DNA-mutating roguelikelike shooter Beacon looks swish

The daddifcation of video games continues with aplomb, but what a terrible waste parenthood is, collecting genetic material to make a mewling idiot who can’t even drive. It’s time for this to end. It’s time to be your own dad. Or your own mum in the case of Beacon, a roguelikelike top-down shooter where a crashlanded spacewarrior collects DNA from defeated enemies to feed into her ship’s clone bay so her next clone spawns with strange new mutations after she dies. That, I’m into. Beacon today launched a “first access” version, earlier than early access, for those truly behind the cause. (more…)

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