Category Archives: Beta
Thu, Oct 03, 2013 | 02:48 BST
As promised in August, Audiosurf, formerly known as Audiosurf Air, is now available in beta form.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 03:28 BST
Blizzard has detailed the contents of its upcoming major update to the closed beta build of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft.
Mon, Sep 30, 2013 | 22:31 BST
Dark Souls 2 beta participants have been uploading illicit footage like crazy; head through the break to see about an hour of From Software’s new RPG in action. Dark Souls 2 is due on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in March next year.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 00:28 BST
Torn Banner Studios has pushed back the closed beta for the Deadliest Warrior expansion for Chivalry: Medieval Warrior.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 21:43 BST
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 14:46 BST
Battlefield 4′s open beta launches next month, and to prep you for it, DICE has released a new video for it.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 02:04 BST
L3O’s 4X strategy effort Horizon has gone into beta after ten weeks of alpha via Steam Early Access. Catch up on what’s new and see the latest assets through the break.
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 | 00:09 BST
Sci-fi base-building god sim Maia will be within your greedy little reach by the end of the year.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 08:59 BST
Zombie survival sandbox State of Decay will finally be playable on PC this week.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 14:22 BST
Extraction’s closed beta will kick-off in October, Splash Damage and Nexon America have announced. Originally known as “Dirty Bomb”, the closed beta for the online multiplayer shooter will have limited openings, so only a select number of players will be able to participate. Notifications will be sent to chosen players by October 1, when the closed beta period begins. Testers will be helping out with stability and balancing. Significant contributions have already been made to the game by its alpha testers since December 2012. Sign up for closed beta testing here.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 01:03 BST
Peter Molyneux’s latest god sim has run into trouble today, with 22 Cans staff burning the midnight oil to correct ongoing problems.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 | 08:21 BST
Wed, Sep 11, 2013 | 21:19 BST
Planetary Annihilation will go into beta later this month, according to developer Uber Entertainment. Along with improvements and added features, the tester will also include the introduction of interplanetary warfare, colonization and the ability to blow up planets. The RTS is expected to be released in full in December. More information through the Kickstarter page. Thanks, PC Gamer.
Sat, Aug 31, 2013 | 17:08 BST
Bugbear has announced Next Car Game is now available for pre-order, and the customer’s purchase goes “right into funding the development of the game.” Early access to Next Car Game will be given to all pre-order customers, much like a paid-beta, and it starts around the $25 mark and goes all the way up yo $1000. A video featuring the team discussing the racer is below. The game will be developed for PC first with console versions both next-gen and/or current-gen possible later on if enough money is raised.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 06:25 BST
SNK Playmore has extended The King of Fighters 13′s PC beta and opened it to everyone who pre-orders. The developer announced a new end date of September 6 on the game’s Facebook page; it’s actively seeking feedback on the versus fighter’s performance. The King of Fighters 13 hits Steam on September 13 and will cost $30. It’s currently 17% off.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 03:45 BST
Head on over to The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot to enjoy the latest Open House, which coincides with an event called Loot-O-Thon and a new trailer.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 03:33 BST
Free-to-play, browser based collectible card game Card Hunter is due to launch on September 12, developer Blue Manchu has announced. The team behind the game is made up of former Irrational Games and Looking Glass staff, as well as the creator and designer of Magic: The Gathering. You can get in on the beta ahead of launch, and if you like what you see, there’s a $25 Basic Edition available for purchase which nets you loads of stuff you’d otherwise have to purchase through microtransactions.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 01:34 BST
Tactical third-person shooter Insurgency has gone into beta; see if this new trailer tempt you to give it a whirl.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 05:21 BST
Word of Warplanes launches late next month, Wargaming announced today, following two months of open beta.
Mon, Aug 19, 2013 | 06:06 BST
Namco Bandai is now taking beta applications for Ridge Racer: Driftopia’s PlayStation 3 beta test, which has not been dated.