Live Ticker: PS5/PS4 Beta Commences with Preload and Extra Features

Live Ticker: PS5/PS4 Beta Commences with Preload and Extra Features

With Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3, the next part of the shooter series will be released on November 10th, which, how could it be different given the name, follows on from the last Modern Warfare 2. And this time too, a beta should of course not be missing to subject the multiplayer to an initial stress test. This weekend, however, only PlayStation players are allowed to get started.

Here you can find out what awaits you in the beta and follow the start in the live ticker so that you don’t miss anything.

CoD MW3 – The beta start on PS4/PS5 in the live ticker

Freitag, 06.10.2023

12:11 p.m

Yesterday, as part of one Call of Duty Next-Stream still reveals new information about CoD Modern Warfare 3 (multiplayer and zombie mode), but also Warzone. You can find a summary of this here:

11:15 a.m

In case you pre-order one Beta code from dealer If you have received it, we have added a small guide on how to redeem this code below.

10:00 a.m

Good morning! We are now starting the live ticker and have new information about the beta straight away. That’s how it lies Levelgrenze on the first beta weekend at 20. On the 2nd weekend you can increase to a maximum of level 30.

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07:00 am

It will still be a few hours until the beta starts on the PlayStation at 7 p.m. today, but we will keep you up to date. So check back regularly.

The key facts about Modern Warfare 3 Open Beta

On which days does the MW3 Open Beta run?

  • October 6th to 10th: Early access beta for pre-orderers exclusively on PS4 and PS5
  • October 8th to 10th: Open Beta exclusively on PS4 and PS5
  • October 12th to 16th: Early access beta for pre-orders on PS4/PS5, Xbox and PC
  • October 14th to 16th: Open Beta on PS4/PS5, Xbox and PC

What time does the beta start on PlayStation? Today, October 6th, those who pre-order the PS4/PS5 version can start at 7:00 p.m. German time. The open beta for the PlayStation, on the other hand, doesn’t start until October 8th at 7:00 p.m. It ends for everyone on October 10th, also at 7:00 p.m.

Preload: In order not to waste any time in the beta phase, you should take care of the preload in advance. This is a little different this year. You need some kind of hub with Call of Duty HQ in order to start the beta. You can find more information about this here:

Do I need PS Plus for the beta? Anyone taking part in the beta weekend for the PlayStation needs a PS Plus subscription for the age rating. Things look different on Xbox. Anyone who takes part in the Xbox beta does not need a Game Pass subscription.

Call of Duty MW3 Beta Code Redeem

If you have pre-ordered Modern Warfare 3 from a participating retailer instead of directly in the stores, you will need to redeem a code in order to be able to start the early access phase of the beta on October 6th. Here is a quick guide on how to do it:

  1. Goes up
  2. Log in with your CoD account or create an account. Select your platform and region accordingly.
  3. Use the code that you can usually find on the receipt or that was sent to you by email in an online receipt. If it is valid, you will be redirected to a confirmation page.
  4. Shortly before the start of the beta, you will receive a beta token by email, which you then have to redeem on your platform.
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If you have pre-ordered the shooter directly via digital stores such as PS Store, Microsoft Store or, you will automatically receive early access, so you do not have to redeem a code.

This Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer content is playable in the beta

You will not be able to play all multiplayer content during the beta. A few well-known maps (and fan favorites!) from Modern Warfare 2 from 2009 have made it into the beta with their new edition.

Maps playable in the beta:

  • Favela
  • Estate
  • Skidrow
  • Rust (from October 8th)
  • Popov Power Plant (Ground War-Modus)

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The Highrise map will also be available in beta, but only on the 2nd beta weekend.

In the multiplayer trailer for Modern Warfare 3 we feel like we’re taking a little journey back in time:

Classic maps and Eminem: In the multiplayer trailer for CoD MW3 it's suddenly 2009 again

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Classic maps and Eminem: In the multiplayer trailer for CoD MW3 it’s suddenly 2009 again

CoD Modern Warfare 3 is the third part of the reboot trilogy and will be released on November 10, 2023 for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and PC. Early access starts on November 2nd, but only lets you play the single player campaign earlier.


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