EA and Respawn Entertainment have announced that the Titanfall 2 Open Multiplayer beta will begin on August 19th, 2016. For two weekends, gamers across the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will be able to partake in the beta that will include multiple game modes – Bounty Hunt (5v5) and Amped Hardpoint (6v6), and several maps – Boomtown, Homestead, and Forward Base Kodai.

In addition, players will be able to pilot two of the new titans: Ion and Scorch, and access to the new pilot tactical abilities – Grapple, Holo Point, and Pulse Blade

Lastly, to see the first live multiplayer gameplay from Titanfall 2 be sure to tune into theTitanfall 2 Factions live stream starting at 7pm BST/ 8pm CET on August 16 at https://www.twitch.tv/titanfall . The Titanfall 2 Factions live stream will see some of the

Titanfall 2 drops on October 28, 2016, for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.