Here’s the right way to obtain the For Honor open beta so you possibly can hack and slash your technique to glory this weekend

The For Honor beta is lastly open to everybody. Here’s all the things it’s essential know.


The For Honor open beta has kicked off: go forward and obtain it instantly so you may get to bludgeoning somebody’s head in.

Before you dive in, you possibly can take a look at our beginners tips so that you don’t find yourself working round like a headless hen, discover out a bit extra in regards to the Faction War metagame so that you simply determine the place your allegiances lie, and naturally, make it possible for your PC is as much as scratch by testing the minimum and recommended specs. And should you fancy it, you can have a gander at my thoughts on the closed beta that passed off a little bit over per week in the past.

All sorted? Then let’s get that beta downloading by working by means of the fundamentals listed over on FAQ.

How to obtain the For Honor open beta

If you didn’t have entry to the closed beta simply over per week in the past, you’ll be downloading it from scratch on both PC, PS4, or Xbox One.

PC gamers can launch Uplay and open their Free Games checklist to search out the open beta listed there. If you’re on Steam, search for For Honor in Store and hit the Play Now button to begin the obtain.

Console gamers can go to their respective Marketplace and PS Store and seek for For Honor Beta.

The beta shopper is slightly below 19GB so ensure you get the obtain began nicely earlier than you need to play; kick it off earlier than you allow for work as we speak so it’s ready for you this night, possibly.

Downloading the open beta if you have already got the closed beta shopper

If you performed the closed beta and didn’t delete it, you need to get an computerized replace to model 1.03 which seems to be to be a small patch pf 451MB in line with one Reddit thread, though a second thread is suggesting that it’s 7GB which appears a bit odd contemplating Ubisoft referred to as it “a small update”.

If the replace isn’t initiating robotically, exit and restart the shopper to offer it a kick up the bum.

What to do should you deleted the closed beta shopper

If you have been within the closed beta however deleted it, there’s a barely completely different set of steps so that you can comply with.

Uplay PC gamers can discover the closed beta shopper within the Library. Download it after which obtain the patch to transform it into the open beta.

Xbox One gamers ought to head to the Ready to Install tab subsequent to the Games App, discover the For Honor closed beta there, and obtain it. If you’ve hidden the app, maintain down the triggers and press X. This will allow you to view hidden apps.

PS4 gamers can head to the Library to search out the closed beta and obtain it from there, after which obtain the patch to transform it into the open beta.

Now you possibly can calm down till the weekend, when you possibly can boot up the For Honor beta and begin slaughtering your family and friends.

The For Honor open beta kicks off this Thursday February 9 at 6AM PST/ 9AM EST/ 2PM GMT and wraps up on Sunday February 12 at 2PM PST/ 5PM EST/ 10PM GMT.

Did you play the closed alpha or beta? Have any suggestions in your fellow warriors? Chime in beneath.