The Division 2 Private Beta Will Include Endgame Dark Zone Content

The Division 2 Private Beta Will Include Endgame Dark Zone Content

Here's what to expect in The Division 2 beta.

Ubisoft has announced more details for the upcoming The Division 2 beta, including what kind of missions players can expect to see when the beta begins on February 7. For players who can't wait to sink their teeth into The Division 2, the beta will include content from both early game and endgame.

Ubisoft announced that the private beta for The Division 2 will have a level cap of seven and access to the eastern part of the open world. Players will be able to access two main missions, five story missions, open world activities, one of the three new Dark Zones PvPvE areas, and the PvP Conflict mode "Skirmish."

Ubisoft has put more focus into The Division 2's Dark Zones and PvP combat after introducing the mode in the first Division. We had a chance to preview The Division 2's Dark Zones recently and discovered the mode was more structured and conducive to PvP than previously. The biggest problem facing Dark Zones is the imbalance between better-geared players and new players joining the fray, but Ubisoft appeared to have made balancing a key focus of development

The Division 2 private beta kicks off on February 7 at 1pm PT/4pm ET and will run until February 11 at 1am PT/4am ET. The beta is available to anyone who pre-ordered The Division 2 or registered online at The Division website. Pre-loading for the beta will begin on February 6 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

For more coverage on The Division 2, check out our The Division 2 guide with previews, news, trailers and more. The Division 2 launches on March 15 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

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