Battlefield 4 Beta begins October 1

Electronic Arts have announced that the open beta for upcoming shooter Battlefield 4 will launch October 1. The open beta will be available for everyone on the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC platforms. The beta takes place ahead of the official launch which is set for October 29.

It was previously announced that an “Exclusive” Battlefield 4 beta would be available for Battlefield 3 Premium owners, anyone who preordered the Battlefield 4 Digital Deluxe version as well as owners of Medal of Honor: Warfighter. However there have been no further details on when this “Exclusive” beta will be releasing for those who match the criteria above.

Battlefield 4 will be available November 19 (NA)/November 21 (EU) for Xbox One and November 12 (NA)/November 29 (EU) for PlayStation 4.