Fans will finally be able to get some hands-on time with the upcoming multiplayer shooter Star Wars Battlefront when the beta begins on October 8th. The beta will be available for all to join on PS4, Xbox One, and PC from October 8th until October 12th. “The Star Wars Battlefront Beta is a technical test and will give Rebels and Imperials alike just a small taste of the Star Wars™ battle fantasies you can expect to live out when the game launches on November 17.”
Three gamemodes will be available in the beta: “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.”
Star Wars Bettlefront will hit PS4, Xbox One, and Pc on November 17th.