Excerpt: Revenge of the Titans , developed by the fuzzily-named Puppy Games, is a tower defense title that takes you on a tour of the galaxy as you defend a series of bases from alien hordes. The story isn’t important, so I couldn’t really tell you anything beyond that.
Excerpt: You would not think it could get any worse, the world goes broke due to a long recession and then we go and get invaded by aliens, leaving governments on a shoe string budget to hire equipment to repel the invading fleet and then push them back to their home world.
Excerpt: Revenge of the Titans is an ambitious Tower Defense game that aims to deliver a deeper, more tactical experience than most in this popular sub-genre. The basics of the game are much the same as any other Tower Defense; you have a headquarters that you must protect from waves of enemies by placing...
Excerpt: Maybe I'm behind the times, but... a Tower Defence game with... research? Individual achievements? Even though I don't generally like Tower Defence games, this one caught my interest. It's by no means perfect, but it's still damn good, and let me tell you why.
Summary: Ah, tower defence! How you are loved and loathed in equal measure. A genre whose origin is difficult to trace, but is now host to literally thousands of titles, tower defence games tickle a unique part of the gamers psyche, lulling us into a focused but simultaneously soporific trance-like state.
Conclusion: Revenge of the Titans is what you get when you inject some real indie love into a tired genre - style, innovation, experimentation and instant playability. Some may find themselves frustrated with a customization approach that leaves room for epic failures, but most will find the open-ended nature...
Revenge of the Titans: RTS-Tower Defense Extravaganza!
26 July 2011
Excerpt: To start off I should probably mention my innate hatred of tower defense games. I find them to be repetitive, stagnant and unchallenging. It usually comes down to a simple math/geometry equations of calculating what DPS would be best in this particularly shaped track.
Pros: Very Challenging, Innovative in Genre, Solid Gameplay
Excerpt: Whatever it is that you did, the Titans want revenge for it. And that means you must defend against them, with towers. Towers that whittle down their numbers as they swarm over the map, towards that final point of your homebase.
Excerpt: Op spele.nl vind je er genoeg van, games.com zit er vol mee. Ja het hele Tower Defence concept is niet zo heel origineel meer. Je komt ze in alle vormen en maten tegen, gratis of betaald, groot of klein, zombies of aliens. Het maakt niet uit wat je verzint, het bestaat allemaal al.
Pros: Mooie sfeer, Nieuw leven in Tower defence
Cons: Keuzes keuzes keuzes, Moeilijk voor beginners