Miner Wars 2081 Hits ALPHA Stage - Demo Featuring First Mission Released!
Prague, Czech Republic, July 31th – Keen Software House announces transition to the ALPHA development phase of its anticipated 6DoF underground and space shooter, Miner Wars 2081, and releases a new public demo for download! After three months of release silence, the demo features an almost-final peek into the first storyline mission, which, according to the closed testing community, is “EPIC,” “IMMERSIVE,” and more!

Greetings, gamers!

We are thrilled to announce the release of a new Miner Wars 2081 demo!

Prepare yourselves for an almost-final look at the first storyline campaign mission – Russian Assault. It features voice-overs from pros such as: John McCalmont (Marcus), Tori Kamal (Apollo), and JJ Aaronson (Madelyn).

Descend into the mineshafts in your Arion MK7 Combat & Mining Ship and hold tight as the initial conflict unravels. Survive a deadly ambush, battle your way out of the mining complex, escape with your mothership and...

...to be continued!

As a bonus, enjoy our Playground sector, designed to feature many of the gameplay elements Miner Wars 2081 will soon offer. The new demo also offers improved and up-to-date in-game editor to build maps and sectors of your dreams!

The players in our closed test group describe the first mission as, “EPIC,” “BRILIANT,” “AWWWESOME,” and “IMMERSIVE.” Some other user comments include:

“Game looks amazing!” – okawa 21
“Cool!” – mees462
“… I was blown away by the work you guys did on the new Test build! All the lights and action, I can't wait for more!” - Czhed
“…the part where you saw the russian capital ships was extremely stunning. think that those little red dots called enemy ships have humans in them. and then you see something like 10km long. that is a WOW! look at that moment” – smoker 93

Wanna try yourself? Check out the new demo (Public Build) at

Eager to see more? Check our new two gameplay videos on Youtube:
- Russian Assault (1st Mission): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZFdtX_bDbM or direct download link for video: http://cdn77.minerwars.com/Videos/MinerWarsRussianAssaultGameplay1080p_2012_07_31.mp4

- Special Playground Sector: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsmmJRVl0bQ

Play the new demo and send us your feedback! Tell us what you like/dislike, what you wish for, what makes you confused, and what your most anticipated Miner Wars 2081 feature is. Feel free to contact us via our forums at http://www.minerwars.com/Forum.aspx

Buy now during ALPHA stage with 50% discount ($19.99) and get instant access to the closed Test build with even more updates!

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Your Miner Wars Team


Miner Wars is a 6DOF interior and exterior space shooter played in a fully destructible environment. Miner Wars 2081 features single player, co-op, and standard multi-player modes. Miner Wars MMO is a massively multiplayer online game situated in the same game universe.

As a player, you operate an advanced mining ship in an open-world asteroid belt area. You dig extensive tunnels, harvest ore, travel the solar system, fight enemies, and discover mysterious alien secrets. Gameplay is driven by an epic story and offers a choice of single/multi-player game, cooperative, or you against everyone.

The story will introduce you to many types of missions: rescue, exploration, revenge, base defense, theft, transportation, stealth, search and destroy, pure harvesting, racing, or just flying around and destroying everything you see.

World release:
Miner Wars 2081 – Q3-Q4 2012
Miner Wars MMO – Q4 2013

Platform: Windows


Keen Software House a. s. is an independent software development and publishing company focused on creating innovative video games. We are passionate gamers who love developing games, and we are committed to making the kinds of games that players crave.