To apply for the upcoming Closed Beta Test 1, you will need a Japanese Bandai Namco ID. In this guide, we will explain how to properly create an account through the Bandai Namco website. Please note that during the entire process you do not need to have a VPN active with a Japanese IP. Every step below can be done without a VPN.
1. Access to Bandai Namco ID
Click “here” to open the Bandai Namco id website.
2. Sign Up
2.1 You do not have to choose the display language as “Japanese”. However if you do, you can use a website translation plugin or extension from your browser to auto translate the website to English. Keep in mind you will still have to select the region as JAPAN when registering.
2.2 Make sure that “Sign Up With an Email Address” is chosen and then simply enter your email and choose a password. Click on “Next”.
2.3 Select Asia and Japan as your Country and Region. Then you must agree to the ToS by checking the box on the bottom left. Proceed by clicking on “Agree”.
2.4 An authentication code will be sent to your email within a few minutes. Make sure to copy and paste it into the “Authentication Code” field. After that, you proceed by clicking on “Authenticate”.
2.5 You have now successfully created a Bandai Namco ID. Click on “Register Additional Information” to add the last few information required to complete the account registration.
2.6 Enter a Date of Birth and select your Gender. To complete the registration, click on “Register Information”.
2.7 Congratulations, you have now created a Bandai Namco ID with which you can apply for Blue Protocol with.
Applying for the CBT 1
Now that we have registered for a Bandai Namco ID we are able to sign up on the main website. To start the application process, go to the following link here.
1. PC Specifications
Scroll all the way down near the bottom of the page. From the menu, select your system performance settings that you are able to enter the test with. The third option on the right states your system can play at the highest setting and the left option refers to having less than the recommended settings.
2. Terms and Conditions
After selecting your system performance capability, you must agree to the terms and conditions. Simply check mark the box to agree to the terms.
This is the most crucial step. Please make sure you have already made your Bandai Namco ID. If you have not yet made a Bandai Namco ID, we highly recommend checking our guide here before continuing.
4. Sign Up
Click the “Log In With Your BANDAI NAMCO ID” button on the left and enter your information.
5. Additional information
If you wish to receive newsletters from the Blue Protocol team, you can check the box on the bottom. After you complete the form, hit the big yellow button to register your information.
A screen will appear which states that your information has registered successfully. Hit the yellow button to be redirected to the Blue Protocol website.
You have completed the application process and will be redirected to the main website. You should see a notice stating that your application has been accepted into their system. Check your inbox to make sure you received an email that is similar to the one below.