According to the German community manager for Battlefield, the open for Battlefield 1 will kick off "shortly after" Gamescom, which runs August 17-21. The game is currently in closed alpha, but the little we've seen of the gameplay footage has us very excited about an open beta.
And finally, Rush mode is coming back. Who's excited about the upcoming beta?
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