This game has been Greenlit by the Community!

The community has shown their interest in this game. Valve has reached out to this developer to start moving things toward release on Steam.

Greenlight is being retired. For more information on how to submit games to steam, refer to this blog post.
Beatstep Cowboys
Platforms: PC, Mac
Languages: English
Players: Multi-player
May 11, 2016 @ 9:02pm
Jul 27, 2016 @ 7:20pm
Recent Announcements View All (5)
Beatstep Cowboys nominated for Intel University Showcase at GDC

Intel Demo Area
Moscone South 2nd Floor (Skybridge)[]

Tuesday, Feb 28th 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday, March 2nd 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


City View at Metreon[]
Thursday, March 2nd 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Come meet us during the demo times, or Come out to the Showcase and cheer us on!
See y'all there!

Release date: Winter 2017
Cowboy Duel played with beats on a Step Sequencer? This is what you need.

You are in the duel of your life.
You have four beats to decide what moves to make.
Your opponent is making their move. What do you do?
This is the life of the Beatstep Cowboys.

Try the GameJam prototype!

Fast Strategy to a Beat
Beatstep Cowboys is a multiplayer couch game that combines quick real-time strategy and rhythm-based game play. The result is a competitive game easy enough for a kid to pick up but provides advanced players the opportunity to stretch the limits of their logical and predictive thinking.

  • Couch multiplayer. Murder your friends to a funky beat.
  • Unique fast-paced strategy gameplay of close calls and quick predictions.
  • Play a variety of arenas and character classes.
  • Different music tracks provide variations in speed and strategy.
  • Artificial cow intelligence

Gather the gang ’round
Play with friends in Local Mode, or try your skill against the AI.

Twitch Streamer? Run a broadcast with the integrated Twitch Plays Mode, where Two Channels battle it out. Do you support the hardy Eastburns, or the cunning Westwoods? Help your clan duel to victory. Use the integrated tools and player interface to set up and run your own Twitch Play Game.

Yee Haw!
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JD Minoong  [author] Jul 27, 2016 @ 11:02pm 
Thanks for your support! The game just has been greenlit!
Kutar'k Jul 16, 2016 @ 7:16pm 
voted :)
jminwong Jun 17, 2016 @ 6:43pm 
Try the prototype on their website!
Scoops Jun 9, 2016 @ 11:57pm 
Just played the prototype. Loved the beat mechanic :D I really hope this gets greenlit!!
dls May 27, 2016 @ 7:37pm 
zard recommend in live( , so it must be the best!
gzblake May 25, 2016 @ 3:14pm 
Great party game~
Mysterion Smile May 19, 2016 @ 11:54pm 
SUN WU KONG May 19, 2016 @ 5:52pm 
for Miss Zard
qwerty May 19, 2016 @ 1:09pm 
Magicalyang May 19, 2016 @ 9:02am 
for zard