Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
is about to start its public beta test on Xbox Live, an engagement that has Xbox 360 owners volunteering their gamertags and repeatedly running into a hail of online bullets for the sake of research. According to an Infinity Ward posting on the official forum
(registration required), information on the sign-up process will be posted on the Charlie Oscar Delta
site today at 5PM PST
The message notes that the program will roll out in several waves -- the first to be drafted could be playing the World War Now
shooter as early as tonight. Read our impressions
of the game's multiplayer aspects if you're not convinced this CoD
is worth reeling in.