Activision and Treyarch are getting set to kick off a beta for Call of Duty: Black Ops III for those who pre-ordered the game, so they’ve dropped a brand new trailer and a bevy of new information.
Before you ask, the beta goes live for PlayStation 4 users on August 19. It will be available for folks on Xbox One and PC on August 26. It is for those who pre-ordered only.
Here’s a snippet of what’s in the beta. It all comes directly from Treyarch.
When PS4 players jump into the Beta, they’ll have access to three maps, each one having been built from the ground-up specifically for our new momentum-based chained-movement system.
- Hunted: This big game hunting lodge is situated beneath a waterfall in the lush mountains of Ethiopia, where rugged terrain opens up to long sightlines and a stealthy underwater pathway.
- Combine: Set in the remote Egyptian Sahara, this vertical farming and sustainability research facility plays fast and frenetic with tight interiors, an open middle and a dangerous flank path.
- Evac: An abandoned emergency evacuation zone atop an overgrown rooftop in the middle of Singapore’s flooded quarantine zone.
Prepare to do battle! On the 19th, expect to find a range of fan favorites:
- Team Deathmatch
- Kill Confirmed
- Capture the Flag
- Search & Destroy
Will you be participating in the beta for Call of Duty: Black Ops III?