DICE and Electronic Arts announced the Battlefield 1 Open Beta slated to begin August 31st on Xbox One, PC via Origin and PlayStation 4. Players who sign up as a Battlefield Insider and choose their platform before August 21st will be eligible to receive early access to the Open Beta. The Battlefield 1 Open Beta will feature two franchise favorite modes – Conquest and Rush – on the new Sinai Desert map. Playable with up to 64 players, this map includes a new controllable Armored Train behemoth, ridable horses and three new Elite Classes – Sentry, Flame Trooper and Tank Hunter.
Fans can check out the Open Beta gameplay content before August 31st by watching the Battlefield 1 Squads livestream on August 16th at 12pm PT at http://www.twitch.tv/battlefield or by going to play the game this week at gamescom in Cologne, Germany.