Tap Repeatedly Interviews CEO Jeff Pobst

Tap Repeatedly Interviews CEO Jeff Pobst

Hidden Path Entertainment kickstarted the viability of commercial-grade tower defense games with 2008′s critically acclaimed Defense Grid: the Awakening, and has now turned to Kickstarter to partially fund the development of more Defense Grid – potentially up to the Big Prize, a full sequel. I electronically buttonholed Jeff Pobst, the CEO of Hidden Path Entertainment, […]

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Review: Defense Grid Containment

Review: Defense Grid Containment

Defense Grid: Containment is a recently released expansion for the award-winning indie PC game Defense Grid: The Awakening. Defense Grid: The Awakening just happens to be a kick-ass tower defense game with a variety of game play modes and a heavy emphasis on strategy. The expansion adds 8 new levels and has already provided me […]

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Defense Grid: Containment DLC Review

From free Flash-based entries such as Desktop Tower Defense to premium variants like Plants Vs. Zombies, and PixelJunk Monsters, tower defense titles has grown to prolific proportions across the last half decade. Much of the genre’s success might be attributed to its wonderfully innate impetus- guarding a base against waves of malevolent marauders can illicit […]

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GotGame Reviews DG: Containment

GotGame Reviews DG: Containment

Tower defense classic Defense Grid: The Awakening tried to fund its sequel, Defense Grid 2 via Kickstarter, but fell a bit short of its funding goal. Instead of giving up though, the creators over at Hidden Path decided to release a new piece of expansion content for their old game called Defense Grid: Containment. Your […]

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Defense Grid: The Awakening and Containment (PC) Review

Defense Grid: The Awakening and Containment (PC) Review

Tower defense games have been around for over ten years now. They started as custom maps for the classic RTSs Starcraft and WarCraft III. Lately however, there have been a plethora of full fledged standalone tower defense releases. One such game is the 2008 release Defense Grid: The Awakening. Furthermore the developer, Hidden Path Entertainment, […]

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Tower D fan? Get Defense Grid: Containment for endless fun!

Tower D fan? Get Defense Grid: Containment for endless fun!

Alright, I have a confession to make. I am terrible at Tower Defense games. It’s true. Just… horrible. I don’t know if I can’t concentrate, I don’t know if I get overwhelmed, all I know is I die. I play the easy ones, but they still come back with extremely low scores and poor ranks. […]

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