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Dungeon Defenders is filled to the brim with deliciously challenging co-op content and so much variety and loot that you could keep playing it for dozens upon dozens of hours. It takes the leveling and loot addiction from Diablo and Torchlight, throws it into the "tower defense variant" format that has become so popular, and succeeds at all levels.

Dungeon Defenders doesn't just deliver in offering a huge package of cooperative fun, but raises the bar for downloadable titles by offering more than the average full-priced retail title does these days. It strikes a balance between action, RPG, and tower defense in a way that turns it into the Castle Crashers of tower defense. It will keep you occupied for weeks and months to come, provided you have the local or online friends to play with.

They gave it a 9.5/10!

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Deadly excited as I just finished my second play through of Orcs Must Die and need more of this type of game. I am loving how the 10-15 dollar mark of games are giving me much more fun than the AAA 50 dollar plus games are giving me.

Got the 4 pack with some buddies and can't wait to play the crap out of this game!
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Been rocking this on my Xoom for a few months. Really enjoying it and glad it made its way to the PC!
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I've been finding that too...the litle indy games are far more fun than anything else. I can't help but feel sick when I consider I have a 580 and I am playing games that are practically 2D, though.

I also find my self playing old Sega and SNES games since I missed out on gaming in those days...horses and guns were more interesting at the time.
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Been rocking this on my Xoom for a few months. Really enjoying it and glad it made its way to the PC!

I got it on Android when it first came out and just couldn't get down on my 4" screen. Even though I am rocking a 4.3" with qhd resolution I am still just going to play it on PC with my friends. Would be fun on a tablet I'm sure though I don't see myself ever buying one tbh.
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I've been finding that too...the litle indy games are far more fun than anything else. I can't help but feel sick when I consider I have a 580 and I am playing games that are practically 2D, though.

I also find my self playing old Sega and SNES games since I missed out on gaming in those days...horses and guns were more interesting at the time.

Yeah I would be very upset if I paid anything over 300 bucks on a vid card these days. No use in them what so ever other than upcoming battlefield 3 which mine can handle on Ultra just fine. smile.gif

I am also stoked for renegade ops and hope it is a killer new game as well. Paid 10 bucks for Dungeon Defenders and 8 bucks for Renegade Ops. Gotta love 4 packs.

AAA titles are just way too copy pasta these days. BOOOOORING!
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I got it on Android when it first came out and just couldn't get down on my 4" screen. Even though I am rocking a 4.3" with qhd resolution I am still just going to play it on PC with my friends. Would be fun on a tablet I'm sure though I don't see myself ever buying one tbh.



Yeah I would be very upset if I paid anything over 300 bucks on a vid card these days. No use in them what so ever other than upcoming battlefield 3 which mine can handle on Ultra just fine. smile.gif

I am also stoked for renegade ops and hope it is a killer new game as well. Paid 10 bucks for Dungeon Defenders and 8 bucks for Renegade Ops. Gotta love 4 packs.

AAA titles are just way too copy pasta these days. BOOOOORING!


Yeah, I can't imagine it on a phone. It came pre-loaded on the Xoom and it's perfect for the screen. That said, I'm looking forward to KB/Mouse and more people to play with.

I agree completely on the lower-price games these days. I mean, some of the AAA titles are still worthwhile (Fallout, Elder Scrolls, BF3) but I still feel like my bang-to-buck ratio is higher with these lower-priced games.

Hell, Minecraft is a great example of this. $20 for I don't know how many hours of joy. Now if they would only add adventure mode for the Android version. =(
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Yeah, I can't imagine it on a phone. It came pre-loaded on the Xoom and it's perfect for the screen. That said, I'm looking forward to KB/Mouse and more people to play with.

I agree completely on the lower-price games these days. I mean, some of the AAA titles are still worthwhile (Fallout, Elder Scrolls, BF3) but I still feel like my bang-to-buck ratio is higher with these lower-priced games.

Hell, Minecraft is a great example of this. $20 for I don't know how many hours of joy. Now if they would only add adventure mode for the Android version. =(

I paid 10 bucks for minecraft and have easily sunk 200+ hours into it. That games rules! I just git it for android too. It is extremely basic like the classic version at the moment but very fun and I'm sure it will just get better and better.

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I've been waiting for a review..I'm really tempted to pull the trigger! wink.gif
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I'm impressed. Anyone else interested in buying a 4 pack?
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Tried this for the first time last night. Good fun so far! Got it through the nVidia Tegra Zone App on my phone.
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LAN'd this for 12 hours in the past 24 hours with a buddy and another friend over the internet. So much win for 10 bucks. SO MUCH WIN!

On the PC of course... not the mobile version.
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