Will you be the savior to purify this land? The Monarch is a lane-defense game where you control a monarch, expand your kingdom, and defend against evil by strategically managing gold resources, recruiting diverse units, and exploring a world filled with mythical threats.
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Mostly Positive (99) - 72% of the 99 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Apr 3, 2024

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About This Game

The Monarch is a Kingdom-like strategy game that has minimalistic control & smooth gameplay with power-up aspects. The gates of hell open each night, terrorizing the land. As the player, you must find a way to destroy the gates and defend your lands in the process!

Gather coins, recruit peasants, train units, build powerful structures, gain power-ups, and adapt!

Can you bring peace to the land?

New Player Tips

  • If you take a hit, you lose a coin. Hold a few extra coins in your pouch just to be safe!
  • Build and upgrade your walls as soon as possible!
  • Try to recruit at least 1 peasant every day!
  • The forest is dangerous at night; watch out!


System Requirements

    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Dual Core
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 11
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 2 GB available space

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