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In Beacon, Death Is A Small Victory

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This is Beacon, a roguelike top-down shooter with a very interesting twist on death (and rebirth).

You’re expected to die in a roguelike, but Beacon is trying something neat:

When you inevitably die, the DNA of the enemies you’ve killed can be used to grant you different stats and potentially gameplay-altering physical mutations for your next run.

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It’s coming soon for PC, Mac and Xbox One.