DOOM open beta begins on April 15

by on April 7, 2016

An open beta for Bethesda’s reboot of demonic FPS DOOM is set to begin on April 15 on all platforms.

The open beta will run from April 15-17, and will be available for pre-load starting April 12. Players will be able to try out the Team Deathmatch and Warpath modes on the ‘Heatwave’ and ‘Infernal’ maps. Bethesda also announced three packs of downloadable content for DOOM, including “a number of new maps, hack modules, playable demons, weapons, and more.” Each pack will cost £11.99 each, or players can pick up a season pass for £29.99.

The first DLC pack, set for release after the game’s launch, will include:

  • Three new maps
  • One new weapon
  • One new playable demon
  • One new armor set
  • One new piece of equipment
  • New hack modules and taunts
  • New customization colors and patterns

DOOM will be available on PS4, Xbox One and PC on May 13.

Thanks, Gematsu.