Power Of Defense provides a new strategy and defense mix game experience. Defend your world from upcoming evil and oil-smelling robots. They come from the platform between both parallel universes you have to fight on by producing own robots to send them back to their native world.
User reviews: Negative (27 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 4, 2010
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Power Of Defense provides a new strategy and defense mix game experience. Defend your world from upcoming evil and oil-smelling robots. They come from the platform between both parallel universes you have to fight on by producing own robots to send them back to their native world. You as the last hero on earth and the only one your government could find (and pay), only you can save the world.

Key Features:

  • 3 different arenas
  • Highly replayable game levels
  • 13 individual robots
  • Combine robots to extend strategical possibilities
  • Upgrade robots to increase their force
  • Play against other people in Multiplayer Mode
  • NEW! Levels with double bridges and traps
  • NEW! 9 bonus levels added in singleplayer
  • NEW! 7 levels added in multiplayer

System Requirements

PC
Mac
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7
    • Processor: 1.2 Ghz CPU or better
    • Memory: 512 MB, 1 GB for Vista
    • Graphics: 256 MB video RAM and Shader Model 2.0
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 200 MB
    • Sound: Windows compatible sound card
    • OS: OS X Version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later
    • Processor: Intel Mac
    • Memory: 512 MB
    • Graphics: 256 MB video RAM and Shader Model 2.0
    • Hard Drive: 200 MB
    • Sound: Standard audio
Helpful customer reviews
2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
0.5 hrs on record
Of all of the indie bundle games I've tried out, some are bad while others are hidden gems. Most don't leave much of an impression.

This game still makes me shudder with the memories of how terrible it is.
Posted: October 17
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1.5 hrs on record
I've probably logged nearly as many different defense game hours as I have Everquest, WoW and Eve hours... When I tell you this is a game to pass on, hopefully you will listen.

It's in interesting take on the "Tug of War" style defense games where you stream out units that clash in the center. But instead clashing in the same lane, each side has it's own lane. Well I tried it. And it doesn't work. There's no strategy involved. No unit countering. No gambling on holding back units for an upgrade while tanks hold back the assault.

Maybe there was something here ... but it's so poorly balanced and playtested that it is pure frustration and disapointment.
Posted: October 14
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0.2 hrs on record
The only purpose this game game should serve is that of an "enhanced interrogation technique" at Guantanamo Bay.
Posted: October 12
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
0.3 hrs on record
I enjoy a good tower defense game and this looked appealing. Unfortunately, it was obtuse and not very responsive. The tutorial really didn't get much across and even when it did tell you to do something, it didn't seem to do it when I clicked the things it told me to. Perhaps this requires more patience than I'm willing to afford it, but this is in no way worth $10, from my limited experience.
Posted: August 16
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
1.0 hrs on record
This game would be more at home on a site like Kongregate, not as a (fairly pricey) game on Steam. I love defense games, but this one lacked depth.
Posted: September 1
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9 of 9 people (100%) found this review helpful
0.1 hrs on record
Clicky typwriter noises when printing on the screen; a slow, nearly impossible to understand tutorial and psychoactive colours. It wasn't even worth the $3 sale price.
Posted: July 14, 2013
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8 of 8 people (100%) found this review helpful
5.4 hrs on record
This game is not very good. It's imbalanced. It is very difficult, and not in a fun way. It feels incomplete, like the devs were working on it and then just disappeared. I think there are even things in game that have said "coming soon" for a couple of years. Avoid this game.
Posted: December 1, 2013
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10 of 12 people (83%) found this review helpful
0.4 hrs on record
Paid 46p for this game.





Wasn't worth it.
Posted: December 1, 2013
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Terribly balanced game, not visually appealing, and now it seems it won't even play without breaking (text disappears and certain scripted actions don't run when you play the single player campaign... 1/10, not even worth a couple of dollars.
Posted: December 18, 2013
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
The game is very boring, nothing unique. If it goes on sale for a dollar I would buy it, but for $10? Never.
Posted: December 5, 2013
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8 of 12 people (67%) found this review helpful
0.5 hrs on record
A huge crock of ♥♥♥♥.
Posted: March 15
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
3.9 hrs on record
Quite frankly a terrible game and a waste of money. I played this last about 3-4 years ago, and I stil remember my dislike for it. The gameplay is very boring, there is no real method of progression besides the new units, and the storyline got too hard too quickly. 1/10
Posted: March 23
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
0.7 hrs on record
I'm recommending you never play this game. It's horrible. It's kind of a tower wars type map. You get about 6 robots that you assign weapons to and they walts across the screen a few times to get to the other side. If they make it to the other side, you get a point. 10 points wins. There are various upgrades and the core way to gain money is by giving a robot the "looter" weapon so that they can "salvage wrecks". As the robots crawl across the screen they shoot at each other.

On paper it doesn't sound so horrible, but the game is unbelivably poor.
Posted: December 29, 2010
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
1.3 hrs on record
Very slowpaced and not much fun. Plus there is no way to skip the intro text to each mission, and said intro text is usually mindnumbingly dumb.
Posted: January 7, 2012
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
2.2 hrs on record
Good for a little mindless fun, but overall the gameplay is mechanical. It is like mobile tower defense, however once you know how the game works, it offers little challenge or change. The AI cheats, so you have to do the same thing over and over if you intend to win.
Posted: February 21, 2011
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0 of 3 people (0%) found this review helpful
13.1 hrs on record
I like this kind of "Tower" game due to the different combinations of resources as well as the variables that you can tweak. It is also a game that a person can't go to YouTube immediatly and find all of the answers which gives hours and hours of fun for not only myself but my friends as they now can't cheat! ;) The graphics remind me of my quarter spending days and the playthrough is a little difficult as timing is everything!
Posted: March 13
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11 of 42 people (26%) found this review helpful
380.1 hrs on record
Power Of Defense provides a new strategy and defense mix game experience. Defend your world from upcoming evil and oil-smelling robots. They come from the platform between both parallel universes you have to fight on by producing own robots to send them back to their native world. You as the last hero on earth and the only one your government could find (and pay), only you can save the world.
Posted: November 26, 2013
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0.5 hrs on record
Just. No.
Posted: December 28, 2013
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0.3 hrs on record
What an utterly pointless, frustrating and ultimately annoying game this is! I'm a big fan of the tower-defense type games, and thought I'd give this a try. In essence, your units progress up the 'board' while the enemy units move down the screen towards you. When they are in opposing aisles, they can open fire on each other.

Now herein lies the most pointless aspect of the game. Start off and both you and the opposing team have EXACTLY the same three type of robots to build. Both you and the opposing team have EXACTLY the same upgrades to purchase. And both your own robots and those of the opposition move at EXACTLY the same speed (without unlock). So in a nutshell - it's a race to meet in the middle - at exactly the same time with exactly the same units with exactly the same kit. The result? A 51/49% split in success.

Granted, the game is much more fun with the appeal of upgrades and working out what works well and where - but its too long and boring to even get there!
Posted: June 8, 2011
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0.6 hrs on record
It's obvious the overall game design ideas that are the core of this game. Unfortunately I don't think the developers asked themselves honestly "Do they work?". Avoid this game unless you want to be disappointed.
Posted: December 27, 2010
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