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Firefall Beta Keys and This Week on IncGamers

Posted 6 Dec 2012 by

Another stonking week on IncGamers.com with lots of gaming goodness to check out including:

  • Heroes and Villains Interview
  • IncGamers Plays: Firefall
  • Credits, Cobras and Crowd-Funding: David Braben tells us about Elite: Dangerous
  • Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition Review
  • Q&A with Legend of Dungeon developers RobotLovesKitty

There are a lot of Beta key giveaways coming up on the main IncGamers site and the latest to hit are keys for this weekend’s beta test of Red 5 Studios MMOFPS Firefall. If you fancy checking in out then you can grab a key instantly from us here. If you want to see more of the game then you can watch Paul, Peter and Tim in the IncGamers Plays: Firefall video. Update: The servers have opened up early.

Finally, this week’s IncGamers Podcast/Vidcast is now available and this week the guys cover an ill-judged promotional stunt for Hitman, THQ’s Humble Bundle, Blizzard’s Project Blackstone, Firefall’s Barry Manilow fixation, Strike Suit Zero and more.

Don’t forget to drop in daily for your PC gaming news, and we plan on covering the Spike VGAs on Friday night with commentary from the team via a live vidcast (technology permitting) on the IncGamers Twitch channel.