Join our closed beta and help forge the future of Crucible! You can participate in our weekly playtests to try out the most recent changes and give feedback to help us improve the game. Learn more and sign up for the closed beta here.Beta GiftAs a limited-time thank-you to players who are joining us in beta, if you download the game and log in during Pre-Season, youll receive 1,000 Credits for use in the in-game store! Learn more.Welcome to CrucibleCrucible is currently in Closed Beta, so well be adding core features and improving the game to prepare for the launch of our first major season in the future.Crucible is a team-based action shooter driven by the choices you make. Each match in Crucible is a fight for survival and control. Not only will you be going toe-to-toe with your fellow competitors, but youll have to adapt and overcome all the challenges the planet itself throws your way. You and your teammates will need to work together to take down alien creatures, capture objectives, and pursue your opponents in search of victory.HUNT LEVEL ADAPTWhether you prefer to bring an axe to a gunfight, think that the best way to solve problems is by lighting them on fire, or want to keep your options open with multiple weapons, theres a hunter to suit your playstyle. Crucible's 10 hunters each come with their own unique set of abilitieshow you use them is up to you.Begin every match on a level playing field. Each hunter has their full array of weapons and abilities at their disposal from the word go.Before each match, youll select which upgrades to unlock as you level up. With these upgrades, you can define how your hunter fights. Bring along additional utility and tricks or go all-in on your damage outputit's up to you.Essence is a strange substance with incredible properties, and it's the object of all the commotion on the planet Crucible. You can get it from opponents and creatures you kill, or by controlling objectives. As you collect Essence, you'll level up.You'll get access to your pre-selected upgrades with each of your first five levels. After that, more levels mean more power and health.Use your abilities and your wits to master the environment and battle conditions around you. Learn the lay of the land and use it to your advantage. Capitalize on events, grab all the Essence you can, hunt down the opposition, and claim victory.Heart of the HivesHives are lethal drone-spitting terrors that spawn across the battlefield. Capturing the hearts they leave behind as they die is your key to victory. Each match is a four-on-four fight to be the first team to capture three hearts.