Tag: Alpha

Sep
26

PA Evolution VII – Beta

UPDATE 1: The Beta reveal trailer now sits below the cut. click to read more to see it. UDDATE 2: Patch noted posted below. Second beta build was already released with a few fixes for the new bugs. It’s out! […]

Sep
14

PA Evolution V – Smashing Release Dates!

Uber has a release date for Beta. September 26th. This is the date they are aiming for but it’s not definitive. It might be changed! There is multi-planet war, planet smashing and big performance improvements. The Livestream uploaded today has […]

Sep
10

PA Evolution IV – Fast Approaching Beta

The Kickstarter Update by Uber landed on my email moments ago, reminding me that we’re already in September and the PA Beta is fast approaching. I’ve never seen a game change so quickly. From early alpha where tanks could barely […]

Aug
24

Planetary Annihilation – Build 52512

Early Orbital is here! Full patch notes are as follows: Windows Versions: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 (64 & 32 bit) “PA.exe has stopped working” – before doing anything else, get your video drivers updated. If you don’t know […]

Aug
17

Planetary Annihilation – Build 52168

A new build was released and there’s new toys in it! The System Builder was included in experimental mode. It means you can play around with planets and editing systems at will. For something experimental, it works very well! Full […]

Aug
17

Defense Grid 2 – First Look

There’s a trailer for it! A first look at early DG2 development. This early alpha footage shows some of the new features in DG2 including a new graphical engine, a new type of tower, new aliens, and a dynamic environment […]

Aug
15

Planetary Annihilation Livestream – August 14th

Tim Cox, Steve Thomson and the rest of the Uber crew have been busy with art and planet building. Yesterday’s LiveStream was focused on the art process and what it takes to build and polish the game assets. The first […]

Jul
16

PA Evolution III

As you already know, the latest PA build includes some nice new features. My favourite so far is the World Editor. Right now, it lets you pick from a handful of biomes, and lets you adjust a dozen different sliders. […]

Jul
16

Planetary Annihilation – Build 50742

The news we’ve been waiting for ages have arrived! Well…we’ve been waiting for like… 2 weeks? Still… TOO DAMN LONG! I was starting to develop hangover symptoms which are never good in an healthy gaming environment. Here are the patch […]

Jun
11

PA Evolution I

The first prototype came out last week and most of the alpha backers, if not all, already have their keys. The alpha is moving at a pace I’m not accustomed to. There were patches during the weekend! Madness! Uber folks, […]