Dates for the beta test of Star Wars Battlefront have today been revealed, with the developer announcing that players will be access the beta on the PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One from October 8th until October 12th 2015.

The technical test for Star Wars Battlefront will allow players to grab an earlier look at the game months before it is launched on console and on PC on November 17th, 2015.

With the beta players will allows players to access three different modes across three of the included Star Wars planets.

Here’s an explanation of each.

• Walker Assault on Hoth: Fight in epic 40-player battles as a Rebel to destroy the Empire’s onslaught of AT-AT’s by calling in Y-wing bombers. Or, side with the Empire and protect your walkers while utilizing their mighty weaponry to crush the Rebel objective.

• Drop Zone on Sullust: Escape pods are crashing down and you and your team must fight to control them. With its frantic 8v8 matches, Drop Zone is sure to put your combat and strategy skills to the test.   

• Survival Mission on Tatooine: Play alone or with a friend via co-op or split-screen as you battle to hold off waves of Imperial forces including AT-ST’s, TIE fighters, elite stormtroopers and more.

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