Pocket Gamer
Game review
Defenders & Dragons
Also some dungeons, I think
by Peter Willington 31/1/2014
Product: Defenders & Dragons
Publisher: Glu Mobile
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Action, Multiplayer, Strategy
Players: 1-2
Networking: wireless (network)
Version: Europe
screenshot
[enlarge screenshot]
2 more pictures >
I'm not really sure what to expect from Defenders & Dragons. On the one hand it's a Glu game, and Glu games of late haven't been fantastic. The thought of plodding through another soulless video game misfire fills me with dread.

But on the other hand, this looks different from the recent releases I've been reviewing. It appears to be a side-scrolling platformer or brawler, but then the App Store screens describe building an army, protecting gates, and challenging other players. ...
Read more >

Summary
Be prepared for a tough but rewarding challenge with Defenders & Dragons, one that emerges from a deceptively simple tug of war setup
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 8
Value: 6
Innovation: 7
Overall: 8
More reviews >
Pocket Gamer homepage >
©2014 Steel Media Limited

Get even more pocket gaming goodness online at www.pocketgamer.co.uk