Sledgehammer Games has announced today that the Call of Duty: WWII multiplayer open beta will start on September 29th on Steam, until October 2nd, 2017. The best part is you don’t have to preorder a copy to gain access.
The developer wanted to to stress test their core systems and online backend infrastructure at a large scale provided by a huge crowd of players. Theis beta is important as it is also designed to give PC players their first hands-on experience of the game, and Sledgehammer Games will be taking this opportunity to fine-tune the game and gathering vital feedback from the community.
[quote style=’1′ cite=” title=”]”This test is a critical step on our road to delivering the best possible online experience on Steam at launch in November,” according to Sledgehammer Games in a statement.[/quote]
Activision has released the minimum PC specifications for the Call of Duty: WWII open beta. These specs could change following the PC Open Beta, and the final specs will be revealed before launch.
OS: Windows 7 64-Bit or later
CPU: Intel® Core™ i3 3225 or equivalent
RAM: 8 GB RAM
HDD: 25 GB HD space
Video: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 660 @ 2 GB / AMD Radeon™ HD 7850 @ 2GB or better
DirectX: Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalent
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Sound Card: DirectX Compatible
Call of Duty: WWII slated for a release on November 3rd, 2017 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.