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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gears of Eden Alpha Registration

Sign up for the Gears of Eden alpha test for a chance to test out this new exploration and survival game in which robots are searching for their creators! Here is another interesting piece of testing related news that Death by Beta received within the past week. The good folks from Cubit Games are gearing […]

The Exiled Final Alpha Key Giveaway

The Exiled final alpha test is upon us, and we have some keys to give away. Act fast to grab an alpha key for this new PvP-centric sandbox MMO! You may not realize it, but we have probably covered The Exiled and its alpha test more than any other game around here. That is because […]

Another Worlds Adrift Alpha Event Incoming

There is another Worlds Adrift alpha test incoming, and you need to sign up before November 18 if you want to participate! It looks there is another Worlds Adrift alpha event incoming. Bossa Studios is stating that this will be the biggest alpha test event yet for their new sandbox MMORPG, and if you are […]

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 […]

Iron Tides Demo and Kickstarter

Try out the Iron Tides demo and consider supporting the Kickstarter of this viking-based rogue-lite strategy game from Crash Wave Games! This week Death by Beta received a couple of emails about the Iron Tides Kickstarter that is in its final week (four days left as I write this). More importantly, it seems that there […]

Vigilantes Alpha Demo

Check out the Vigilantes alpha demo and try this new crime-themed turn-based RPG game that is currently being developed by Timeslip Softworks! Yesterday Death by Beta received an email from Daithi McHugh over in Ireland regarding the new game that he and Timeslip Softworks are developing called Vigilantes. More specifically, Daithi wanted me to let […]

Guardians of Atlas Open Alpha

The Guardians of Atlas open alpha fired up a few days ago, and you can freely try and test out this new MOBA/RTS hybrid from Artillery! I actually noticed this piece of news Friday evening via PCGamesN, but my wife had me running ragged all weekend with no time to post (yeah, I am whipped). […]

Solstice Chronicles: MIA Closed Alpha Registration

Ironward is developing a new Solstice game, and you can already sign up for a chance to participate in the Solstice Chronicles: MIA closed alpha test! So about two years ago I talked about The Red Solstice alpha and Kickstarter. That game ultimately went on to a successful Kickstarter campaign (which I myself backed) and […]

Worlds Adrift Alpha Update

There is a brand new Worlds Adrift alpha playtest starting up soon, and you can sign up before August 29 for a chance to participate! It feels like it has been awhile since we have talked about Worlds Adrift. However, there is good reason to once again do so because a new Worlds Adrift alpha […]