Defender Chronicles HD
By Chillingo Ltd
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Join the fight in this gorgeous, full HD Tower Defense RPG. Blending all the best elements of a challenging defense game with the engrossing story and character building of an RPG, Defender Chronicles HD is not to be missed.
AN EPIC AND ENCHANTING STORY
With over 20 different types of units with distinct abilities and style, Defender Chronicles HD creates a deep and engaging story while keeping up the ferocious action of true Tower Defense game. Defender Chronicles HD has 5 difficulty levels and 5 game modes, plus an Endless Mode for those of you out there who can handle it! An extremely high replayability value, means you will want to go back and collect all the unlockable items and complete all challenges. Defender Chronicles sparkles with high production value: 9 original music soundtracks, spatial 3D audio, voice-acting, hand-drawn graphics, and intuitive controls.
UNIQUE FEATURES FOR HIGH DEFINITION
Defender Chronicles HD includes a plethora of new content including new units such as the Lizardman Sentinel, the Paladin, and the Marksman. Each with their own special unlocks and abilities. Item enhancement system has been changed and may now affect two types of unit. The possible pairs are Warriors & Paladins, Archers & Marksmen, Mages & Archmages, Halflings & Lizardmen.
NEW ITEMS AND SKILLS
There are now new sprite graphics and voices for Mages, as well as new photo/ graphics for General. The item enhancement for Halflings has been improved greatly and the max skill limit has been increased. Players also get more tokens per game and more skill points per level up.
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Great game, but...
I agree with most of the overwhelmingly positive reviews, but with a few issues that are difficult to dismiss. The game is strategically deep, incredibly fun, and provides a strong amount of replay value. Unfortunately, it also has a storyline that ends bizarrely unresolved. As a result, I felt somewhat short-changed on the amount of levels and general length of the basic quest. With that said, the game continued to keep me entertained by offering multiple difficulty levels and the dangling carrot of completing the hardest difficulty level perfectly for the "gold star" rating. It's an easy recommendation for anybody who enjoys tower-defense games, but just misses the five-star rating due to the seemingly unfinished storyline and consequent lack of more levels.
An extremely enjoyable take on the Tower Defense genre, cleverly blending strategy/action/RPG elements in such a well balanced manner that it just makes you wanna give it "one more try"! As you can imagine, that additional attempt leads to numerous more attempts and before you know it, several hours have gone by and you are completely immersed in the game and obsessed at overcoming the current stage! The satisfaction that comes from beating each stage at the highest of the four initial difficulty levels (heroic) is unparalleled and seeing that gold star is simply delightful! Highly recommended, so do yourself a favor and download the game now!!
Hours of fun
First up, the HD version is definitely a serious (and beautiful) graphics upgrade. I sunk hundreds of hours into this a couple years ago, and even now it's one of the best mobile games (hell, any game) I've played. There's a bit of grinding and the engine breaks down at the hyper high levels, but you have dozens and dozens of hours of fun before you have to worry about that. This is pure rpging strategy and the best tower defense game I've played. The excessive text in between levels is the only drawback.
Two years later I'm back for more and still having fun. Well worth the price!
- Category: Games
- Released: Nov 18, 2010
- Version: 1.5
- Size: 118 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Chillingo Ltd
- © Menara Games
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.2 or later. Compatible with iPad.
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