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Wuthering Waves release countdown: Exact start time and date

Mark your calendar.

If games like Genshin Impact and Honkai Star Rail leave you starry-eyed, chances are you are aware of Kuro Games’ upcoming RPG title, Wuthering Waves. While it has yet to make it to the market, it’s coming soon.

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Promising a rich storyline, detailed open world, and engaging combat mechanics, Wuthering Waves is one of the most anticipated releases of 2024. Having conducted multiple successful closed beta tests, Kuro Games is ready to unveil its new masterpiece globally. Read on for the exact time and date you’ll get your hands on Wuthering Waves.

Wuthering Waves start time and date

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It’s coming soon. Image via KURO GAMES

Wuthering Waves releases on May 23 at 10:00 UTC+8 (May 22 19:00 PT), according to the in-game timer and official tweet. The countdown below is ticking down to the release in Central Time.

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Here’s what time Wuthering Waves will release in some key time zones:

  • PT: 7pm on May 22
  • ET: 10pm on May 22
  • CT: 9pm on May 22
  • BST: 3am on May 23
  • CET: 4am on May 23
  • AEST: 12pm AEST on May 23

Wuthering Waves will release multiple platforms, including PC and mobile (Android, iOS), and a PlayStation port may happen soon, according to leaks.

You can pre-register for Wuthering Waves via the Epic Games Store for PC, the App Store for iOS, and the Play Store for Android. Doing so will preload the game on your device as soon as it’s available. Interestingly, Kuro Games is also hosting a pre-register milestone event now, so you can earn in-game goodies based on the number of players pre-registering.

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