Back 4 Blood Open Beta Details

Publisher Warner Bros. Games and developer Turtle Rock Studios reveal details about open beta testing for Back 4 Blood, which will get underway next month. Four days of Early Access to the co-op zombie shooter will begin on August 5th, and then the beta will open up to all from August 12-16 for Windows, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4. A new Open Beta Trailer shows off the game. Here's a rundown of what to expect from the beta:
The Back 4 Blood Open Beta will feature the following content:

  • Two maps for the “Swarm” PvP mode
  • Two co-op maps to fight off Ridden with your friends
  • Play as Mom for the first time, as well as other Cleaners: Evangelo, Holly, Walker and Hoffman
  • Play as six different Ridden variants in “Swarm,” including the Bruiser, Retch, Hocker, Exploder, Crusher and Stinger
  • Various weapons to check out, cards to build decks and Ridden to slay
  • Explore the Fort Hope communal hub
  • Cross-play and cross-gen support