Do you have what it takes to defend what is yours? This is not a typical tower defense game where the troops do all the work. This is a hybrid FPS/TPS tower defense game which you take over the control to defend your island.
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Mostly Positive (18) - 72% of the 18 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Dec 14, 2017

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Early access is one of the best ways we can get the idea of many players. Early access to the game gives players the opportunity to test earlier, while on the other hand they can contribute greatly to improving the game with their ideas. Early access has a great importance for the development of the project.

The game is still in pre-alpha stage and the development is ongoing. We want to develop in communication with the community. I am confident that the community will be very useful to improve the game.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“It is quite difficult to give a definite date, but depending on the size of the features we want to add, the time may increase or decrease. We can say that it will not last more than 1 year.”

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

“It will definitely have a different and more content than the current one. At this point, we will be focusing on the community feedback and also the features which we plan to add. Some of the features are;

  • Random generated island system where everything will be generated procedural. Currently we are using a procedural generated map but we didn’t implemented it where it can be generated upon creating a new game.

  • New environment assets and different areas like islands made of ice or volcanic.

  • Currently we can support up to 200 agents with solid fps. Our aim is to optimize it up to 500 or more. We will be focusing on dividing the agent code on multiple threads. This change may increase the agent size up to 1000. But it will require some deep optimization on all areas of the game. Hopefully we will achieve that goal as soon as possible.

  • We are going to add more different types of turrets.

  • New enemy creatures.

  • Titans with boss abilities.

  • Deeper skill and upgrade system.

  • Different new vehicles like hover crafts, buggies and flying drones.

  • New game mode ideas from the community will be considered too.

  • And of course a clean release with no bugs and crash issues.

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The current state of early access summarizes the overall concept of the game. The game is stable and playable. We will continue to improve it according to the feedback from the community. Our primary goal is to evaluate the early access process well and improve the game according to the feedback of the players.”

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

“Price will not change when we leave early access.”

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

“We want to develop the game in a close relationship with the community. We will continue to work hard so that the DEFENDERS OF THE FALLEN ISLAND can become the best hybrid tower defense game. We will closely follow the community's thoughts and what they want to see in the game.”
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Recent updates View all (13)

March 31

New Patch - v0.0.0.1 -

New Features
    Save & Load Game!
  • Added new save and load feature. Each 10th level the game saves all the progress. This feature is active only in singleplayer game mode.
    Back to the roots...
  • We have disabled the procedural island system. We think that this feature was not as good as we expected. We decided to focus on gameplay and fun part of the game for now.
    Attacker drones!
  • Players can build turrets on drones now. Drones are temporary support AI and will dissapear after a while. The lifetime of the drones are increased from 5 minutes to 10 minutes.
    Steam Leaderboard
  • We implemented the steam leaderboards to the game. For each difficulty we are sending the highest round level data to the steam servers. This feature works on singleplayer mode but we will implement it for multiplayer in the near future. We are hoping that this feature will add some competitive gameplay.
    Round level skipping
  • Added new ability to spawn 2x and 3x amount of invaders at the same round. This will help to get higher round levels in shorter time period.
    Temple regeneration
  • The temple now regenerates 10 hitpoints each round level.
  • Fixed AI not attacking barricades. Now all the enemies attacking turrets and barricades when the road is blocked.
  • Fixed some issues related with the matchmaking system.
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About This Game

Do you have what it takes to defend what is yours? This is not a typical tower defense game where the troops do all the work. This is a hybrid FPS/TPS tower defense game which you take over the control to defend your island.

Your ancestors built ancient temples which generates a protective energy barrier around the world. Your world is surrounded by the enemy and they got only one option to invade, destroying the ancient temples. Enemies will send their troops by creating portals all over the island. Be ready with your friends to face the enemy!

Build and upgrade your turrets, improve your stats and prepare your defenses before the invasion starts!

Key Features

  • First Person & Third Person Gameplay - Each player controls their own vehicle.
  • 4 Player Multiplayer Co-Op - You don’t have to be alone, invite your friends and face the enemy together.
  • 7 Different turrets - Create your own strategy and don’t let anyone pass your defense.
  • Drones! - Don't spend time on gathering resources. Spawn a drone and it will do the gathering for you.
  • 7 Types of enemies - Normal, Swarm, Ranged, Armored, Destructive, Air and Titans!
  • Upgrade system - Improve your turrets, make them stronger.
  • Vehicle turret system - Build turrets on your vehicle and let them burn down surrounding enemies.
  • Level system - Gain experience by collecting essence from dead enemies.
  • Stat system - Use stat points to increase your survival abilities.
  • Steam Achievements - Added 17 new achievement.
  • Checkpoint system - For Single Player, each 10 rounds will be saved. When you are defeated, start again from last checkpoint.
  • Skill system - The vehicles have 7 different abilities. Use them to support your defense.
  • Massive Open World - Build your turrets where ever you want. Create massive mazes.
  • Endless difficulty - Every round the invaders gets bigger and stronger.
  • Dynamic weather system - When the sky gets dark, beware... The enemy can strike from any direction.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7 64 bit or newer
    • Processor: 2.69 Ghz Dual Core
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX560, AMD HD 6850
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

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