Iron Grip: Warlord invigorates tower defense with first-person shooter elements to give a new twist to the genre. It puts you in the heat of the battle, fighting off hordes of AI-controlled invaders. Play alone or with friends, in a diverse and challenging struggle to save all of Atelia.
User reviews: Very Positive (253 reviews)
Release Date: Dec 5, 2008
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“If Iron Grip: Warlord is any indication, Isotx should be considered a creative force to be reckoned with. Delivering the best aspects of first person shooters and blending the experience with RTS elements has made for an amazing combination. Iron Grip is nothing but simple fun....”
– GamesAbyss
“A very fun, innovative game. Bigger companies should take this game’s example and create things that are not only fun, but that are rarely seen in games today.”
– Gamers Daily News

About This Game

Iron Grip: Warlord invigorates tower defense with first-person shooter elements to give a new twist to the genre.
It puts you in the heat of the battle, fighting off hordes of AI-controlled invaders. Play alone or with friends, in a diverse and challenging struggle to save all of Atelia.

Iron Grip: Warlord is set in an alternate universe where you take on the role of an Atelian Warlord. Gain power by killing the enemy or gathering valuables. Use this power to increase your personal arsenal or build structures to aid you in battle. Protect the Stronghold against waves of infantry, tanks and other powerful enemies. If the Stronghold falls, the defenders will surely lose heart and the battle will be lost. Do you have what it takes to defend your country?

Key features:

  • Online co-op multiplayer with up to 8 players
  • A new twist on popular tower defense gameplay
  • Eight richly detailed maps
  • Engaging and challenging battles
  • Diverse enemy units, including the massive walkers, hordes of infantry, and the fearsome officer
  • Beautiful concept artwork and stylistic art design
  • Play single player with AI bots, or team up with other people over LAN or internet
  • With Warlord, you're never bored! Enemies have many different abilities and teamwork is essential if you are going to survive

System Requirements

    • OS: Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7
    • Processor: Pentium 4 2.0 GHz or Athlon XP 2000+
    • Memory: 512 MB of available system memory
    • Hard Drive: 550 MB of available hard drive space
    • Graphics: 128 MB OpenGL compatible Video Card (FX 5200 or Radeon 8500 or better)
    • Sound: DirectX Compatible Soundcard
Helpful customer reviews
6 of 9 people (67%) found this review helpful
0.3 hrs on record
Posted: May 1
I used to play Iron Grip with my little brother quite a bit around 8 years ago. Was a great time waster (turning on the xmas option made us both laugh til our stomachs hurt).

First off this game is very not serious. To make it plain as day, this game is almost like a cross between Quake 2 and TFC (engineer class only). You earn money from shooshting (yes it's totally a word... Austin Powers 3 damnit!) bad guys who are trying to invade your... country? You use that money to magically make yourself more and more like rambo... or instead building bunker style turrets that shoosht the badguys, kinda.

Pretty much most of the game you run around using rather stiff guns to blow appart baddies, most of which run the gambit almost like a weird tower defence. Your towers you can build are pretty 'bleh' as they are easy to destroy and have terribly firing arcs. Depending on the map you will have random objectives that will annoyingly take you away from defending the base, and in most cases will cause you to die, alot.

But, once you load the game up with a few friends it suddenly becomes a riot. So if you plan to grab this game on a whim, grab a few more copies and share it with some friends.

Otherwise the toy soldiers win. And nobody likes that.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
3.3 hrs on record
Posted: May 24
There isn't an active community anymore which is a great shame since the game is at its best online. If you can grab a few friends to play with you this game can be great fun.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: August 26
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
0.3 hrs on record
Posted: August 28
It was pretty good but I had no idea what the ♥♥♥♥ was going on
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
9.0 hrs on record
Posted: August 19
An interesting mix of tower defence and first-person shooter, Iron Grip doesn't excel at either but is decent overall. I got this as part of a bundle deal and didn't have high hopes for it. I initially wanted more tower defence and less manual shooting but I started to enjoy it once I grasped the basics. The multiplayer isn't completely dead yet either, I found a few people playing on one of the default servers.
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