We are launching Steambirds Alliance out of beta tomorrow (August 22). After almost six years of development, it has become a full-fledged MMO with lots of polished content, unique bosses, and a kind of heavily-cooperative gameplay that is rare in today’s world. We couldn’t be prouder to see it finally, officially released! OK, so that’s what … Continue reading Why we made Steambirds Alliance
Today’s update introduces a new endgame boss: the Urchin. The Urchin is quite elusive: to find it you'll need to craft a special item and then use it in a specific place. We recommend that you bring a full fleet of seasoned pilots with you, as the encounter can be quite a handful! The boss … Continue reading New Boss: The Urchin
The team has been toiling away on a new major Steambirds Alliance update for the last few months. We've taken the opportunity to take a step back and re-evaluate why we made this game, what we're trying to do with it, and how well we're achieving those goals. We've written about this before - Steambirds … Continue reading SBA’s More Together Update
This week we’re shipping our last update of 2019. While it may be last, it’s still packed with some awesome stuff. We’re introducing a new class, the Vampire, a new combat sim mode, and a bunch of other changes! Vampire The vampire class is making its appearance in this update. It uses sword weapons and … Continue reading Introducing the Vampire Class
On Wednesday afternoon, we will ship our first really big post-launch update to SBA! It includes a healthy combo of new content, new features, plus solutions to major pain points that the community has informed us about in Discord. 🙂 I know this blog post is huge, so let me give you the TDLR: we've … Continue reading SBA’s first Mega Update ships this Wednesday!
Hello, brave pilots! Got a new "minor" update for you (it's not really so minor, but it's nothing compared to the Flocks update that we're working on for the end of October, so I'll call it minor. Heh.) This update will appear in production sometime in the next few hours. Unity 2019 upgrade More of … Continue reading New update: Unity 2019, M2 improvements, permadeath adjustments!