Xbox Users Get Giddy With Anticipation as Battlefield 2042 Beta Early Access Crops Up

Published 08/29/2021, 12:19 PM EDT


Ever since the arrival of the trailers earlier this year, Battlefield 2042 has captured the eyes of the FPS community. The latest title of the iconic warfare franchise has received a lot of positive reviews for its attempts to have old-school gameplay. With explosions and all-out action, it seems like fans want DICE to allow them to create crazy ‘Only on Battlefield’ moments.

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The game is still a few weeks away from its October 22 release date. However, within a few days, fans might see an Early Access Beta program crop up. A lot of leaks and rumors have popped up about the open technical tests for the new game. But, fans received little news about that until Microsoft finally showcased the answer that fans have waited for a long time.

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Microsoft reveals Battlefield 2042 Beta Early Access program

A new Microsoft website showcases the long-awaited early access program for the upcoming FPS title. The page reveals some of the details for the Battlefield 2042 Beta Early Access for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S consoles. Players who have pre-ordered the title can gain early access to the title and play the open beta for the DICE game. Along with that, EA Play members can also join in on the fun, and have the time of their lives as well.

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When will the Early Access Beta Program begin?

Earlier this year, the developers at DICE had mentioned the release window for the open beta. Even though fans don’t have the official release date for the early access, they can expect to see it arrive sometime in September. So far, Battlefield 2042 has already had technical tests these past few weeks after many players signed up for it. Not many details have come out of it. However, some fans have worries about hackers plaguing the game from the beginning itself, which can be catastrophic.

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EA and DICE will soon reveal the official release date of the Early Access Open Beta program for Battlefield 2042. Until then, fans of the game will have to wait, and maybe spend more time before the game’s full release in October. So far, fans have only said positive things about the title, and they hope that the open beta program proves just that.

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Rupesh Nair

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Rupesh is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. Currently a student at Mumbai University, he has been involved with eSports since his childhood. Having played titles like Fallout 4, Minecraft, FIFA, Portal 2 and Halo 4 extensively, Rupesh has a deep understanding of the sport.

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