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Doctor Surlee traveling back in time to October 26, 1998, and starting "The Rewritten Experiment".

Alpha was the first development stage of Toontown Rewritten before Beta and before Live where only players with access to an Alpha key could play the game, which launched on October 28, 2013,[1] and ended on April 20, 2014, with the conclusion of the Toon Council Presidential Elections.[2]


Pre-Alpha was the first version of Toontown Rewritten before the game was released for a public Alpha test, exclusively available to the Toontown Rewritten Team. Joey uploaded a YouTube video showing gameplay footage of Toontown Rewritten in a pre-Alpha stage.[3]


The following features were released during Alpha.

  • Trolley minigames
  • Playgrounds
  • Estates
  • Racing
  • Golfing (released and later removed during Alpha due to bugs, then released again in December 2015)
  • Parties (released during Alpha; later removed during Beta due to code rewrite, then released again in September 2017)
  • Cogs (appeared outside of Trolley minigames during Doomsday)

Alpha did not have either of the following features:

Name of origin

Alpha (uppercase Α, lowercase α) is the first letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals, it has a value of 1. In English, the noun "Alpha" is used as a synonym for "beginning", or "first" (in a series), reflecting its Greek roots.