For Honor – What the Development Team Learned From the Closed Alpha

For Honor’s recent closed alpha yielded glorious victories, heartbreaking defeats, and a mountain of feedback. Members of the development team have been poring over all the information gathered during the long weekend and they’re already hard at work refining, balancing, and readying For Honor for the next step. In the video below, producer Stephane Cardin shares statistics on player behavior, including average play time, matchmaking speed, and more. He also elaborates on what the strongest lessons were from the Alpha and how the team is addressing these issues.

What else did the team learn? Check out the For Honor infographic below to see the most popular heroes and modes, as well as average match duration per mode and other stats:

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