UK based Positech Games released the this game trailer for their upcoming strategy tower defense game Gratuitous Tank battles due to download to consumers PCs and Mac computers in Q1 2012. Gratuitous Tank Battles takes place in the year 2114 where the great war continues as soldiers fight with laser rifles from trenches countries use giant mech machines to do battle. (more…)
Swedish Game Developer Image & Form released Anthill, a real time stategy game for the iOS platform for $1.99 for the first week. According to Image & Form Anthill offers new take on real-time strategy games with the game player directs (via the touch screen) units of ants rather than individual ant. We can’t tell from an of their marketing material what the price for Anthill will be after the first week but you only have to pay for Anthill once and can play it on both the IPhone and the IPad. Anthill is a universal app for iPhone 3GS/iPad 1 or newer, min iOS 4.0. (more…)
Positech Games announced plans to release Gratuitous Tank Battles, a real time strategy/tower defense game combo sometime in the fall of 2011. Consumers will be able to download Gratuitous Tank Battles for the PC or Mac. (more…)
Paradox Interactive and Nitro Games released a demo for their upcoming pirate themed real time strategy game called Pirates of the Black Cove. In Pirates of the Black Cove the game players steps into the role of the Pirate King who must unite three different pirate factions to take on the Pirates of the Black Cove. Sounds kind of confusing. Paradox Interactive plans to sell Pirates of Black Cove for $19.99.
Mode 7 released Frozen Synapse, a downloadable turn based strategy game out for the PC and Mac for $19.99. Consumers can buy Frozen Synapse directly from Mode 7 Games or Desura, Gamer’s Gate, GetGames, Matrix Games, Impulse, Steam. (more…)
Knuckle Cracker released of Creeper World 2: Redemption, the sequel to their downloadable RTS title Creeper World.
From Knuckle Cracker:
“Creeper World 2 continues the 14th millennium saga for the survival of the once great human empire. Decimated by an insidious and unstoppable enemy, the Creeper, humanity at long last sets out to retake its former empire. Led by Commander Dax Joven, a mighty Liberation Ship embarks on a journey that will forever alter the history of the universe.
Players employ new and advanced weapons on expanded maps. Gravity, fields, Anti-Creeper, repulsors, and miro-rifts are just a few of the new technologies players can bring to bear against the insidious Creeper. But… the Creeper is not the only enemy to contend with. A mysterious new enemy lurks and challenges the player’s strategic skills in new and novel ways.” HarryBalls.com will publish a complete review of this downloadable Real Time Strategy Game Creeper World 2 in the next few weeks.
Creeper World 2 Minimum System Specifications:
Windows: Intel Pentium 4 1.8ghz, 512MB RAM, Windows XP SP2 or SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7
Mac: OSX 10.4+, 512MB Ram
Atom Zombie Smasher Game Review by Matt Bird
Atom Zombie Smasher Game Rating = 3.5/5
Reasons to buy Atom Zombie Smasher
– You want a solid RTS downloadable game
– You want a challenging strategy title
– The undead make you salivate
Reasons to avoid buying Atom Zombie Smasher
– You savor complex graphics
– You like a ton of options
– You hate the whole ‘zombie’ thing (more…)
Paradox Interactive and Nitro Games today released the first gameplay footage for their RTS Pirates of Black Cove coming out this spring in a downloadable format for the PC. The game takes place during the 16th century which was apparently the hey day for the pirating industry.
Puppy Games released a revamped demo version of their single player downloadable Tower Defense style game called Revenge of the Titans. Consumers can pre-order this downloadable real time strategy game for $13.37, a nice round number. Puppy Games will charge $27.72 when the game launches.
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Pre-Order Revenge of the Titans $13.37
The titans are, wait get ready for this, an extraterrestrial group of beings pissed off at the earth people, not specifically the Americans but who doesn’t America piss off. The earth forces successfully defended earth and defeated the titans a few years earlier. The titans are persistent little buggers so they decided to give the invasion of earth another go.
Your task, should you decide to download and install this real time strategy game, is to defend the earth at all costs by making strategic decisions about weapon defense placements, and defense related R&D. As you progress through the game levels, you gain access to more weapons and technologies which will help you beat back the mangy titan hoards.