Summary: How would I describe Rock Of Ages? Well its tower defense mixed with tower offense mixed with Monty Python. Yeah when I'm playing this game I feel like I'm watching something straight out of Monty Python with its cartoon graphics and style.
Excerpt: , you just have to accept that you’re playing a game that magically combines racing elements with real-time strategy mechanics, and drops it all into a comedic historical setting with nods to historical figures like Cronos, Napolean, Vlad the Impaler, and zombie versions of Plato and Aristotle.
Excerpt: I underestimated how much fun I would have with Rock of Ages . The Super Monkey Ball/ Marble Madness concept has never appealed to me, so I wasn’t exactly looking forward to the game. Toss in Tower Defense mechanics, a genre I’ve already expressed fatigue over, and things looked grim.
Excerpt: When you mention Atlus, you usually think of some quirky role-playing game or some project that reeks of “off the beaten path” quality, like Catherine. You wouldn’t really think of a Marble Madness-esque strategy game that dabbles in mythology.