Check out this article on the Open Alpha of Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (COD Cold War) for the Sony PS4. Know the schedule, file size, preload schedule, availability, & more!
NOTE: The open alpha for the PS4 is over. You can check out the upcoming Beta schedules for all platforms by clicking the button below.COD Cold War Release Date Schedule
Open Alpha Schedule & Details
Open Alpha Schedule
|Start Date||September 18 10am PT|
|End Date||September 20|
Starts On September 18 10am PT
The Open Alpha starts on Friday, September 18 10am PT. Players can pre-load the game to immediately jump into the action once the servers open.
PS4-Exclusive Open Alpha
The open alpha for COD Cold War is only available to Playstation 4 owners. There is still no news if the alpha is going to come to the Xbox One or the PC. However, Open Beta schedules for all platforms have already been released.Check Out The Beta Release Date For All Platforms Here!
Does Not Require PS Plus
PS4 owners that are not subscribed to PS Plus can enjoy the game as it doesn't require it. Simply download it and run to join the fray.
This preview of COD Cold War contains only the multiplayer aspect of the game. There is still no news if there will be a story demo that would give us a glimpse of the single-player campaign.
Progress Does Not Carry Over
Same with the alpha and beta versions of the previous Call of Duty titles, COD Cold War's open alpha will very likely to delete all player progress once it ends.
Open Alpha Trailer
Available Maps & Modes
Available Game Modes
Several weapons are available for players to play with an enjoy during the open alpha. There is also no need to rank up weapons as all have some attachments already available for use.Check Out All Weapons Here!
Open Alpha Preload & File Size
Preload Starts On September 17
Players looking forward to join the alpha can start pre-loading the COD Cold War on September 17, 8AM PT.
How To Preload COD Cold War
- On your PS4 home screen, navigate to the PS Store
- Search for Cold War
- Select "Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War - Alpha" to download the game
Requires About 25 GB Of Space
You need to have about 25 GB of free space in order to download the open alpha of COD Cold War. If you find yourself scrambling for disk space, delete games that you don't play anymore to make room.