Sentinels is a tower defense game lovingly spliced with a first person shooter. Prepare your defenses, then jump into the fray yourself!
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Positive (13) - 100% of the 13 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Feb 17, 2017
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We want your feedback NOW, not later. ;)
We're just a two-person team at MindWalker Games, and Sentinels has been a labor of love for the past 5 years. And while we're happy with the progress that we've made, we know we can do much better with your input!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We’re aiming for late 2019.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“More levels, structures, weapon mods, enemies… more everything! There'll also be a much better tutorial, and of course a few metric tons of polish.
You'll also notice a lack of EA-only features in the fully released game… because everyone who joins up early will unlock a bunch of exclusive stuff that no one else will.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Solid… wait, no, liquid? Now it’s gaseous… it’s getting hot in here!!

Dad jokes aside, it’s stable and the framerate is pretty good. We have most of the core mechanics we want in there, and people seem to be having fun.
There’s a lot to learn in this game - but we’ve been working on this for so long, we sometimes can’t see the forest for the trees. Having new eyeballs are helpful, so you can tell us what’s well explained, and what’s… slightly less so.
Oh, and there are bugs... that's an exciting metagame we added just for Early Access players. :)”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Yes, early access players are receiving a hefty discount (as well as 7 karma points and a virtual hug). It will likely double before release, so now's a good time to get it!”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We want the community as involved as possible, this game is for you guys! You can find us on twitter, indiedb, and facebook; other than needing sleep on rare occasions, we’re always accessible and want to hear what you have to say.”
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June 21

New build, more QoL and optimizations

Finally completed our upgrade to Unity 2019, and have a new beta to celebrate!

Build is now live! Have fun! Augments/socket and upgrading improvements is up next.


  • Fixed crashing issue in Skyguard
  • Potential fix for assault screen freeze
  • Text and font updates
  • New trees and other graphical improvements
  • Fix for trailer renderer showing up when creep spawns
  • Fixed Strike Force paths
  • Fix for path displays and New Wave popup
  • Added 1000 credit bonus when unlocking shop
  • Tons of little optimizations and improvements



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June 4

New build is live! This is the one!

Thanks to your feedbacks, we improved the features that we introduced last patch, and added lots of quality of life changes to go with our brand new trailer!

Tutorial improvements
Added more videos to tooltips
Flask and surgical strike no longer bypass armor
Fix for loot crates and credit drops
Added knockback when hit by enemy fire
Adjusted time slow
Medics now have healing beam, rather than bullets that somehow healed things
Normal fire now destroys bullet shells, while critical hits shatter them for knockback damage.
Fixes for reloading
Adjusted fire rates on enemies that can fire
UI and audio improvements

And a bunch of small improvements and optimizations per usual. Have fun!
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Reviews

“Sentinels swoops in and flips everything we thought we knew about tower defense onto its proverbial head. Build your defense & step into the battle with FPS features for deeper and meaningful gameplay”
Redonkulous Gaming

“A successful combination of tower defense and FPS in one bottle. Good graphics, nice gameplay and an unusual mix of genres makes this game special.”
GGCurator

“This game will not make you bored.”
Da Way Games

About This Game

Sentinels: Tower Defense with an Upgrade!


So you love Tower Defense, you love First Person Shooters, and you want both at the same time? Well, we got you covered, Sentinels combines the two into an action packed game like no other. While your automated towers dutifully destroy enemies, you can use manual structures and special abilities to dismantle them from above, or jump into the fray and shoot them down yourself!

Key Features:

  • More than 20 Structures, Weapons, and Specials - Diverse set of tools that’s growing all the time! Includes Flame Throwers, Lasers, Magnetic Bombs, Heat Waves, and the oh so cute Rift Wraith.
  • 3 Game Modes - In Skyguard mode you’ll put down your gun to become a tactical master, Onslaught mode delivers relentless action with structures built for you, and Sentinels will demand you to bring all your reflexes and tactics to the table in the ultimate tower defense and FPS hybrid.
  • Persistent Upgrades and Mods - Unlock a dizzying array of loadout options with mods for all item types. Boost critical damage, targeting range, and blast radius to name a few, so you can build the perfect kill zone.
  • Over 30 creep types - Stealth enemies, healers, shield generators, there's no shortage of angry robots for you to turn to scrap! Beware... They can shoot at you too, but we packed in plenty of ways for you to deal with that :).
  • 5 enemy commanders - Face off against enemy commanders with unique abilities and unit modifications, adding a whole new level of replayability.
  • Multiple Map Encounters - Complete multiple encounters per map. Map layouts and enemy properties change, giving you ample opportunity to test your wits and climb the leaderboards.
  • Endless Mode - Survive as long as you can against relentless waves of enemies.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or later
    • Processor: 2GHz dual core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce GTX 260 or Radeon HD 4850
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 or later
    • Processor: 3GHz quad core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce 560 or AMD HD 6870
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 4 GB available space

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