Hallelujah! Today EA announced that Star Wars Battlefront will be having an open beta, and it begins October 8th. The beta will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on PC via Origin between October 8 and October 12.
The beta will let you experience three modes across three planets including:
- Walker Assault on Hoth: Fight in epic 40-player battles as a Rebel to destroy the Empire’s onslaught of AT-AT’s by calling in Y-wing bombers. Or, side with the Empire and protect your walkers while utilizing their mighty weaponry to crush the Rebel objective.
- Drop Zone on Sullust: Escape pods are crashing down and you and your team must fight to control them. With its frantic 8v8 matches, Drop Zone is sure to put your combat and strategy skills to the test.
- Survival Mission on Tatooine: Play alone or with a friend via co-op or split-screen as you battle to hold off waves of Imperial forces including AT-ST’s, TIE fighters, elite stormtroopers and more.
For more details on the beta feel free to check out the announcement page. Star Wars Battlefront is set to release November 17th on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.