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A strategy game where players place defense fortifications (towers) to stop invading aliens from stealing power cores from their bases. It is up to the player to select the towers, placement, and timing to best protect the base.
The player must defend his power cores using ten different tower types from the invading enemy.
Each tower has unique trade-offs that affect ideal placement, such as line-of-sight or ballistic trajectory fire; a large area of effect or damage over time; and minimum and maximum ranges. Killing enemies earns resources, which can be used to build more towers and upgrade towers toward three different levels. During the game, the player battles fifteen types of enemies, each with unique capabilities and strategies.
Defense Grid: The Awakening System Requirements
Recommended Requirements
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X700 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT 256MB
  • System Memory: 1.5 GB RAM
  • Storage: 1 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Defense Grid: The Awakening Requirements
Defense Grid: The Awakening requires a Radeon X700 Series graphics card with a Core 2 Duo T5800 2.0GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+ processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 9. In short you need a 13 year old PC for best Defense Grid: The Awakening performance.
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Defense Grid: The Awakening PC Release Date: 8 Dec 2008

Alternative Game Tags: tower defense, defensegrid, defense grid the awakening
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