Prepare for battle as EA has confirmed the official start date for Battlefield 4‘s open beta.
The beta will begin on October 1 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC, the publisher announced. It features Conquest mode on the Siege of Shanghai map. Early access to the beta (date still to be announced) is open to:
- Battlefield 4 Digital Deluxe Edition Origin Pre-orders
- Battlefield 3 Premium members
- Registered owners of Medal of Honor Warfighter Limited Edition or Digital Deluxe Edition
EA also confirmed that Battlefield 4 will be available to purchase before the next-gen consoles are available in North America–for Xbox One in Europe. The game will be available from November 19 in North America and November 21 in Europe for Xbox One, and on PlayStation 4 from November 12 in North America and November 29 in Europe.