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 […]

Space Tyrant Open Alpha

Check out the Space Tyrant open alpha from Blue Wizard Digital, and help test out this new and lighthearted turn-based 4X rogue-lite strategy game! It is crazy how many emails Death by Beta received over the past couple of weeks telling us about ongoing testing opportunities. Well, here is another one. The Space Tyrant open […]

Abatron Open Alpha

W3 Studios is running an Abatron open alpha ahead of its Kickstarter, so sign up in order to help test out this new sci-fi RTS and T/FPS hybrid game! I am am slowly managing to clear the backlog of news posts and emails after my chaotic house mouse. Huzzah! Next up is the Abatron open […]

For Honor Alpha Registration

Ubisoft is launching the For Honor alpha on September 15, and you can sign up for a chance to test out this incoming brutal hack and slash game! I seem to recall that just over a year ago I mentioned a very early registration for Ubisoft’s incoming For Honor. I have no idea if that […]

LawBreakers Alpha Key Giveaway

Grab a key from our LawBreakers alpha key giveaway, and get ready to test out the game in the incoming LawBreakers alpha test! OK, so I have good news and better news. The good news is that there is another LawBreakers alpha test event incoming. The better news is that time around we have alpha […]

Galactic Junk League Open Alpha

The Galactic Junk League open alpha is underway, so help test out this spaceship construction and arena game! A couple of hours ago Death by Beta received an email from Juraj Ruttkay over at Pixel Federation regarding Galactic Junk League. More significantly, Juraj wanted to let us know that the Galatic Junk League open alpha […]