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How to Pre-Load & Play Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha on PS4 & PS5

Find out how to play the Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha on PS4 & PS5. You can even pre-load it to get even more time in the game!

Call of Duty Vanguard is finally right around the corner and fans of the series can’t wait to get their hands on the game. Luckily, a completely free Alpha for Call of Duty Vanguard will give players the chance to jump into the game early.

Find out how to pre-load and play the Vanguard Alpha below.

But first, check out the first Call of Duty Vanguard Multiplayer trailer.

Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing Explained - Tactical, Standard, Blitz

Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha Details

Fans know what to expect from Call of Duty, but Vanguard will be shaking it up a bit with the new Combat Pacing System. Luckily the new Alpha will showcase these kinds of changes to Multiplayer to fans of the series.

The Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha will be based on the brand-new Champions Hill game mode that mixes Gunfight and Battle Royale.

Find out all of the Champions Hill game mode details.

Additionally, there will be 4 maps in the Alpha. While this is far from the 20 Multiplayer maps launching with Vanguard, players will be happy to try out the 4 on offer.

What’s more, players will get to try out the new ‘reactive environments’ destruction system in Vanguard as well as the new weapons and 4 main characters from the Campaign.

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How to Pre-Load Alpha on PS4 & PS5

All gamers who have a PS4 or PS5 console can play the Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha for absolutely free!

What’s more, you can pre-load it from the PlayStation Store from August 23 at 3 AM PT, ahead of the weekend.

Unfortunately, the Alpha will not be available to Call of Duty fans on Xbox and PC. However, you can also find out how to access the Call of Duty Vanguard Beta on all platforms.

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Vanguard Alpha Start Date

Last, but certainly not least, the Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha will begin on August 27 at 10 AM PT. It will run throughout the weekend and end on August 29 at 10 AM PT.

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Read More: How to Watch Call of Duty Vanguard Campaign Gameplay Premiere

Will you be playing the Call of Duty Vanguard Alpha? Make sure to pre-load it to maximize your time with it!

Vanguard SBMM Will Be the Same As Black Ops Cold War

Meanwhile, it’s not just Multiplayer that fans are excited for. Find out how to watch the Call of Duty Vanguard Campaign reveal at Gamescom.

Also, Treyarch is developing Call of Duty Vanguard’s Zombies mode. This will be great news to Zombies fans.

Finally, Vanguard is bringing a new map and anti-cheat to Warzone. This is exactly what the game needs to succeed.

(Source: Call of Duty Blog)

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Thursday 26th of August 2021

You haven’t actually told us how to do it? Unless I’m blind