Battlefield 1 beta kicks off in late August
Open Beta for multiplayer shooter will begin August 31
DICE and Electronic Arts have announced the Battlefield 1 Open Beta will begin August 31st on all platforms.
Players who sign up as a Battlefield Insider and choose their platform before August 21st will be eligible to receive early access to the Open Beta.
The Battlefield 1 Open Beta will feature two modes – Conquest and Rush – on the new Sinai Desert map. Playable with up to 64 players, this map includes a new controllable Armored Train behemoth, ridable horses and three new Elite Classes – Sentry, Flame Trooper and Tank Hunter.
EA Access and Origin Access members can try Battlefield 1 before it’s released for a limited time as part of a Play First Trial starting October 13, on Xbox One and PC, respectively. Members also get a 10 percent discount when they purchase the game.
Battlefield 1 is set to release on October 21, 2016 worldwide for Xbox One, Origin for PC and PlayStation 4. Players who pre-order the Early Enlister Deluxe Edition can start playing on October 18.