Anyone who remembers Frozen Synapse (and liked it) might be interested in Frozen Endzone
The beta becomes available Dec. 5th. (assuming you pre-order the game). Apparently you get two beta copies with one pre-order. (one for a friend).
I think it looks awesome - but I would imagine it's not everyone's cup of tea. Anyway, if you want to know more, I found this today. The video is actually pretty good. Has some gameplay.