Hyper Ultra Astronautics Open Alpha Test

FRACTiLE Games needs your help in testing out the Hyper Ultra Astronautics open alpha, so check out this Asteroid-esque game with local multiplayer! Let’s have a bit of an indie morning, shall we? Mikko Rytk√∂nen from FRACTiLE Games emailed Death by Beta this morning to tell us about Hyper Ultra Astronautics, a new top down […]

Battle Splash Open Alpha

Check out the Battle Splash open alpha, a new family friendly indie shooter that uses water physics and water weapons for combat! When I woke up this morning, I found an email in the Death by Beta inbox from Hung Mai, the co-founder of Dranya Studio in Vietnam. Hung Mai wanted us to know about […]

SOS Alpha Registration

Outpost Games is running the SOS alpha from June 26 to July 2, so sign up for a chance to test out this new competitive survival game! Ever hear the expression “it is not merely enough to succeed, one’s friends must also fail”? No? Well, that is what comes to mind every time I think […]

Strange Brigade Testing Registration (maybe)

Rebellion recently announced their new co-op game, Strange Brigade, and you can sign up to win a free copy and (maybe) for a chance to test it out down the road! Just by chance I have been replaying Sniper Elite 3 lately and have been really digging it. I mention that because Rebellion, the good […]

Keystone Closed Alpha

Digital Extremes is running the first Keystone closed alpha event starting on May 26, so sign up to test out this new shooter and deck building game! I am a big fan of Warframe. It is currently my most played game on Steam by a wide margin. Sure, it is a touch grindy and repetitious […]

Starfall Tactics Alpha Character Test

Snowforged Entertainment is currently running another Starfall Tactics alpha test, and you can still sign up to participate! First of all, I feel the need to apologize once again to everyone. I am working the equivalent of two full-time jobs right now outside of working on Death by Beta. Life is very busy and so […]

Project Taurus Open Alpha Registration

Digital Graveyard is going to be running a Project Taurus open alpha soon. You can register up now for this online indie racing game! Let’s get indie for a moment! Yesterday, Edward Stephinson from Digital Graveyard to let us know that they are going to run an open alpha for their incoming Project Taurus. In […]

Dauntless Alpha Registration

Phoenix Labs is going to be running a Dauntless alpha test soon, and you can sign up now for a chance to test out this incoming co-op monster hunt RPG! Back at the end of last year I mentioned a new co-op game being developed here in Vancouver called Dauntless. At that time, the Dauntless […]

Rend Pre-alpha Registration

Frostkeep Studios is looking for some testers for the Rend pre-alpha, so sign up for a chance to test out this incoming multiplayer survival game! Now that PAX East has wrapped up, everyone is scurrying to cover all of the exciting news that was revealed. Sadly I wasn’t able to attend (PAX Prime is more […]

Decksplash Alpha Registration

The next Decksplash alpha testing event is coming up, and the deadline to register to test out this new skateboarding game is March 16! I seem to recall hearing about Decksplash previously but it appears I didn’t report on the last testing event. No matter, let me rectify that by telling you that the next […]

Ashes of Creation Alpha and Beta Registration

There is a weekly drawing to give away keys for the Ashes of Creation alpha and beta testing, so sign up for a chance to test out this incoming MMORPG! I noticed several gaming news sites this morning mentioning the new Ashes of Creation gameplay video that was release this morning. I figured that it […]

Worlds Adrift Final Alpha Test

The Worlds Adrift final alpha test starts up soon ahead of the closed beta, and you can still sign up for a chance to test out this new sandbox MMORPG! So according to an email I received from Bossa Studios yesterday afternoon, there will be one last Worlds Adrift alpha test before the game heads […]

Skara Open Alpha

The Skara open alpha is underway, so head over to Steam to download and test out this new team-based PvP arena hack’n’slash game! Well, here is some news that I completely missed from a couple of weeks ago. Apparently the Skara open alpha is running via Steam and waiting for all of you to jump […]

Total War: Arena Alpha

Apparently the Total War: Arena alpha test is underway, and the third alpha test event happens this coming weekend for those lucky enough to get an invite. Well, holy cow! Apparently the Total War: Arena alpha is underway. I say “holy cow” because this has been a long time coming. I dug through our history […]

uGen Alpha Registration

The uGen alpha is underway, and uGen needs more gamers to help test out their new UGC gaming and creation platform for PC and VR! OK, here is some news that is a little bit different. Yesterday, Troy Hewitt from uGen in Seattle emailed us here at DBB to give us the low down on […]

Yet Another Starfall Tactics Pre-alpha Test

It appears that there is yet another Starfall Tactics pre-alpha testing event incoming, and we still have some keys for this tactical space fleet game! Another day, another Starfall Tactics pre-alpha test! I have honestly lost track of how many testing events Starfall Tactics has gone through. But hey, more testing events means more testing […]