Enable practice mode in the client and let us play offline during the wait.
Let us open the game and play in the practice mode via the warrior select screen while the servers are offline.
Just found out there are some more advanced combos and things and it would be amazing to be able to play the current build in practice mode while we waited for however long it will be.
Have patience, friend! In about 1 hour I will post a guide on how to do just this!