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Back 4 Blood Early Access and Open Beta Release Date

Turtle Rock Studios reveals upcoming Early Access and Open Beta details for Back 4 Blood, starting in August 2021.

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Back 4 Blood Early Access and Open Beta Release Date

Reviving nostalgia of Left 4 Dead franchise, upcoming multiplayer first-person zombie shooter title Back 4 Blood from developer Turtle Rock Studios and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive is currently set to release on October 12, 2021.

Previously teased during Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase at E3 2021, players are invited to an Open Beta test that runs from August 5-9, for anyone with Early Access and a second Beta runs for everyone through August 12-16, 2021.

Turtle Rock Studios releases a brand-new trailer announcing Open Beta test for Back 4 Blood next month.

Players who pre-ordered a copy of Back 4 Blood will receive Early Access to join Open Beta from August 5, 2021. You can also head over to and sign up for a chance to get your hands on limited codes for testing phase.

Participants will be given access to all-new PvP mode "Swarm" to play as Cleaners or Ridden in a best-of-three rounds match. Six different Ridden variants are available over two maps as well as newly introduced Cleaner character, Mom.

Back 4 Blood Open Beta features cross-play and cross-gen support for an intense zombie killing action across all platforms. Survivors will explore Fort Hope communal hub, get cards for deck building and a wide variety of weapons arsenal.

Back 4 Blood will be launching on PC via Epic Games Store and Steam, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S. Aside from Early Access to Open Beta, players will receive Fort Hope elite weapon skin pack as pre-order bonus.