Waiting for an appointment with the doctor is a very good time to play iPod games. I chose Crystal Defenders. Annoyingly, I seem to be doing about the same in terms of points every time I play. Time for a complete rethink of my strategy, I reckon.
After a long, long break, I played a couple of games of this at lunchtime. Still didn’t manage to complete the first level. In my first game I decided to spam loads of low level units all over the map and got to level eighteen. In my second game I concentrated on a very few
Technically, this is an appalling mess of a game. The framerate and controls don’t seem to have been upgraded over the protable versions, so it ends up looking horrible and feeling unresponsive. Not sure that matters, though, as the core game is a simple but effective tower defense game. The trial ended after twenty waves,
I’ve still not completed the first level in this game. I enjoy playing it, though, and I did okay today. Got up to level 25, but then some jellies that were immune to physical attacks turned up and everything went to hell.
I am starting to get better. Slowly, yes, but I’m getting there. I survived to wave 27 and broke the 3,500 point barrier this lunchtime, which is a lot better than I’ve done before. It’s worth pointing out that this is all the first level on the easiest difficulty. I haven’t even thought of trying
First impressions suggest this a fun tower defence game. Controls are a bit of a pain, but the game pauses to let you set down units and do upgrades between waves, so it doesn’t really matter. Doesn’t seem anything much wrong with it that could break things, so if you want a tower defence game