A few weeks ago EA announced that they would be holding a beta for Star Wars Battlefront sometime in early October and now that the company has revealed new details about the beta, it seems that it won’t be very hard to gain access to it. The company has announced that the Star Wars Battlefront beta will run on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC starting on October 8th to October 12th and since the are going to try and test how well they can handle a large player base, the beta will be open to all players and will not require any special steps to access.
As previously detailed, the following modes and maps will be playable once the beta goes live:
- 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.