More stories on: Early Access

Steam hopes to bring some order to Early Access with new rules

Valve has reportedly issued brand new guidelines and rules to developers hoping to put their games on Early Access, in the hope of bringing some consistency to the system.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 5

Spacebase DF-9 Early Access development halted permanently

Time for another cautionary tale from the annals of Steam Early Access, as Double Fine confirms development of Spacebase DF-9 will cease after the next update.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2014 | 1

The Forest coming to Early Access on 22 May

Endnight Games’ The Forest will be popping up on Steam’s Early Access system on 22 May, according to a new trailer released for the game.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Divinity: Original Sin pushed to Spring to incorporate feedback

Larian has announced that their party-based (or co-op) RPG Divinity: Original Sin will now be released during the Spring of 2014.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #146 – 2013 Review

Ho Ho H … wait, it’s too late for that. Yes, this Boxing Day-recorded podcast is nestling quietly in the mysterious limbo zone between Christmas and New Year.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

Steam unites ‘paid alpha’ titles under Early Access banner

It’s quite a common approach in PC gaming these days; offer your potential players paid access to the development build of the game you’re working on, and allow them to offer feedback that can shape and improve the title.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Mar 2013 | Comments Off