say that with pride We will launch our preseason on May 21st on PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. The preseason lasts 6 weeks before the seasonal rhythm starts.

Preseason details

Launch time:

The preseason starts on May 21st2024 at 10am PT/1pm ET.


The game includes the Preseason content that was included in the server testing session.


  • Echelon
  • Phantoms
  • Cleaners
  • Libertad
  • Dedsec (after unlocking or purchase)


  • Arena
  • Attica Heights
  • Stupid
  • Echelon Headquarters
  • Emporium
  • Freedom
  • May Day
  • Meltdown
  • Halfway through
  • Nudleplex
  • Pueblito
  • Show Time
  • Times Square
  • Zoo


  • Domination
  • hot shot
  • Occupy
  • Escort
  • Zone control

New! Practice list in Ranked mode

Practice our upcoming Ranked Mode and compete against each other in competitive 4v4 matches. This playlist contains:

  • 4v4 versions of: Domination, Occupy, Escort, Zone Control


Rewards unlocked during the Server Test Session and Insider Sessions will be available at launch.

The future

As a reminder, we have an exciting Year 1 ahead, with new content every season.

After our 6-week preseason, XDefiant is on a seasonal cadence. Every three months the community can expect new weapons, maps, events and a new faction.

In total, year 1 includes an additional:

  • 4 factions
  • 12 weapons
  • 12 cards

We’ll expect more communication and details soon in the weeks leading up to launch, but we can’t wait to see you all in-game on May 21st!

A lifelong and avid gamer, William D’Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was hired as a junior analyst in 2010. In 2012, he worked his way up to lead analyst and took over hardware estimates in 2017. He has his involvement in the gaming community by producing content himself Youtube Channel And Twitch channel. You can contact the author on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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