Battlefield 4 is out in just over a week and you will be able to download the game on PC 24 hours prior to its launch.
The confirmation comes by way of the official Origin Twitter.
— Origin (@OriginInsider) October 19, 2013
If you want something to hold you over until the shooter's launch, make sure you watch our interviews with Executive Producer Patrick Bach, here and here. You can also see everything that'll be included in that pre-load from here.
Battlefield 4 launches October 29 in North America and November 1 in Europe, next-gen versions will launch alongside the consoles.