Retro Machina is a beautiful isometric action adventure where a defective robot unravels the mysteries of a mysterious retro-futuristic world.
In Retro Machina you follow the adventure of a little Clank-esque robot who works on an assembly line in a city of robots. It's not just any city – it's the only inhabitable city on the planet and soon after the game starts you promptly … Read MoreThe post Retro Machina – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Apolysis is an unsettling retro styled first atmospheric horror game that blends body horror with industrial machinery as you face fear and transcend your flesh.
In Apolysis your character has felt a calling that has led them to a large abandoned looking old refinery. It's surrounded by wasteland, but inside it harbours some dark secrets, lots of strange industrial machinery and a seductive goddess who … Read MoreThe post Apolysis – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Motionsickness is a new retro styled low poly 3D fighting game that uses different control schemes to cater for different skill levels of players as you do battle in fast paced 1v1 matches.
Currently in development by Andrea "Jens" Demetrio (creator of the excellent Schwarzerblitz) Motionsickness is a PS1/PS2 styled low poly fighting game that rewards player skill. It looks and plays quite similarly … Read MoreThe post Motionsickness – Alpha Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
DayDream is a beautiful and creepy Little Nightmares style puzzle platforming adventure where a young boy and his faithful teddy bear companion make their way through a mysterious dark fantasy world.
In DayDream you take control of a young boy called Griffin who finds himself trapped in a room and about to be consumed by darkness, when his faithful teddy bear (Birley) turns up and … Read MoreThe post DayDream – Tech Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Hotel Renovator is a House Flipper-esque building renovation game there you rebuild and furnish run down old flop houses into luxury 5-star hotels.
Currently in development by Two Horizons S.A. and The Dust S.A (creators of Camping builder, Aquapark Renovator and Airport Renovator) is a new simulation game that allows you to create the hotel of your dreams. You start with a dilapidated … Read MoreThe post Hotel Renovator – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Slaughter League is a wonderfully brutal looking game that infuses a bit of Happy Wheels-esque gore and physics-based carnage into a Fall Guys-esque competitive multiplayer game show.
In Slaughter League players will face off across hazard-filled assault courses in the world's most brutal game show. It's playable with up to 10 players and sees everyone making a mad dash for the finish line … Read MoreThe post Slaughter League – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
SpiderHeck is a very cool physics-based fighting game where lightsaber-weilding spiders fight each other or AI enemies in a variety of perilous arenas.
Playable in PvP with up to four players or PvE single-player/co-op, SpiderHeck is a physics-based spider battle simulator where highly agile arachnids attempt to dispatch their enemies using a badass laser-swords (lightsabers). You move your spider with the left stick and swirl … Read MoreThe post SpiderHeck – Alpha Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Natural Instincts is a beautiful eco-aware wildlife simulation game where you aid animals and help them survive in the face of hazards, disasters and human interference.
The gameplay in Natural Instincts is a little like a RTS, with you selecting animals (or groups of animals) then commanding them to move somewhere or do something. However, there's no enemy army to fight in Natural Instincts, instead … Read MoreThe post Natural Instincts – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Kick Bot is a challenging and cleverly crafted Sci-Fi precision platformer where you control your character with just two buttons!
Previously featured on Alpha Beta Gamer back in 2019, Kick Bot sees you using just two buttons to control an agile little robot that's on a mission to stop an evil AI from using the "GigaLeg" to litterally kick the Earth. Your character moves … Read MoreThe post Kick Bot – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Quinterra is a rogue-lite turn-based tactics game with deck-building elements, where you travel through the five domains of Quinterra and conquer them with your army.
In Quinterra you'll be able to choose from a selection of uniquely skilled heroes then set out on an adventure through the five domains of Quinterra. On your way you'll recruit an army and decide which Elites, Minions, equipment and … Read MoreThe post Quinterra – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Beta sign ups have re-opened for Pyramid Plunge, a beautifully animated 2D Spellunky-esque roguelike action platformer where two adventurers find themselves trapped inside a great pyramid filled with traps, treasure and monsters.
Previously featured on Alpha Beta Gamer last year, Pyramid Plunge is a lighthearted 2D action platforming roguelike where you attempt to escape from an ever-changing pyramid. It's playable in single-player … Read MoreThe post Pyramid Plunge – Beta Sign Up (Steam) first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Protagas Bleeds is a classic 90's style survival horror game set in a mysterious motel filled with grotesque abominations and TV-headed monsters.
Currently in development by Bryce Butcher (creator of Fatum Betua and Remember Places?), Protagas Bleeds follows the story of a couple who are setting out to make a new start, but break down in the middle of nowhere. Fortunately for them there's … Read MoreThe post Protagas Bleeds – Alpha Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Janitor Bleeds is a tense retro styled first person horror game where you find yourself in an abandoned amusement arcade that's home to a terrifying shadowy monster, and you have to play a cursed arcade cabinet to escape.
In Janitor Bleeds you have an accident on a stretch of road where multiple people have gone missing recently. After walking along the road a little you … Read MoreThe post Janitor Bleeds – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
The Lunar Effect is a retro styled psychological horror adventure that draws inspiration from Resident Evil and Silent Hill, but has much more of a puzzle focus as you try to escape from a mysterious old mansion you awaken in.
Currently in development by Negative Entities, The Lunar Effect could perhaps best be described as the thinking man's survival horror. It looks and feels … Read MoreThe post The Lunar Effect – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Twilight Tower is a narrative-driven car-based horror roguelike where two companions try to climb out of a pit while sand rises up below them and threatens to engulf them.
Created for the Hexcode x Theme Showdown Jam, Twilight Tower is a card-based roguelike set within a massive stone labyrinth that has a pit in the center that continually fills with sand. It's no ordinary sand … Read MoreThe post Twilight Tower – Game Jam Build Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Agony of a Dying MMO is a narrative-driven horror game played via the perspective of different long-time players of a toxic MMO that's about to be shut down.
The story of Agony of a Dying MMO takes place within the final few hours of an MMO that's about to be shut down forever. The MMO was once popular and garnered a large and diverse player … Read MoreThe post Agony of a Dying MMO – Alpha Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
The Heilwald Loophole is a tense and darkly humorous retro styled first person horror game where you attempt to escape from a mysterious hospital with a psychotic doctor, a murderous nurse and a troublesome constipated patient!
With a demo build released as part of the Haunted PS1 Demo Disc, The Heilwald Loophole is a fun little fast paced horror game with a delightfully dark sense … Read MoreThe post The Heilwald Loophole – Alpha Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Galactic Thunderdome is a physics-based Sci-Fi platform brawler where you use a wide variety of ridiculous weaponry to kill your rivals in destructible arenas.
Currently in development by Pansimula, Galactic Thunderdome is a very different type of platform brawler that almost seems like a real-time physics-based version of Worms. It's playable with up to eight players and sees combatants doing battle in a futuristic … Read MoreThe post Galactic Thunderdome – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Walk 散歩 is a very freaky Japanese stealth horror game where a young girl tries to make her way home while being stalked by a mysterious shadowy entity.
Released as part of the Haunted PS1 Demo Disk, in Walk 散歩 you take control of a schoolgirl as she makes her way home through the streets of the city. The city is eerily deserted, apart from … Read MoreThe post Walk 散歩 – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Alwa's Awakening is a fantastic retro 8-bit remake of Elden Pixels' Alwa's Awakening that aims to faithfully recreate the entire game as a functioning NES ROM!
Previously featured on Alpha Beta Gamer during the closed Beta sign up, Alwa's Awakening looks set to be a one of the best games playable on a Nintendo's classic NES. The original Alwa's Awakening was released in 2017 … Read MoreThe post Alwa's Awakening – Open Beta (NES) first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Assimilate! is a local or online multiplayer party game where players attempt to deduce who among them is a human, a robot or a programmer.
Playable with 5-10 players, in Assimilate! each player logs into the game using their phone (much like with the JackBox games) and has three rounds to achieve their objectives as part of whatever team they're on (Humans or Robots). The … Read MoreThe post Assimilate! – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Peeb Adventures is a quirky and oddly creepy retro styled 3D platforming adventure where an odd little character with a big trunk gets banished into the back-code of an old abandoned video game.
In Peeb Adventures you control a bizarre (and slightly rude) looking Q-Bert-esque character as he goes on an adventure in a vibrant Mario 64 style 3D game world. It's a charming … Read MoreThe post Peeb Adventures – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Magic: Legends, the new Diablo-esque fantasy action RPG set in the Magic: The Gathering universe is now in open Beta!
Previously featured on Alpha Beta Gamer during the closed Beta sign up, Magic: Legends is a fantasy action RPG with Diablo-esque gameplay and Magic: The Gathering style deckbuilding elements. The cards you collect can be added to your deck and used … Read MoreThe post Magic: Legends – Open Beta first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Brutal Castle puts new meaning to the phrase "castle warfare" as you control a fire-breathing castle that punches, stomps and burns Godzilla-esque monsters that are made of earth.
Brutal Castle is essentially a beat 'em up where you are a massive stone castle. The current build features two levels which see you fighting giant monsters that spawn out of the ground and end with challenging … Read MoreThe post Brutal Castle – Alpha Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Drift or Die is a narrative-driven cyberpunk driving game set in a dystopian future where conflicts are all settled via drift challenges.
Taking place in the cyberpunk world of Ultra 85, Drift or Die is a racing game where you're tasked with overthrowing a corrupt government with your drifting skills. Due to the collateral damage of war, all conflicts are now settled by drift challenges, … Read MoreThe post Drift or Die – Beta Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Vostok 2061 is a beautiful looking new vertically scrolling shoot 'em up where you travel across the universe, blast aliens and save humanity.
In Vostok 2061 you step into the shoes of a young aviation school graduate who is thrust into an assignment on a distant frontier of the Universe. You'd better learn quickly as you blast your way through nine unique worlds, rescuing Earthlings, … Read MoreThe post Vostok 2061 – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Blood Oath: When the Sword Rises is a brutal multiplayer medieval combat game where you can face off in epic 32 player battles.
There are two very different game modes in Blood Oath: When the Sword Rises – Arcade and Freemode. In Arcade players will be able to face off in fast paced battles in five different modes (Team Deathmatch, Free-For-All, Capture the Flag, Defense … Read MoreThe post Blood Oath: When the Sword Rises – Beta Sign Up first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Poogue features a clever fusion of Pool and roguelike dungeon crawling as you travel through procedurally generated tables and attempt to pot balls before they pot you!
Created for the 7DRL Challenge, Poogue is a roguelike that sees you attempting to pot your way through a series of procedurally generated pool dungeons. You control your ball much like in a traditional pool game, with you … Read MoreThe post Poogue – Game Jam Build Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Loretta is a macabre psychological thriller about a 1940's housewife whose husband goes missing while living on a run-down old farm.
Drawing inspiration from the works of Steven King, Hitchcock, Andrew Wyeth, Edward Hopper and Vladamir Babokov, Loretta is a tense little thriller that explores the darker side of human nature. The current prototype build takes around 10 minutes to play through and follows the … Read MoreThe post Loretta – Prototype Download first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.
Sunblaze is a charming and brutally touch 2D precision splatformer that takes place within a massive morphing single-screen cyberspace.
Previously featured on Alpha Beta Gamer during the beta sign up, Sunblaze is a hardcore precision platformer tat draws inspiration from Celeste and follows a young woman called Josie (aka. Sunblaze) who finds herself trapped inside her father's superhero training simulator. She's inexperienced, but she's … Read MoreThe post Sunblaze – Beta Demo first appeared on Alpha Beta Gamer.