Posts Tagged beta
Steam Music beta coming to Big Picture and SteamOS
Valve is bringing an in-game music player to the Steam overlay, which will allow you to listen to your own tunes while playing your games.
Skyrim beta 1.9 update brings ‘Legendary’ difficulty to Steam
The Bethesda blog is trumpeting the news that the latest Skyrim beta (version 1.9) can be downloaded through Steam from today.
Guns and Robots Beta Key Giveaway
Time for another Beta key giveaway as we team up with Masthead Studios to giveaway keys for Guns and Robots, their arena based robot combat title with customisable characters and a vast array of weaponry.
End of Nations development “full steam ahead” and moved in-house to TRION
Earlier today it was revealed via twitter that some staff at Petroglyph were let go but there was no reason given and there was some concern about the future of the online RTS.
Red 5 Studios invite gamers to Firefall Beta weekend on Friday 30 November
Red 5 Studios are ready to expand their beta test weekends for the online MMOFPS Firefall, and this weekend the first of two planned sessions will get underway.
KingsRoad Closed Beta Access
IncGamers is giving you the chance to take part in the close beta of Rumble Entertainment’s RPG KingsRoad which they are touting as the first fully immersive role-playing game on browsers and Facebook.
Paradox flings open the doors of Dungeonland for select beta sign-ups
Critical Studios is taking a limited number of beta sign-ups for Dungeonland, the co-op focused multiplayer title in which hapless heroes must make it through a dangerous theme park of evil monsters and traps.
Red 5 Studios announce Firefall beta weekends
If you’ve not yet had a chance to play the MMO FPS Firefall then pay attention, Red 5 Studios has finally announced a few beta weekends where you can help with the testing.
More beta slots opening up for Salem: The Crafting MMO
Salem: The Crafting MMO is still in a beta phase, but publishers Paradox have today announced that more people will be welcome on its new world shores in the coming days.
Black Widow Company show their Planetside 2 strength [Video]
Sony Online Entertainment has issued a new Planetside 2 video, showing a set of players called ‘Black Widow Company’ (sounds suitably like a scary private military force to me) at work in the game.
AirMech enters open beta on 8 November
The game has been proving rather popular on casting streams and we discussed it on last week’s podcast here on IncGamers.
Valley and Stadium settings announced for TrackMania 2
TrackMania 2 will benefit from two additional settings in the new year; Valley and Stadium.
Planetside 2 launches 20 November
The SOE Live event is currently taking place in Las Vegas and the big news from the show is that Planetside 2 will launch on 20 November after months of Beta testing.
MechWarrior Online open Beta delayed to fix issues
Piranha Games had planned on launching the open Beta for MechWarrior Online on 16 October but have now decided to delay the Beta’s launch.
The War Z closed Beta dated and pre-orders for access begins
Not had enough of zombies yet? Hammerpoint has revealed that the closed beta for their online zombie survival title The War Z will get underway on 31 October.
Guild Wars 2 announced for Mac – Entering Beta
It’s not just PC gamers that will be enjoying ArenaNet’s new MMO, this afternoon they announced that the game will be supporting Mac OSX.
Molyneux’s Curiosity experiment is looking for beta testers
If you’re curious about Curiosity, the 22Cans/Peter Molyneux ‘social experiment’ that seeks to discover if thousands of people will unite together in a common and quite mundane-looking cause, then look no further than this call for beta testers.
Steam’s ‘Big Picture Mode’ enters public beta today [Video]
Valve has been talking about Steam’s ‘Big Picture Mode’ (a button that will convert the Steam layout into a more television-friendly format) for quite some time, but it now seems to be just about here.
RF Online v1.5 EU Closed Beta Announced
Gamers looking to head back to the MMO RF Online in Europe can now look forward to a closed Beta test which will get underway at the end of October or early November.
Fight for a beta spot in Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour
Paradox has launched a contest where the grand prize is a complete set of Hearts of Iron WWII strategy games and beta access to the forthcoming Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour.
MechWarrior Online opens Beta test for founders
Piranha Games has announced this evening that anyone who has taken out a Founders Package for the new Mech title will now have instant access to the on-going Beta test.
Planetside 2 beta starting “next Monday or Tuesday”
The beta period for online, multiplayer FPS Planetside 2 has been teased and teased over the past few weeks, but now it seems to finally be on its way.
Shoot Many Robots goes PvP in ‘Arena Kings’
Demiurge Studios has announced a spin-off from its Shoot Many Robots title that’ll be a ‘player vs player’ arena battler of some kind, dubbed Shoot Many Robots: Arena Kings.
Kinect fixes on the way for Skyrim’s ‘Dawnguard’
The latest update for Skyrim, version 1.7, has been detailed by the chaps at Bethesda.
Path of Exile public stress test this weekend
Some news for you this afternoon if you are an ARPG player, this weekend Grinding Gear Games are holding their third public stress test for Path of Exile.
ArenaNet Shows the Guild Wars 2 Asura Intro Cinematic
Ahead of the third and final beta test this weekend, ArenaNet has released the Asura intro cinematic giving some background on the pint-sized denizens of Tyria.
‘World vs World’ details released for final Guild Wars 2 beta
The final Guild Wars 2 beta weekend is approaching like an onrushing Charr, so now is a reasonable time for Arenanet to reveal a few more bits of information about the ‘World vs World’ multiplayer mode.