If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Co-op mining shooter Deep Rock Galactic hits Steam Early Access, Xbox Game Preview

Deep Rock Galactic has brought mouthy space dwarves to PC and Xbox One.

Deep Rock Galactic is the first project from indie developer Ghost Ship Games. The game borrows elements from Left 4 Dead, Minecraft and other exploration games like Astroneer and adds co-op to the formula.

Deep Rock Galactic is a co-op shooter where you occasionally have to survive against space bugs, and mine for resources in between rounds. The idea is pretty smart, and the game has now landed on Steam Early Access and Xbox One Game Preview.

But that's not all, Deep Rock Galactic also features four distinct classes. Each class brings one or two unique abilities only they can provide, and it sounds like you're going to need all of them to survive.

The game's worlds are procedurally-generated, and the entire environment is destructible. The launch version has seven unique locations on Planet Hoxxes, and you can grab it from Steam or the Xbox Store for $25/£19/€23.

Catch the launch trailer below:

Deep Rock Galactic was announced at E3 last year. It's the first game published by Goat Simulator developer Coffee Stain, and will remain in Early Access for one to two years.

About the Author

Sherif Saed avatar

Sherif Saed

Staff Writer

Whether it's news, reviews, or interviews - Sherif is always eager to tell you about video games. He plays shooters more than a sane person should, and occasionally has the skills to show for it.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch