Astral Chain is the latest title courtesy of the talented folk over at PlatinumGames. With the fast-paced and frenetic action the developer is known for, combined with an anime feel, Astral Chain is sure to be a favorite with many. Here’s what the preload and unlock times are for Astral Chain.
What the Preload & Unlock Times Are for Astral Chain
If you’re unaware of exactly what preload and unlock times are, let us quickly explain.
A preload time is basically when you’ll be able to start downloading and preload the game onto your system from. This normally comes prior to the release date, meaning you’ll be ready to go as soon as it turns release day.
An unlock time is when your preload of any game will then become playable. While you can preload a game before its official release date, it’ll remain ‘locked’ and unplayable until the release date comes around.
Astral Chain Preload
The good news is, Astral Chain’s preload has already begun. In fact, you’ve been able to preload the game onto your Switch for over a month now, with Nintendo officially announcing it via its NOA Twitter account.
How to Preload Astral Chain
Here are the steps you need to take to preload the game on Nintendo Switch:
- Open the eShop
- Search ‘Astral Chain’
- Add to Cart and Make Payment
- Select Option to Preload
Astral Chain Unlock Time
Depending on where you live in the world, Astral Chain’s unlock time will vary. Essentially, you’re going to have to wait until 12 AM ET on the game’s release date, according to Nintendo.
That’s everything you need to know on Astral Chain’s preload and unlock times. For more tips, tricks, and guides, be sure to search for Twinfinite. We’ll be sure to have a complete wiki to guide you every step of the way through your adventure once the game releases. We’ve also listed some other helpful guides for you down below.