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Final Fantasy 14 Open Beta on PS5 is Now Live
Final Fantasy 14 Open Beta on PS5 is Now Live
"Death Unto Dawn - Part 1" patch is also available for all players.
Magic Legends Open Beta Review
Magic Legends Open Beta Review
The classic collectible card game’s action RPG adaptation loses something in translation.
Tomorrow’s PS5 Beta Is A Great Reason To Get Into Final Fantasy XIV
Tomorrow’s PS5 Beta Is A Great Reason To Get Into Final Fantasy XIV
Intrigued by how much players love Final Fantasy XIV but unsure how to get started? The game’s open beta for the PlayStation 5 starts tomorrow, promising sharper graphics, faster frame rates, and shorter loading times than the PlayStation 4 version.
Final Fantasy XIV Online’s PS5 open beta arrives tomorrow: here’s what you need to know
Final Fantasy XIV Online’s PS5 open beta arrives tomorrow: here’s what you need to know
Greetings, everyone! Matt “Bayohne” Hilton here from the Final Fantasy XIV community team, and I’m excited to bring you more details about the PS5 version of FFXIV launching into open beta tomorrow.
Skate with friends in new Skater XL multiplayer open beta
Skate with friends in new Skater XL multiplayer open beta
While the world continues in its current state, there is no chance of friends gathering (safely) together in large numbers just to do something they love.
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom has pulled the RE:Verse open beta offline just seven hours after launch. In a tweet, Capcom said issues with the matchmaking service sparked the decision to suspend the open beta until further notice. "We will continue to investigate, and we apologise for any inconvenience caused." Read more
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Season 6 Now Live
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Season 6 Now Live
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Resident Evil Re:Verse Open Beta Client is Now Available for Download
Resident Evil Re:Verse Open Beta Client is Now Available for Download
The beta begins tomorrow and will be live for the next three days.
Guilty Gear Strive – Second Open Beta Planned, Online Lobby Improvements Detailed
Guilty Gear Strive – Second Open Beta Planned, Online Lobby Improvements Detailed
A rematch option, hiding the News display and other planned fixes revealed.
Final Fantasy 14 PS5 Open Beta Coming Later This Month
Final Fantasy 14 PS5 Open Beta Coming Later This Month
The PS5 Open Beta for Final Fantasy 14 will launch this month.
Knockout City gets a cross-platform open beta this weekend
Knockout City gets a cross-platform open beta this weekend
EA's 3v3 ball-flinger is free to try until April 4th.
Gaijin Entertainment preps 100-player FPS Enlisted for open beta
Gaijin Entertainment preps 100-player FPS Enlisted for open beta
Back in 2016, Gaijin Entertainment revealed to the world its latest project, the World War 2 multiplayer shooter Enlisted.
Magic: Legends makes a monetization concession, framerate improvements
Magic: Legends makes a monetization concession, framerate improvements
The open beta was heavily criticized last week, but a number of changes have now been announced.
100-player WW2 FPS Enlisted begins open beta in April
100-player WW2 FPS Enlisted begins open beta in April
The open beta will feature new campaign missions, weapons, vehicles, and more.
Naraka: Bladepoint gameplay trailer raises the hype for its open beta
Naraka: Bladepoint gameplay trailer raises the hype for its open beta
We’ve had our eyes on Naraka: Bladepoint for a little over a year now, and it’s coming along rather nicely.
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite – March 2021
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite – March 2021
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Back 4 Blood Delayed to October 2021
Back 4 Blood Delayed to October 2021
While Turtle Rock Studios announced that Back 4 Blood has been delayed to October 12, 2021, the studio did confirm that there will be an Open Beta this summer.
Back 4 Blood delayed, but an open beta will happen this summer
Back 4 Blood delayed, but an open beta will happen this summer
The June release date has been pushed to October.
Magic: Legends open beta takes a beating over monetization and framerate issues
Magic: Legends open beta takes a beating over monetization and framerate issues
Opinions on its combat and deck system aren't all highly positive, either.
Magic: Legends open beta launches with a trio of trailers and free loot
Magic: Legends open beta launches with a trio of trailers and free loot
Perfect World and Cryptic Studios kicked off the Magic: Legends open beta with three action-packed trailers.
Magic: Legends PC Open Beta Now Live
Magic: Legends PC Open Beta Now Live
The post Magic: Legends PC Open Beta Now Live appeared first on Fextralife. The Magic: Legends beta has been unleashed, check out the open beta cinematic trailer here! The post Magic: Legends PC Open Beta Now Live appeared first on Fextralife.
Magic: Legends Open Beta is Now Live on PC
Magic: Legends Open Beta is Now Live on PC
Five starter classes and regions are available to try out.
Magic: Legends is now in open beta
Magic: Legends is now in open beta
Turning Magic: The Gathering into an action-RPG
Magic: Legends Open Beta Is Go
Magic: Legends Open Beta Is Go
Cryptic Studios’ free-to-play Magic: The Gathering-meets-Diablo action card-playing game has launched into open beta via Arc Games and the Epic Games Store, giving players all over the world the chance to play the game Kotaku’s Ash Parrish said several nice things about.
Resident Evil Re:Verse open beta brings deathmatch action in April
Resident Evil Re:Verse open beta brings deathmatch action in April
Remember Resident Evil Resistance, the multiplayer offering that came with the remake of Resident Evil 3? I would not blame you if you had no recollection of that particular game.
Deathmatch mode Resident Evil: Re:Verse gets an open beta next month
Deathmatch mode Resident Evil: Re:Verse gets an open beta next month
It'll be free to owners of Resident Evil Village.
Resident Evil Village PC System Requirements, Multiplayer Mode Open Beta Dates Revealed
Resident Evil Village PC System Requirements, Multiplayer Mode Open Beta Dates Revealed
System requirements for Resident Evil: Village have been revealed alongside test dates for the game's multiplayer mode, Re:Verse.
Resident Evil Re:Verse open beta dates detailed
Resident Evil Re:Verse open beta dates detailed
Re:Verse, the upcoming multiplayer Resident Evil thing you'll get with Village, will get an open beta next month.
An open beta for new mech shooter Galahad 3093 starts on Friday
An open beta for new mech shooter Galahad 3093 starts on Friday
The promising new walking war machine simulator is ready to show off what it’s got.
Guilty Gear Strive Delayed Until June
Guilty Gear Strive Delayed Until June
ArcSystemWorks' latest 2D/3D anime fighter is taking an extra two months to work on feedback from the open beta.
Magic: Legends will let you dial up difficulty with Enchantments
Magic: Legends will let you dial up difficulty with Enchantments
As we move closer to the Magic: Legends Open Beta, Cryptic Studios continues to reveal more features awaiting players in the Multiverse.
Gears 5 – Operation 6 Available Now
Gears 5 – Operation 6 Available Now
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite – February 2021
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite – February 2021
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Guilty Gear Strive Open Beta Extended to February 23rd
Guilty Gear Strive Open Beta Extended to February 23rd
However, the open beta is unavailable to download as of yesterday.
Fighting Game Experts are Impressed With Guilty Gear Strive's Netcode
Fighting Game Experts are Impressed With Guilty Gear Strive's Netcode
Fighting Game Community experts in Guilty Gear Strive's open beta are praising the game's netcode, with some saying it's the best they've seen.
3v3v3 tactical shooter Nine to Five is holding its first open beta this weekend
3v3v3 tactical shooter Nine to Five is holding its first open beta this weekend
Nine to Five was announced at the 2019 Game Awards.
Final Fantasy 14's PS5 Version Open Beta Begins in April 2021
Final Fantasy 14's PS5 Version Open Beta Begins in April 2021
Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy 14's PS5 version will go into Open Beta on April 13, 2021, and will feature 4K resolution support, faster loading times, and "significantly improved frame rate."
Magic: Legends Enters PC Open Beta on March 23rd
Magic: Legends Enters PC Open Beta on March 23rd
The post Magic: Legends Enters PC Open Beta on March 23rd appeared first on Fextralife. Open beta has been announced for the Magic The Gathering's upcoming ARPG Magic: Legends, happening this March! The post Magic: Legends Enters PC Open Beta on March 23rd appeared first on Fextralife.
Magic: Legends will hold an open beta ahead of launch
Magic: Legends will hold an open beta ahead of launch
Magic: Legends is due for launch later this year, and ahead of its official release date, Perfect World will run an open beta of its deckbuilding RPG game.
Magic: Legends reveals new features and announces Open Beta date
Magic: Legends reveals new features and announces Open Beta date
Cryptic Studios has been fairly quiet on the development of Magic: Legends recently.
Ludo AI game creation platform now in open beta
Ludo AI game creation platform now in open beta
JetPlay's AI-driven "ideation tool" can generate game concepts from keyword searches
Seasons Explained: Official Sea of Thieves Gameplay Guide
Seasons Explained: Official Sea of Thieves Gameplay Guide
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Spelunky 2 Online Multiplayer Now in Open Beta on PC
Spelunky 2 Online Multiplayer Now in Open Beta on PC
Mossmouth is still looking to fix issues, like the recent problem with invites.
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition – Lords of the West Launches January 26, Available for Pre-order Now
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition – Lords of the West Launches January 26, Available for Pre-order Now
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Gears 5: Hivebusters Available Now with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Gears 5: Hivebusters Available Now with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite  – December 2020
Halo Infinite – Inside Infinite – December 2020
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Minecraft for Windows 10 now officially supports ray-tracing
Minecraft for Windows 10 now officially supports ray-tracing
Managed to snag yourself one of those fancy new Nvidia 30-series cards? Looking for something to really put it through its paces? Well, lucky for you, graphical powerhouse Minecraft has finally taken its RTX ray-tracing support out of open beta.
Override 2: Super Mech League open beta begins today on PS5 and PS4
Override 2: Super Mech League open beta begins today on PS5 and PS4
At Modus Games, we’re excited to welcome all aspiring pilots to dive into the action during Override 2: Super Mech League’s open beta running November 19 to 22 on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, featuring cross-generation play!  The full mech-brawling experience of Override 2: Super Mech League lands on December 22, but today I’ll be […]
You killed 2.4 million worms in the Worms Rumble open beta, you monsters
You killed 2.4 million worms in the Worms Rumble open beta, you monsters
The official Worms Twitter page has posted a graphic packed with statistics outlining players', er, achievements during the Worms Rumble open beta last weekend.
Worms Rumble open beta begins the weekend with explosive action
Worms Rumble open beta begins the weekend with explosive action
Back in July, the world was introduced to the latest entry of the long-running Worms franchise in the form of Worms Rumble.
7 tips to dominate this weekend’s Worms Rumble open beta
7 tips to dominate this weekend’s Worms Rumble open beta
A warm welcome to all our potential Worms Rumble beta players out there, I’m Adam Findlay, Lead Designer on Worms Rumble, bringing you some of our top tips to dominate during the open beta this weekend – November 6 to 8!  Worms Rumble is the first foray into real-time gameplay for a Worms game and […]
Worms Rumble open beta is battling royale this weekend
Worms Rumble open beta is battling royale this weekend
What happens when the turn-based tactical violence of Worms becomes a real-time shooter? See for yourself in the free Worms Rumble open beta weekend, which started today.
The Black Mesa Definitive Edition is now in open beta
The Black Mesa Definitive Edition is now in open beta
Following a long 15 year wait, the world was finally allowed into Black Mesa, the Half-Life remake.
Half-Life remake Black Mesa now has a Definitive Edition in open beta
Half-Life remake Black Mesa now has a Definitive Edition in open beta
15 years on, this labour of love still isn't quite done
Gears 5 Comes Locked and Loaded with Updates for Xbox Series X|S, Available November 10
Gears 5 Comes Locked and Loaded with Updates for Xbox Series X|S, Available November 10
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War secret-hunters unlocked a bonus beta day, and Rickrolls
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War secret-hunters unlocked a bonus beta day, and Rickrolls
The ongoing multiplayer open beta weekend for Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War has given both treats and tricks to fans seeking to uncover its secrets.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta gets a 24-hour extension
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta gets a 24-hour extension
Thanks to the code-breaking efforts of the Call of Duty community, players enjoying the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War open beta will see their playtime extended by 24 hours. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War went into beta across PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC this week, with crossplay enabled.
Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War streamer sets 145-kill world record in open beta
Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War streamer sets 145-kill world record in open beta
The Call of Duty: Black Ops - Cold War open beta has been happening for less than two days, and we already have a strong record for most kills.
You can preload the Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta right now
You can preload the Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta right now
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War’s multiplayer open beta kicks off this Saturday on PC and as you’d expect, it presents quite the hefty download.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Open Beta: Pre-load Today on Xbox One
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Open Beta: Pre-load Today on Xbox One
Prepare to drop into the Crossplay Beta with this guide that includes redemption instructions for Early Access and pre-load info.
Play Gears Tactics and Get Gabe Diaz in Gears 5
Play Gears Tactics and Get Gabe Diaz in Gears 5
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Worms Rumble rolls to PS5, PS4 December 1, open beta runs November 6-8
Worms Rumble rolls to PS5, PS4 December 1, open beta runs November 6-8
Hey everyone! We were so happy to finally announce Worms Rumble to our PlayStation fans back in July, and we have some more fantastic news to share with you today – Worms Rumble is launching December 1 on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4! We can’t wait for you to jump in and join the fun! […]
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War's open beta specs aren't a big ask
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War's open beta specs aren't a big ask
Ahead of next weekend’s PC multiplayer open beta for Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, the devs have announced times for pre-loading, the system requirements, and other such important numbers.
Here’s when you can play the Call of Duty: Cold War open beta on PC
Here’s when you can play the Call of Duty: Cold War open beta on PC
As it did with Modern Warfare last year, Activision is holding an open beta period prior to the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops - Cold War.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Open Beta Modes Confirmed
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Open Beta Modes Confirmed
Multiplayer modes for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War's upcoming open beta have been announced.
Microsoft Flight Simulator VR Closed Beta and More Community Updates
Microsoft Flight Simulator VR Closed Beta and More Community Updates
Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
You can now play team-based PvP shooter Rogue Company for free
You can now play team-based PvP shooter Rogue Company for free
The move to open beta means everyone can jump in and start shooting without paying a dime.
Ubisoft overhauling sci-fi battle royale effort Hyper Scape to reach its
Ubisoft overhauling sci-fi battle royale effort Hyper Scape to reach its "full potential"
Hyper Scape, Ubisoft's reasonably entertaining entry in the already well-represented free-to-play battle royale genre, has only been out three months but already the publisher is looking to overhaul the experience in order to reach its "full potential". Writing in a new blog post on the Hyper Scape website, Ubisoft explained that while it considered the game's open beta and launch on PC a success, "we were not able to achieve the high expectations we set for ourselves with our full release on console". Ubisoft says that in order for the game to reach its "full potential", it has identified five key pillars Hyper Scape's team will now focus on so it can become an experience "everyone can play and enjoy".
Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord finally gets proper mod tools
Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord finally gets proper mod tools
Muster the mod-makers! Official modding tools have finally arrived in Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord with bespoke editors and toolsets for the feudal romp entering open beta today. Whi
Rogue Company enters free-to-play Open Beta with new Rogue
Rogue Company enters free-to-play Open Beta with new Rogue
Two months ago, Rogue Company debuted to an overwhelming response from PlayStation 4 players.
Rogue Company Announces Free-To-Play Open Beta, New Rogue
Rogue Company Announces Free-To-Play Open Beta, New Rogue
Suit up and grab your gear: Starting today, Rogue Company is free to play on Xbox One! When Rogue Company debuted two months ago, we were overwhelmed by the response from our Xbox One players.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer Beta Details Revealed
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer Beta Details Revealed
Fans who pre-order Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War digitally will get early access to the open beta.
The Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War open beta is a timed PS4 exclusive
The Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War open beta is a timed PS4 exclusive
Activision's partnership with Sony for Call of Duty continues: the Black Ops Cold War open beta is a timed PlayStation 4 exclusive. If you pre-order Treyarch and Raven's shooter at the PlayStation Store, you can play the beta on 8th October 2020.
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War reveals new multiplayer modes and open beta dates
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War reveals new multiplayer modes and open beta dates
Now that we’ve been introduced to the Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War campaign, Activision have also unveiled what to expect from the multiplayer side of the game.
Dual Universe has entered open beta
Dual Universe has entered open beta
The Dual Universe open beta has arrived, meaning you can download and play Novaquark's ambitious player-driven space game right now.
PlanetSide 2 is launching a massive seasonal campaign system, and the open beta starts soon
PlanetSide 2 is launching a massive seasonal campaign system, and the open beta starts soon
Even eight years after it launched, there's still nothing else quite like PlanetSide 2's massive scale, ongoing sci-fi battles.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War releases November
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War releases November
Open beta, cross-gen support, and cross-play have been confirmed for the next Call of Duty.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War open beta and cosmetic bonuses leaked
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War open beta and cosmetic bonuses leaked
A new leak by CODTracker suggests information surrounding an open beta and cosmetic packs that can be earned through pre-ordering different editions of the game.
Ninjala's Rumoured Sonic The Hedgehog Collaboration Has Been Officially Confirmed
Ninjala's Rumoured Sonic The Hedgehog Collaboration Has Been Officially Confirmed
The first collab is a biggie! Back in April, before Ninjala had even properly launched on Nintendo Switch, dataminers got to work on the game's open beta release.
Marvel's Avengers open beta weekend starts today
Marvel's Avengers open beta weekend starts today
Earth’s mightiest heroes today come crawling down your Internet pipe, offering everyone a free slice of Marvel’s Avengers in an open beta weekend.
Marvel’s Avengers open beta unites to fight this weekend
Marvel’s Avengers open beta unites to fight this weekend
Prepare your self to smash, blast, and dash in the Marvel's Avengers open beta weekend.
The Marvel's Avengers open beta starts August 21, preloading is live now
The Marvel's Avengers open beta starts August 21, preloading is live now
Everyone gets to be a superhero this weekend.
Drifters Loot the Galaxy is a high-mobility hero shooter in open beta on Steam
Drifters Loot the Galaxy is a high-mobility hero shooter in open beta on Steam
The game about a gang of intergalactic raiders who want to get rich is headed for Early Access in September.
Minecraft Welcomes Jurassic World!
Minecraft Welcomes Jurassic World!
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Minecraft Welcomes Jurassic World!
Minecraft Welcomes Jurassic World!
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Minecraft Dungeons Creeping Winter DLC & Free Update Coming Sept. 8!
Minecraft Dungeons Creeping Winter DLC & Free Update Coming Sept. 8!
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
gamesindustry.biz: “Xbox Game Pass could be a boon for indie developers”
gamesindustry.biz: “Xbox Game Pass could be a boon for indie developers”
Summary Related:Join the UNTURNED Beta on Xbox One beginning August 4th!A New Microsoft Store Experience is Coming to Xbox InsidersCrossfireX Open Beta Begins June 25, Play 3 Days Early Starting Today
Brutal Soulslike Mortal Shell gets a release date of August 18th
Brutal Soulslike Mortal Shell gets a release date of August 18th
If you’ve been hankering for some more Dark Souls-like action after playing Mortal Shell‘s free open beta last month, you won’t have to wait much longer, as developers Cold Symmetry have confirmed it’s coming out in full on August 18th.
Iron Harvest open beta starts this weekend with mechs, soldiers, & bears
Iron Harvest open beta starts this weekend with mechs, soldiers, & bears
Enter an alternate reality with the Iron Harvest open beta, taking place this weekend for all fans of real-time strategy games.
Fight mechs and bears in Iron Harvest's open beta
Hyper Scape leaves early access with its first season next month
Hyper Scape leaves early access with its first season next month
It’s a bit late to the battle royale party, but Hyper Scape is just about ready to leave open beta.