Bungie details Destiny 2’s upcoming PC Open Beta

Bungie details Destiny 2's upcoming PC Open Beta

Bungie details Destiny 2’s upcoming PC Open Beta


The PS4 and Xbox One betas for Destiny 2 are over, leaving PC as the only platform that lacks any form of pre-release beta/demo content. Now Bungie, the developer behind the game, has revealed that the game’s PC beta will take place at the end of August.

Destiny 2’s PC beta will include access to the game’s opening mission “Homecoming” as well as access to a three-player Co-Operative Strike called “The Inverted Spire and the game 4 vs 4 competitive multiplayer modes. The trailer below also confirms that the game will support an unlocked framerate and 4K resolutions on PC. 

This will be an open beta, though those who pre-order the game will be able to play it in a day early, giving them some additional time to play the game. Below are the start dates for Destiny 2’s PC beta. 


Destiny 2 PC Beta

Early Access: August 28
Open Beta: August 29
Beta Ends: August 31

Experience Destiny 2 in 4K with uncapped frame rates in the PC Open Beta August 29-31. Pre-purchase Destiny 2 on PC Exclusively at Blizzard Battle.net and get 24-hour early beta access starting on August 28. Begin Destiny 2’s epic cinematic story campaign, fight below the surface of Nessus in the three-player cooperative Strike Inverted Spire, and enter the Crucible to put your competitive multiplayer skills to the test in two 4v4 modes. 



Below are the PC system requirements for Destiny 2’s PC beta, though these requirements are likely to change as the game is developed further. 


Recommended Spec

CPU – Intel – Core i5-2400 or AMD – Ryzen R5 1600X
GPU – Nvidia – GeForce GTX 970 or AMD – Radeon R9 390
Minimum Spec

CPU – Intel – Core i3-3250 or AMD – FX-4350
GPU –Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 2GB or AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB 
Destiny 2 will release on PC on Blizzard’s Battle.net client on October 24th.

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