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    4:00 PM on 04.17.2014

    Defense Grid 2 will welcome user-created content

    Hidden Path Entertainment sure does know how to make some good videogames. Defense Grid and its expansion are a blast for any tower defense fan, but they've also done Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Age of Empires I...

    Patrick Hancock

    12:45 PM on 04.03.2014

    Anomaly trilogy to close with Anomaly Defenders

    I loved the first two Anomaly games for how they turned traditional tower defense mechanics on their head to make something fun and different. I'm not so sure about the announcement of the series' final installment, rev...

    Conrad Zimmerman

    10:00 AM on 04.02.2014

    Composer Nobuo Uematsu joins Defender's Quest II

    There's really nothing more that needs to be said about Defender's Quest II: Mist of Ruin for me to be interested in it -- that's how much I liked the last game, which remains one of my favorite tower-defense titles. Today's ...

    Jordan Devore

    4:45 PM on 03.10.2014

    Dungeon Defenders 2 Pre-alpha gameplay with Max Scoville

    For those of you who missed it, despite it being on almost every platform imaginable, Dungeon Defenders is masterful mixture of co-op, RPG, lootfest, tower defense action. Seriously, you can play it on your phone or it's fre...

    Bill Zoeker

    8:00 PM on 02.18.2014

    CastleStorm heading to mobile devices

    CastleStorm came out for Xbox Live Arcade, PC, and PlayStation Network last year and we overall liked the game. Well now it's coming out for iOS and Google Play devices as CastleStorm - Free to Siege. The mobile version, as y...

    Hamza CTZ Aziz

    10:00 AM on 02.15.2014

    Legendary Wars marches on to Android

    It's been three years, but one of my favorite mobile strategy titles, Legendary Wars, has finally come to Android, via the Google Play Store. In this RTS-RPG hybrid you directly control an ever growing army of knights, wizar...

    Wesley Ruscher

    8:30 PM on 01.21.2014

    Here's 30 more seconds of PvZ: Garden Warfare

    PopCap's released a new video for its upcoming third-person shooter take on the much loved tower-defense franchise, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. It's short, and really only exists to let everyone know that they can no...

    Harry Monogenis

    1:15 PM on 11.22.2013

    Block Blocks is fun to say, perhaps fun to play

    From its description as a "tower defense-inspired puzzle game," Block Blocks doesn't sound amazing, but in motion it looks like it could be quite hectic, and it almost has an early Bit.Trip aesthetic to it. The gameplay is e...

    Darren Nakamura

    5:00 PM on 10.29.2013

    Defender's Quest II looks prettier and has a turtle-tank

    I'm unsure how many of you played Defender's Quest. Yes, it wasn't pretty to look at -- but it was a rather excellent tower-defense title, one that featured rock-solid mechanics and a commendable attempt at telling an engagin...

    Jordan Devore

    1:00 AM on 10.18.2013

    Angry beards: CastleStorm coming to PS3, Vita

    Vikings versus knights. That's the conceit of Zen Studios' CastleStorm, which our own Ian Bonds enjoyed well enough when it original launched on XBLA. It's a much more in-depth Angry Birds of sorts, with real-time strategy a...

    Steven Hansen

    7:00 PM on 10.08.2013

    MOBA aspects of Dungeon Defenders II removed

    There was backlash when Trendy Entertainment announced Dungeon Defenders II. While the game was always going to retain its tower-defense foundation, the studio was planning to add a competitive, MOBA-style mode. That didn't ...

    Jordan Devore

    6:30 PM on 09.26.2013

    Humble Mobile Bundle 2 debuts Star Command on Android

    The Humble Bundle people are at it again, with the second official mobile bundle, though they have had other Android-based bundles before they started numbering. This is the standard Humble Bundle affair: pay what you want, ...

    Darren Nakamura

    4:00 PM on 09.11.2013

    FPS and tower defense hybrid Sanctum 2 hits PSN today

    Sanctum 2 came to PC and Xbox 360 earlier this year. Our own Patrick Hancock reviewed it, ultimately enjoying the colorful sequel, which trends more towards first-person shooter than its tower defense leaning predecessor. Wh...

    Steven Hansen

    7:37 PM on 08.31.2013

    The offensive leads to the defensive in Toy Rush

    One of the cutest-looking games that I saw at PAX Prime was Uber Entertainment's Toy Rush. Don't let the cuteness deceive you, though. Toy Rush is shaping up to be a surprisingly deep and fun title.  The developers...

    Brett Makedonski

    6:00 AM on 08.26.2013

    Alien bugs want you dead in PS4/Vita RTS Final Horizon

    One of the many indie developers currently working with Sony is Eiconic Games. They're calling their RTS Final Horizon, which apparently takes cues from Space Invaders and Aliens, "the evolution of tower defense." More tower ...

    Steven Hansen

    12:30 PM on 08.15.2013

    Uber is trying its hand at tower defense with Toy Rush

    The next game from the makers of Monday Night Combat and the upcoming Planetary Annihilation is going in an altogether different direction. Toy Rush is a card-centric tower defense title built for mobile devices. If, like me...

    Jordan Devore