A new entry on the official PlayStation blog includes information on the highly anticipated console beta for The Elder Scroll Online’s PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launch. If you’re typically used to long delays between the announcement and the event, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. The public beta event for The Elder Scrolls Online begins at 10am EST April 23rd, yes today.

Although the news comes from the official PlayStation blog the news also applies to Xbox One players. Both sets of fans can participate in the beta during the same timeframe, with access to The Elder Scrolls Online ending on April 27th at 10am EST.

The developers have informed players that they should be prepared for a full character wipe prior to the official PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launch on June 9th.

Source: Press Release