Treyarch have today announced the [first] date for the Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Beta, which is to be made available initially for the PS4 as part of the series’ new deal with Sony. Those who pre-ordered the upcoming title can get their hands on the game’s Multiplayer mode early on August 19th as the developer tweeted earlier this evening.
We're excited to announce that the #BlackOps3 Multiplayer Beta will begin on 8/19 starting on PS4. More information coming soon!
— Treyarch Studios (@Treyarch) July 8, 2015
Black Ops 3 is Treyarch’s sixth Call Of Duty title and their first for current-generation consoles, though like previous games in the series, it will be made available for previous-gen machines in both an Xbox 360 & PS3 iteration. Black Ops 3 is planned for release on November 6th.