Gundam Evolution: Release date, trailer, gameplay, & everything we know

Gundam Evolution mechsBandai Namco

Gundam Evolution is an upcoming team-based FPS game that enables players to pilot monolithic mechs and duke it out in fast-paced battles, so find out everything you need to know about the release date, beta sign-ups, and gameplay before the title officially launches below.

Gundam Evolution aims to capture all the adrenaline-fueled action from the hit anime series by giving pilots access to a variety of deadly mechs. The upcoming free-to-play title has already sparked a lot of interest from the Overwatch community, with many being blown away by Bandai Namco’s own take on the hero shooter

Just like the team-focused battles of Overwatch, Gundam Evolution is all about objective play and coordinating with your team to claim a dominant victory. Battles can be fast and often incredibly fierce, with many mechs taking on different archetypal roles. 

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So, if you’re a diehard Gundam fan or just wish to add another Overwatch-style game to your library, then we have outlined everything you need to know about Gundam Evolution. 


Gundam Evolution release date

Gundam firing a gunBandai Namco
Gundam Evolution will release this year.

Gundam Evolution will release on Steam on September 22nd, 2022. This means players won’t have to wait much longer before they can pilot their very own mech and begin taking part in the game’s action-packed multiplayer.

Those looking to play Gundam Evolution on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox One will need to wait a little longer. The regional release dates are below:

  • Europe: December 1st, 2022
  • North America: November 30, 2022
  • Asia: December 1, 2022

Is there a Gundam Evolution beta?

Gundam using an RPGBandai Namco
The Gundam Evolution beta enables players to test out the game ahead of release.

The latest Gundam Evolution network test has now concluded, so you’ll need to wait for the full release to dive back into the mech vs mech multiplayer. 

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What platforms will Gundam Evolution be released on?

Gundam Evolution battle gameplayBandai Namco
Gundam Evolution will release on a variety of platforms.

Gundam Evolution will release on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. There is currently no news on whether the game will be released on Nintendo Switch, so those looking to play the mech-based action could be out of luck. 

Gundam Evolution trailer

To celebrate the PC launch of Gundam Evolution, a launch trailer was released. It’s filled with intense battles, some gameplay, and a few hints regarding the Mech Mobile Suits you’ll be able to use.

Gundam Evolution gameplay

Gundam Evolution will launch with a roster of 12 playable Mobile Suits and will pit players against each other in 6v6 PvP combat across three objective-based game modes. However, to achieve a dominant win over your mechanized foes, you’ll need to master and switch between the game’s monolithic mechs. 

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Each unit has its very own unique playstyle, attack skills, support functions, and HP levels. Just like with Overwatch, teams that coordinate and synergize their attacks will be able to maximize their damage and chances of securing game-winning plays. 

So, there you have it, everything you need to know about Gundam Evolution. Make sure you check out our other game release hubs to get all the latest information on upcoming titles.

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