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Discord Launches Early Access Games in Discord Store

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST

Discord launched Early Access games on its Discord Store where a handful of games still in development can be played and discussed in real time.

Early Access games join the Discord Store’s curated list of top titles and high quality games, which include blockbuster indies like Hollow Knight, Dead Cells and Frostpunk.

The introduction of Early Access follows the launch of launch of Discord’s game store beta this October, offering over 60 indie titles for purchase, alongside a subscription service, Nitro, priced at $9.99 per month.

It also announced seven exclusive “First on Discord” titles (titles like Bad North and Last Year: The Nightmare, which are launching first on the platform on PC) and the availability of a Universal Library launcher.

Early Access Games List

  • Mad Machines (Hero Blocks ApS) - EXCLUSIVE to Discord
    • Master fast-paced magnetic mechanics to become the ultimate machine in a mad world of sports. Choose between several unique robot gladiators, team up with other players and carefully carve the lethal spike-ball through enemy lines to score before they get a piece of you.
  • Parkasaurus (Washbear Studios)
    • Parkasaurus challenges the player to plan, design and construct fabulous exhibits that maximize both the happiness of their Dinos, and the park guests’ satisfaction and willingness to spend money! Starting with only a dream and an abandoned park the player will discover groundbreaking technologies, new attractions and a special bond with each of their Dinos, all captured in stunningly beautiful modernized 3D flat design graphics.
  • Kynseed (Pixelcount Studios)
    • Kynseed is a sandbox life sim RPG brought to you by developers who worked on the Fable series for Lionhead Studios.Live your life in a quirky world where everyone ages and dies, including your pets! Take control of the mystical Kynseed and grow your family legacy over generations as you pass your skills and powers down to your children. In Kynseed, live your lives the way you choose in a lovingly handcrafted 2D open world.
  • Visage (Sadsquare Studio)
    • Visage is a first-person psychological horror game. Explore a mysterious ever-changing house in a slow-paced, atmospheric world that combines both uncannily comforting and horrifyingly realistic environments, and enjoy a genuinely terrifying experience.
  • Descenders (RageSquid)
    • From the developers of Action Henk, Descenders is a fast-paced extreme downhill biking game that's easy to pick up, but difficult to master.
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