10 Ongoing and Upcoming Beta’s to Look Out For

Video game beta’s have been popping up left, right and center in the past while and it’s becoming harder and harder to keep track of all these amazing games that developers want you to try out before they release.

Fear not. We’ve rounded up 10 beta’s that are currently accepting registration, some of which are currently underway and some of which are soon to hit the public.

To be taken to the beta sign-up page or to learn how to register for any of the titles bwlo, simply click on the titles to be re-directed. Here are the top 10 beta’s to look our for:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta has been in progress for quite some time now, but there’s still a chance to get your fix before it releases this Tuesday, August 21. Simply head on over to the Steam store and pre-purchase the game to be granted access to the beta right away! Learn more here.


You can keep an eye out for beta keys to enter this post-apocalyptic vehicle-based first-person shooter by 2 Dawn Games. Good luck! You can learn more about Ravaged here.

Command & Conquer

As we recently reported, the brand new free-to-play platform of Command & Conquer is now accepting beta registrations for Generals 2, powered by the Frostbite 2 engine and developed by BioWare Victory.


EA’s latest Sim City title is now in closed beta.

Planetside 2

Having just recently started, the beta for this PC-based MMO first-person shooter by Sony Online Entertainment can be now be accessed.

War of the Roses

With already over 100,000 sign-ups, the War of the Roses beta is well underway to establishing a strong community in this medieval third-person action game by Fatshark.

Dust 514

A beta for this sci-fi first-person shooter by CCP games that lets players interact with the MMO Eve Online announced last May is still underway and is worth the look. Learn more here.

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royal

Players will be able to get their hands on some of the most beloved PlayStation characters in the beta this fall.

God of War: Ascension

Another PlayStation exclusive, God of War: Ascension was just recently announced to enter beta during this year’s Gamescom.

Far Cry 3

Though recently delayed, a beta for Ubisoft’s Far Cry 3, available on the PC, Xbox 360 and PS3, is still awaiting confirmation but is still surely happening.

Which betas are you currently signed up for or are looking forward to try out? Let us know in the comments below!


The War Z

Another post-apocalyptic zombie survival-horror MMO to keep an eye on. Hammerpoint Interactive has announced an upcoming closed beta for which players can secure access to by pre-ordering. You can learn more The War Z here.


Red 5 Studios’ FireFall is a blend of MMORPG and MMOFPS elements and is now accepting beta registrations.


Described as a free-to-play monster hunting MMO published by PerfectWorld, RaiderZ is now in closed beta.

  • Joey

    Counter Strike comes out the day I start school -_- been waiting for this game for about a year and now it wants go come out? Damn

  • there is gonna be a beta for far cry 3? sweet!

    • Lufam0s

      So far its a closed beta and keys are only given to the people who picked Ghost Recon Future Soldier Day 1

      • Battlefield Engineer

        There will be multiple ways to earn a key. They will be revealing the other ways once they get closer to starting the beta.

        Aside from the way you mentioned, there is also one other way, Facebook. They have a thing on their page where you can leave your e-mail address for a chance to win a code.

        • dubsgalore

          think a pre-order will be one? i pre-ordered in may

  • DarkPhoenix115

    Its missing battlefield 4 beta -_-

    • Niosus

      Still a very long time before that will come into play…

    • that’s in 2013

  • The Black Ops 2 beta. OH WAIT LOL

    • They don’t need a beta I has been the same game for years there no need to test it. lol

    • Angelreborn96

      Lol at the kids or whoever that disliked ur comment. Stupid.

  • been waiting 9 years for simcity, can’t wait!

  • penis

    Hawken beta is out in december.

  • Yeahmanchillit

    So hyped about D514!