TERA Console Head Start!


TERA’s console Head Start launches Tuesday, March 27 on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One! Pick up a Founder’s Pack and be the first of your friends to get in on the action!

TERA officially launches for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One on Tuesday, April 3. On that date, TERA will be free to play and download from the PlayStation™Store and Xbox Store.

Here’s what you need to know to get started!

When do the servers go live and Founder’s Packs become available?

To help provide a smoother experience on launch day, we’re staggering release across platforms and servers. Head Start and Founder’s Pack release times are as follows:

Xbox One

  • Europe: 4:00 UTC on March 27
  • North America: Midnight EDT on March 27 (9 p.m. PDT on March 26)


  • Europe: 8:00 UTC on March 27
  • North America: 8 a.m. PDT on March 27

How big is the launch client?

  • On Xbox One, the launch client is a 48.2 GB download.
  • On PS4, the launch client is approximately a 42 GB download.

If I participated in Open Beta and still have the game installed on my console, will I need to re-download it?

On PS4, you will be able to update seamlessly to the launch version from both the Open Beta and Open Beta 2 versions.

On Xbox One, you must download the launch version, as it is separate from the previous Open Beta versions. You should delete the Open Beta version of the game if it is still on your hard drive.

Will TERA require Playstation®Plus or Xbox Live subscriptions to play?

A Gold subscription is required to play TERA on Xbox One.

You do not need a PlayStation Plus subscription to play TERA on PS4.

Will character progress, purchases, etc. be wiped from this point forward?


Will there be both PvP / PvE servers to choose from?

There will be both PvP and PvE servers to choose from on launch day across all platforms and regions. Open world PvP is limited to level 65 players.

What classes are available to play at launch?

  • Archer
  • Berserker
  • Brawler
  • Lancer
  • Mystic
  • Priest
  • Slayer
  • Sorcerer
  • Warrior
  • Reaper (must first have a level 40 character on the server)

What dungeons will be available at launch?

  • Bastion of Lok
  • Sinestral Manor
  • Saravash’s Ascent
  • Cultist’s Refuge
  • Necromancer Tomb
  • Golden Labyrinth
  • Akasha’s Hideout
  • Saleron’s Sky Garden
  • Labyrinth of Terror
  • Ebon Tower
  • Balder’s Temple
  • Argon Corpus
  • Manaya’s Core
  • Sabex Armory
  • Macellarius Catacombs
  • Channelworks
  • Kalivan’s Challenge
  • Sky Cruiser Endeavor
  • Vault of Kaprima
  • Echoes of Aranea
  • Baracos’ Trial
  • Akasha’s Trial
  • Celestial Arena
  • Shadow Sanguinary
  • Shadow Sanguinary (Hard)
  • Demokron Factory
  • Demokron Factory (Hard)

The following dungeons will be made available post-launch.

  • Lilith’s Keep
  • Lilith’s Keep (Hard)
  • Ruinous Manor
  • Ruinous Manor (Hard)
  • Harrowhold (Raid Dungeon)

What battlegrounds will be available at launch?

The following battlegrounds are available at launch:

  • Kumas Royale (Level 20)
  • Iron Battleground (Level 25)
  • Fraywind Canyon (Level 65, Capture Point)
  • Champions’ Skyring (Level 65, 3 vs. 3 Arena)

The following battlegrounds will be released post-launch:

  • Gridiron (Level 65, 15 vs. 15 Arena)
  • Corsairs’ Stronghold (Level 65, 20 vs. 20 Siege)

Stay Connected

You can get the latest TERA updates and stay connected to the En Masse team via the following methods:

  • Discord - Join the conversation with other players and EME
  • TERA Forums - See what people are talking about on the forums!
  • Twitter - For the latest updates and news
  • EME Support - Got a problem? Submit a ticket and we’ll help you out!

TERA is a stunning fantasy MMO that features fast-paced action combat; a vast, gorgeous world; and highly customizable characters. Best of all, TERA is FREE to play!