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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’s beta extended by a day

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The Call of Duty: Infinite War beta is happening on PlayStation 4 right now. A few early matchmaking and server foibles and some overpowered sniper rifles aside, those who’ve spent the weekend playing it have had a good time.

If you’re either sad that the beta’s ending – or you haven’t managed to download the 19GB client yet – there’s a little good news. The beta has been extended, and will now run until 10am PDT on October 18. Doing a little bit of maths (uh…oh!), I’ve figured that means that the beta will run until 7pm on the 18th here in South Africa.

Infinity Ward wants to run the beta for just a little longer, so that players can help them stress-test everything.

“We’re extending the first weekend of the beta by 24 hours to give you more time to play and give us more time to stress test the system,” writes Infinity Ward. “With our Beta, we not only want to give you a sneak peek of what you’ll see in the final game, but we also want to put our servers and systems to the test so we’re ready for day 1.”

Right now, the beta is only open to those who pre-ordered the game on PS4, but opens up to Xbox One and PS4 players this Friday, October 21. It’s not available on Pc, but I don’t think very many people still care about Cal of Duty on PC anymore.

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is out on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on November 4. I really hope it’s a good one this year. While I have close to zero interest in the multiplayer, I’ve always enjoyed the blockbuster, popcorn entertaining provided by the single player stuff. I’m also quite partial to that zombies stuff.

This year, on PS4, the game also includes some VR stuff, which I can’t wait to try out.

Last Updated: October 17, 2016


  1. Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

    October 17, 2016 at 08:21

    COD will have VR? Are they mad? No one wants to experience a VR teabagging 🙁


    • Geoffrey Tim

      October 17, 2016 at 09:02

      THE VR is Jackal ship mission stuff. Seated, space comabt. 😀 (want!)


      • Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

        October 17, 2016 at 09:10

        Oh yes!


      • Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

        October 17, 2016 at 09:10

        Even that Battlefront X-Wing mission has me salivating


    • Avithar

      October 17, 2016 at 11:18

      Noobs and VR under 1 roof… duck and cover Ladies and Gents


  2. Skittle

    October 17, 2016 at 08:52

    I haven’t pre-ordered the game but can still play the beta.. Please don’t tell me that I’ve made a huge mistake x_x


    • VampyreSquirrel

      October 17, 2016 at 09:03

      Ok I won’t tell you that you’ve made a huge mistake.


  3. Andre Fourie

    October 17, 2016 at 09:46

  4. Alien Emperor Trevor

    October 17, 2016 at 09:48

    Infinite Warfare is… finite. 😛


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