Entries in 'early access' (28)
UK GAME stores will give those awaiting Destiny the chance to play Bungie’s online multiplayer shooter early.
A Steam-style Early Access programme is a common request amongst ID@Xbox developers, the platform holder's Chris Charla has told Develop.
Kickstarted strategy title Planetary Annihilation is now available to buy at GAME – despite the fact it’s still in development.
The Battlefield studio says it’s looking to include players into the development of the shooter as early as possible.
An equivalent of Steam's Early Access initiative could be on its way to PS4, PS3 and Vita via the PlayStation Network.
Notch’s first commercial release since Minecraft is… a title where gamers play as a horse. On some hills.
Recently released Early Access titles The Forest and The Stomping Land have taken the top two spots on this week's Steam top ten sellers chart.
Early Access games have always been a gamble for consumers, and an update to Steam's T&Cs is now telling them as much.
Watch Dogs has grabbed the top spot on Steam's top ten weekly sellers chart, with a pair of new Early Access titles also making significant marks on this week's list.
With the likes of DayZ and Rust enjoying huge success on the Steam Early Access system, it’s no surprise the model has caught the attention of other digital retailers.
Independent developer Keen Software House has announced its space sandbox game Space Engineers has sold over 500k copies as an Early Access offering on Steam.
Valve has removed Steam Early Access title Earth: Year 2066 from the Steam store, offering refunds to anyone who purchased the title for a limited time.
One of the biggest successes at the end of last year and the start of this one was not a triple-A title.
Steam Early Access title Rust has made more than $30 million, says the game's creator.
While releasing a game early doesn’t always reap rewards, it certainly has for racing specialist Bugbear.
Steam Early Access game Akaneiro: Demon Hunters has cost creators Spicy Horse $1.7m, owner American McGee has revealed.
The publisher is offering free copies of AC IV: Black Flag and AC III to those who buy Elder Scrolls Online through uPlay.
The triad of Early Access hits continue their reign atop the charts.
Ready to lay down another few quid on an in-development title?
There was a time when finishing a game before you released it was considered a prerequisite.
And then the industry realised that there’s a ton of money to be made by releasing unfinished games.
Double Fine has decided to forego an Early Access release of its adventure game Broken Age, instead electing to move forward with the Season Pass method for the title.
Steam's Early Access program has paid off for yet another studio, as UK-based indie developer Chucklefish has announced its upcoming title Starbound has exceeded 1m copies sold.
The initial pre-release version of DayZ is now available to purchase and play as an Early Access title on Steam.
A Steam Database entry for popular Arma II mod turned upcoming commercial release DayZ has been uncovered, and it appears the title could be mere days away from publicly launching.