EA has at last confirmed a release date for its multiplayer beta for Battlefield 3.
It will go live and be accessible to all from Thursday September 29th, less than a month before the game's global release.
Consumers who have previously purchased specific Medal of Honor SKUs or have pre-ordered the new game through EA's online retail portal Origin will be granted access on Tuesday September 27th.
Access to EA's Call of Duty Elite-like Battelog will be included as part of the beta.
Battlefield 3 is released on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC in the UK on October 28th.