King Art have launched an open beta on Steam for their upcoming RTS, Iron Harvest.
The open beta features the first few campaign missions, Skirmish mode, Challenge mode, and online multiplayer. The open beta will also feature a pre-season tournament with a Collector’s Edition and 7000€ prize pool.
You can read more here, and find the new cinematic trailer below.
You can find a rundown of the game (via Steam) below:
Iron Harvest is a real-time strategy game (RTS) set in the alternate reality of 1920+, just after the end of the Great War. The Game lets you control giant dieselpunk mechs, combining epic singleplayer and coop campaigns as well as skirmishes with intense action on the battlefield for multiplayer fans, Iron Harvest is the classic real-time strategy games fans have been waiting for.
Tradition clashes with scientific and technological progress, while Europe is still recovering from the brutal battles of the World War. Cities are being rebuilt and in the countryside, the era of the Iron Harvest has begun. Farmers are uncovering the remains of the majestic walking machines that had fought on the battlefields of the Great War.
In the midst of this chaos, a new threat appears that will put Europe’s very existence at risk. Secret forces are putting everything they can towards destabilization of entire countries, determined to set the world on fire once again and finally seize control.
CLASSIC REAL-TIME STRATEGY AT ITS FINEST
Lead dozens of different unit types into battle, carefully utilize cover and blast entire buildings to shreds. Take your time to come up with a plan which allows for a wide range of tactics, including a stealth approach. Mechs. We got mechs. Lots of them.
STRONG SINGLE PLAYER CAMPAIGNS & ENGAGING STORY
Experience an epic overarching story, spanning more than 20 missions over three campaigns. Join nine charismatic heroes and their beastly companions in their adventures across Europe. Team-up with a friend and master all campaigns side-by-side in co-op.
YOU ARE THE ONE IN FULL CONTROL
Command three diverse factions with over 40 unit types and 9 heroes with unique abilities. Setup skirmish and multiplayer matches any way you want. Configure your personal game interface and choose your favourite input controls.
INTENSE COOP & COMPETITIVE MULTIPLAYER COMBAT
Competitive multiplayer with ladders, ranked matches & leagues. Choose from a vast selection of skirmish maps and challenge maps, available to play in singleplayer and coop.
BUILD AND FORTIFY YOUR BASE
Conquer resource points, build your base and place fortifications to protect your unit production and research.