You’ve been asking for a long time now…
My Twitter notifications for months now have been full of ‘Beta dates?’ ‘Hey, Aaron, when’s the beta?’ ‘Oi! Beta dates! NOW!’
Well listen up you persistent people, here’s the news you’ve all been waiting for!
The OPEN BETA goes LIVE at 2pm (UK Time) on Thursday 17th May and concludes on Sunday 20th May at midnight (UK Time) on Xbox One and PS4!
Hooray! It’s almost time to get your RUSH on! What’s that? You want to play ONRUSH even earlier than the 17th!?
Well, if you pre-order on PS4 HERE you can access the beta 48 HOURS EARLY! (15th May) And most importantly before any of your mates, so you can brag like mad!
I’m sure you’re all now probably thinking: ‘What can you do in the beta?’ ‘Can I play with my mates?’ ‘Which tracks and vehicles can we play?’
Will you all just settle down for a second! I’m going to give you that juicy info RIGHT NOW!
Here are the COLD, HARD facts of the ONRUSH open beta…
Superstar Practice (Solo or co-op with friends!)
6 v 6 Online Multiplayer
Photomode (Only available in solo Superstar Practice)
The listed tracks and modes, which will feature a variety of weather conditions and different times of day, will be cycled throughout the beta.
AVAILABLE VEHICLE CLASSES
Firewall: RUSHing leaves a destructive trail of fire behind
Crashbang: Your Tombstones are blinding when collected by opponents
Tumbler: Earn RUSH directly from front and back flips
Turbulence: RUSHing leaves a disruptive wake of turbulent air behind
Touchdown: Timed boost landings are more effective
Spiral: Earn RUSH directly from performing barrel rolls
Rampage: Refill your RUSH gauge with every successful takedown
Surge: Initial boost usage is more powerful but more costly
Pinpoint: Earn RUSH directly from performing near misses
Blockade: RUSHing drops a trail of blockades that slow your opponents down
Shield: Give nearby teammates a shield that offers protection from big hits
Impact: Earn RUSH directly from taking down opponents
There you have it, folks! You now have just over a week to prepare yourself for the incoming carnage.
So, what are you waiting for?
Get on the phone to your boss, your partner or your parents RIGHT NOW to make sure you’re ready for the RUSH on Thursday 17th May!