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Description

Zombie Match Defense is a Match-3/Lane Defense game. Yes, that's a really weird mash-up of two very popular genres that don't seem like they would work together. This game is actually the result of a bet to do just that, but that's a story for another time. The point is, they DO work well together. Scroll down to see the award(s) we've won and read some quotes from websites you've heard of!


KEY FEATURES:

- New tactics on top of familiar match-3 gameplay. Stop the zombie progress by matching the brain they're munching on.

- All the action takes place in the match field, no filling mana bars or missing action happening elsewhere.

- No time pressure, play at your own pace. The encroaching horde of zombies is very polite and only moves after you do. Take time and think tactically.

- Deploy bonus items to your team so they can stave off any zombies you couldn't remove by matching.

- It's really silly. One of the items is a frozen drink that gives the zombies brainfreeze.

- For less than the price of some lives in another game, you can own this one and play it forever! No additional IAP.

- It's got zombies! Zombies aren't played out yet, are they? Right? Guys? Crap.


AWARD(S):

***WINNER*** - Pocket Gamer's Very Big Indie Pitch (San Francisco, 2015)

***RUNNER-UP*** - My mom's favorite game (She really likes solitaire)


QUOTES FROM PREVIEWS:

"The idea of making 'Plants vs. Zombies with match-3' is so clever I can't believe nobody has done it before." - TouchArcade

"Zombie Match Defense is a Match-3 Game That’s (Wait for it) Legitimately Interesting"
- 148Apps

"Zombie Match Defense a fun, bright, enjoyable game already, with a quirky visual humor." - Cult Of Mac

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
37 Ratings
37 Ratings
MistakenIdentity

Addictive but gets repetitive.

It's always thrilling when someone introduces a new idea into a genre. The game kept me addicted until the end of all the rounds, introducing new zombies every few levels. I couldn't stop playing (and luckily, I was on a long plane ride).

After that I completed the levels the just cranked up the difficulty by adding more zombies, which felt a bit lame.

Hopefully, more ideas can be introduced since the unique match 3 mechanism is really cool.

nixallover

Goofy and addictive!

Zombie match defense is the best match-three puzzle game I've played in a while! The mechanics are deceptively simple so it's easy to pick up, but don't be fooled by that, you'll definitely need to do some quick thinking once you get 4 or 5 zombies out. Also, to my relief it is not like a majority of games in this genre that are designed by marketers to drain money from your wallet. Overall, a really fun, juicy game!!

ken12345678

Great game

I took a gamble buying this game after reading this guy's AMA on Reddit, but this is actually a great puzzle game that I highly recommend to anyone. It's extremely slick, and thoughtfully made. The difficulty ramps up at a perfect pace as new elements are introduced that require more and more thoughtful execution of your moves. Love it, very addictive; I look forward to future releases.

Information

Seller
shovelware games
Size
197.9 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility
Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 9+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
Copyright
© 2015 shovelware games, llc
Price
$0.99

Supports

  • Game Center

    Challenge friends and check leaderboards and achievements.

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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