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The Star Wars: Battlefront II open beta is closing in – the testing will start this Friday and run through Monday on all platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Those who have pre-ordered the game will start playing two days early, on October 4. The beta will let players test several multiplayer modes – namely, Gallactic Assault, Starfighter Assault, Strike and Arcade – which are briefly teased in a new trailer shared by Electronic Arts.
As the Star Wars: Battlefront II beta is closing in, PC players may want to make sure if their hardware is ready for the next epic battle in Star Wars universe. The developer has shared official system requirements for the beta; while minimum specs are not that high, getting the most out of the game will take a real beast. There is also a new trailer, with commentary by John Boyega, which discusses the main features of Star Wars: Battlefront II and shows how much bigger the sequel is than its predecessor.
As the closed beta for Star Wars: Battlefront II is now live, information has started leaking. A list of 16 playable characters from Star Wars: Battlefront II multiplayer emerged online along with their official descriptions and abilities. Most of them come as no surprise. Some have already appeared in the previous installment, Star Wars: Battlefront, others, like Darth Maul, Yoda, Rey and Kylo Ren, were teased in official trailers. Note that the list is not complete, and there will be other heroes and villains to join the roster in the final game.