Do you like shooting giant mecha in epic space battles? If so, you’ve probably heard of Astebreed. What you may not know is that the Steam version of the game has just been upgraded to the Definitive Edition. What that means is that, if you already own Astebreed, it will update itself for free. For everybody else, you would need to buy the Definitive Edition on Steam for $19.99. It’s not just a new coat of paint either, as Astebreed: Definitive Edition comes packed with a wealth of new and upgraded content:

  • New arrange mode
  • Optimized controller system
  • Added and improved upgrades
  • Adjusted enemy arrangements and patterns for all stages & difficulties
  • Additional episodes and scenes adding to the story
  • Adding new songs
  • Improved graphics and 1920×1080 support
  • Improved 3D models
  • Improved textures and higher resolution
  • New compression format to improve details, lighting etc.
  • Improved backgrounds and detail effects

To read more details about this juicy update, just read more details below!

Astebreed | Laser Mayhem

You are Roy Becket, a young pilot with dreams of becoming as skilled as his adoptive father. When a galactic war with an ancient mechanical alien race reaches its boiling point, Roy is forced to spring into action and take control of an otherworldly bipedal war machine in hopes of saving what’s left of humanity.

Joining Roy is a young girl who claims to have escaped the clutches of the nefarious aliens. Forever altered through horrible experimentation, she now possesses the very abilities humanity will need to push back the doomsday clock.

Together, they must battle an unrelenting army alone and reunite their shattered family.
The End of All Things is in sight. At the edge of eradication stands Astebreed.

Title: Astebreed: Definitive Edition
Price: $19.99
Developer: Edelweiss
Publisher: Playism
Genre: Shooting, Action
Languages: English, Japanese
Update Date: 6 November, 2017
Platforms: Playism, Steam, GOG, Humble

Josh Speer
Josh is a passionate gamer, finding time to clock in around 30-40 hours of gaming a week. He discovered Operation Rainfall while avidly following the localization of the Big 3 Wii RPGs. He enjoys SHMUPS, Platformers, RPGs, Roguelikes and the occasional Fighter. He’s also an unashamedly giant Mega Man fan, having played the series since he was eight. As Head Editor and Review Manager, he spends far too much time editing reviews and random articles. In his limited spare time he devours indies whole and anticipates the release of quirky, unpredictable and innovative games.