The Open Beta for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III begins today (October 8) at 10AM PT for the entire PlayStation community, and ends next Tuesday (October 10 at 10 AM PT). The four days between October 6-10 are classified as ‘Weekend One’ exclusive to the PS4 and PS5 communities.
In that time, PlayStation Early Access launched for two days between October 6-7. If you missed it, you’ve plenty of time to drop back in before the Beta ends.
‘Weekend Two’ rolls out from October 12-16 – otherwise known as the Crossplay Beta. Early Access launches from October 12-13 exclusively for the Xbox and PC communities. An Open Beta for PlayStation launches the same day. From October 14-16, all platforms can play.
If you’ve pre-ordered a digital copy of the title, you will not need a Beta code to participate. A code will be automatically assigned to players. If you’ve pre-ordered a physical copy of the title, the Beta code can be found on a store or email-issued receipt.
Four maps and four game modes will be accessible in the Beta across the first weekend. The maps are as follows: Ground War Map – Popov Power, Skidrow, and Estate. Rust will be available in the Open Beta. The game modes include Team Deathmatch, Domination, Hardpoint, and Ground War. Kill Confirmed (a remixed version of Team Deathmatch) will launch in the Open Beta.
Read up on everything else for the Beta here.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III will launch on Friday, November 10, 2023, across the PS5, PS4, Xbox One and Series consoles, and PC. In other news, the Call of Duty franchise has another four annual titles scheduled in the pipeline, taking the series to 2027.