Call of duty WW2 – the forthcoming game in wildly popular Call of Duty franchise will soon get a dedicated open Beta for the PC. The PC-only Open Beta for COD: WW2 will be available on Steam, which begins on September 29 and comes to an end on October 3.

However, publisher Activision is yet to confirm the exact time when the open-Beta will arrive on September 29. Also, Call of Duty WW2 open beta won’t be arriving on the PS4 and Xbox One.

“This test is a critical step on our road to delivering the best possible online experience on Steam at launch in November”, said Activision in a statement.

Thanks to the dedicated PC-only open beta, players will be able to try the game out before the final release of its PC version, test the servers, and check whether their hardware is equipped to run the game at launch. Talking about hardware requirements, it appears you won’t need a high-end rig to run the game. Below you can check out minimum hardware requirements for Call of Duty WW2.

  • Windows 7 64-Bit or later
  • Intel Core i3 3225 or equivalent
  • 8GB RAM
  • 25GB HD space
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 @ 2 GB / AMD Radeon HD 7850 @ 2GB or better
  • DirectX Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalent
  • Broadband Internet connection
  • DirectX Compatible sound

Call of Duty: WW2 is slated for a global release on November 3 on the PS4, Xbox One, and Steam. As the name suggests, Call of Duty: WW2 is set against the backdrop of World War 2 with missions ranging from D-day beach landings to the Battle of the Bulge.

Activision has taken key insights from World War II author and historian, Martin Morgan, to ensure the game sticks to its World War roots and is factually accurate. Activision had also released a video titled ‘The Vision behind Call of Duty WW2 which you can check out below.