EA has announced details for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront 2 open beta. The Beta will run from 6th October until the 9th October.
The beta will be open two days earlier for those who have pre-ordered Star Wars Battlefront 2. EA has shared details of what the beta will include on the PlayStation Blog. The beta will have players taking part in a 40-player Galactic Assault on Naboo, this battle will take place on the streets of Theed and was first shown during E3 last month.
Players will be able to fight on on either side of the battle as the Republic clones or the Separatist droid army. Players will also have four classes to choose from which are Assault, Heavy, Officer, or Specialist. Players will also be able to pilot prequel-era vehicles and control iconic Star Wars heroes.
The open beta will also include the multiplayer starfighter assault mode. As yet EA have not shared many details on what this mode will include, the publisher has stated however that players will “be able to take part in an epic starfighter assault set during the original trilogy era, piloting an assortment of Star Wars’ greatest ships in an objective-based, multi-stage battle.”. EA confirmed that more details on the starfighters will be revealed at Gamescom in August.