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 […]

The Exiled Open Early Access Event Incoming

The Exiled early access is approaching, and Fairytale Distillery will be running an Exiled open early access testing event on February 23! I have to say that this news instills a touch of sadness within me. As many of you know, The Exiled (formerly Das Tal) has become one of our mainstays for news reporting. […]

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 […]

Halo Wars 2 Multiplayer Beta

The Halo Wars 2 multiplayer beta will be firing up on January 20 for Windows 10 users, so get ready to test out this new Halo-based RTS! Our good friends over at PCGamesN posted earlier today regarding an upcoming testing opportunity. Apparently the Halo Wars 2 multiplayer beta will be firing up on January 20 […]

For Honor Beta

Ubisoft have set the For Honor beta to run from January 26 until January 29, and there is still time to sign up for this melee focused hack’n’slash! Since we mentioned the For Honor beta registration less than a month ago, this post is more of a gentle reminder to sign up. The reason for […]

SMITE Tactics Closed Beta

The SMITE Tactics closed beta is now underway, and you can still sign up for a chance to test out this deck building turn-based tactical game from HiRez! This is more of an update post rather than a straight up news post. Back in October of last year I mentioned the new SMITE Tactics closed […]

Warhammer 40000: Sanctus Reach Beta

Slitherine is launching Warhammer 40000: Sanctus Reach in two weeks, and it appears that you can still sign up for the Sanctus Reach beta test! OK, enough slacking already! Time to get back at it following the holidays. After doing a cursory search this morning for new PC game testing opportunities, I was starting to […]

For Honor Beta Registration

The For Honor beta registration is live, so sign up for a chance to test out this incoming hack’n’slash game from Ubisoft! So let me think, I believe it was July or August when we implored you to sign up for the For Honor alpha test. If you happened to miss out on that, fret […]

Another Starfall Tactics Pre-alpha Test Event (and keys!)

Well, well, well. Snowforged Entertainment are clearly busy little bees with their testing and updating of Starfall Tactics. Vasilisa Sergeeva from Snowforged once again email Death by Beta to let us know that another big update to the game is in the works. True to their form, that means another Starfall Tactics pre-alpha test event […]

Gigantic Open Beta

The Gigantic open beta fires up today, so now is your chance to try out this new cartoonish third-person MOBA shooter from Motiga! This is a piece of news that I heard about a week ago, but I figured I would wait until the day in question to mention it lest it get buried in […]

Dauntless Closed Beta Registration

Sign up for the Dauntless closed beta for a chance down the road to help test out this new co-op hunt game from Vancouver’s Phoenix Labs! Yet another incoming game and testing opportunity from some fellow Vancouverites. This week Phoenix Labs announced their upcoming co-op game called Dauntless. And of course I wouldn’t be mentioning […]

Sea of Thieves Inside Programme

Sign up for the Sea of Thieves Insider Programme to stay in the loop on this multiplayer pirate game and for a chance to help test it out! A couple of days ago Death by Beta received an email from the Sea of Thieves mailing list. That was a bit odd since I don’t recall […]

Steep Open Beta

Ubisoft is firing up the Steep open beta tomorrow, November 18, so get ready to jump into this multiplayer extreme mountain sports video game! I completely missed this news last week, but thanks to Moniris on Twitter for kindly informing us of our shortcoming. And so, I am happy to inform all of you that […]

Gigantic Closed Beta Weekend

There is a third Gigantic closed beta weekend event starting up on November 17, so sign up for a chance to test out this third person shooter from Motiga. It would appear that Motiga and Perfect World are gearing up for another Gigantic closed beta weekend event. The weekend event in question is this coming […]

Starfall Tactics Faction Wars Pre-Alpha Test and Keys

The Starfall Tactics Factions Wars pre-alpha test starts on November 17 featuring some new PvP aspects of the game, and we have some keys available! Let’s see now, it was back in the summer when we last mentioned the Starfall Tactics pre-alpha test. In fact, we were giving out keys to the test back then […]