Bethesda Fallout 76

Fallout 76 Beta Access Starts Soon, Testing On PS4, But Xbox One First

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The Fallout 76 beta is due to start soon. The latest game in Bethesda’s popular post-apocalyptic series was announced at E3 2018, and players will be able to join the exclusive beta phase prior to launch.

Revealed in a livestream, the Fallout 76 trailer gave us a brief teaser of what’s to come in the PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One online multiplayer video game. We dissected the trailer in-depth to look at all the pros and cons of Bethesda’s new Fallout game.

The Fallout 76 release date is 14 November, 2018, but players are keen to know when Fallout 76 Beta Access begins, and they can begin testing the RPG.

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How To Get Fallout 76 Beta Access

First up, you’re going to need to pre-order the game on PS4, Xbox One or PC. This will give you access to the Fallout 76 beta. There are currently three Fallout 76 editions available:

Standard Edition: The full game, and early access to the beta phase.

The Tricentennial Edition: The full game and tons of bonus in-game items, including power armor, vault boy saluting emote, tricentennial commemorative photo frame and access to the Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. Full details of the Tricentennial Edition.

Power Armor Collector’s Edition: This is the ultimate edition! Check out everything you get in the picture below, which includes collectible Fallout figures, a duffel bag and a wearable power helmet.

fallout 76 power armor edition

Fallout 76 beta access codes have been sent out near the end of June for those who pre-ordered.

Fallout 76 Beta Release Date

The Fallout 76 Beta Release Date has yet to be officially confirmed. The testing phase is getting timed Xbox One exclusivity so it will be available on Microsoft’s console first. The PS4 version will follow.

This was confirmed by Eurogamer, who noticed an updated Bethesda FAQ. The official site states that user will receive a Fallout 76 beta access code on preorder receipts or via email. You then need to either redeem your code online at if you received a code on your receipt (you’ll need to create an account first), or via the specific PS4 or Xbox One stores.

If you’re preordered the game and haven’t got a code, you should contact the retailer.

The final details of the beta, including when it releases, will be revealed via Bethesda’s official channels on Twitter @Fallout or Facebook.