With the release of Black Ops 6 coming very soon, players can get their first taste of the game through the open beta.

The open beta periods are pivotal for the developers as they look for player feedback on the various multiplayer modes, weapons and features. Fortunately, the open beta period for Black Ops 6 is very near.

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Here’s everything you need to know about the Black Ops 6 open beta, including the start dates and platforms.

What are the Black Ops 6 open beta start dates?

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There will be two beta periods for the Black Ops 6 open beta:

  • Early Access for all platforms: Friday, August 30 at 10 a.m. PT to Wednesday, September 4 at 10 a.m. PT.
  • Open beta for all platforms: Friday, September 6 at 10 a.m. PT to  Monday, September 9 at 10 a.m. PT.

The early access periods will be available only for players who pre-ordered the game as well as Xbox Game Pass subscribers Additionally, for the first time Black Ops 6 open beta will go live for all platforms at the same time.

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What platforms will the Black Ops 6 open beta be on?

The Black Ops 6 open beta will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. This means even old-gen consoles will be getting access to the open beta as well as the full game when it releases.

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Will you need to be online for the Black Ops 6 open beta?

Yes, you will need an online connection in order to play the Black Ops 6 open beta. As the beta will be focusing on multiplayer elements, you will need a stable internet connection to enjoy all the features the open beta will have to offer.

That’s everything you need to know about the Black Ops 6 open beta.

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