How long will First Access be open?
Currently we estimate the first access to run for 6-8 months leading up to the full release of the game. Over first access we'll continue adding more content to the game, including a large patch in the summer with Level 5, and will be tweaking and balancing the game based on feedback from our First Access players.
Which platforms will Beacon be available on?
The First Access will only be available on PC. We're currently planning to release the final game on Windows, Mac, and Xbox One, but may expand to other platforms at a later date.
Is there a Press Kit for Beacon?
Who do I talk to for ______?
For general inquiries, send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will I get a Steam key once Beacon launches on Steam?
Yes! Anyone who buys Beacon on itch.io before the Steam release will get a key to redeem on Steam
What are the minimum requirements?
We don't have a real set of minimum requirements yet, but roughly:
- An i5 or equivalent processor
- A GPU that supports DX11, (Nvidia GTX 660 equivalent or better)
- 4 GB of RAM or more
- 2 GB of disk space
- Windows 7 or higher
Which engine is Beacon built on?
Beacon runs on Unity 2018. If you'd like to know more about specific technical aspects don't be afraid to ask on our Discord here.
Does Beacon have DRM or anything like that?
Beacon does not have DRM, or even an installer.
Where does Beacon store data on my PC?
Beacon stores data in the following locations:
|C:\Users\%USER\AppData\LocalLow\Monothetic\Beacon\playerstats.bsg||General stats such as items discovered|