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  • Summary: The people need your help! Get ready to DEFEND THE WORLD!The biggest sequel in tower defense history is finally here: Fieldrunners 2 has arrived! From Subatomic Studios, creators of the award winning classic strategy game, comes an all new adventure that was years in the making. Build epic mazes out of powerful weapons to defend the world from the invading fieldrunners!What critics are saying:• “The king of tower defense returns!” - 148Apps• “Innovating and redefining tower defense” - GamesBeat• “Time to double check those pacemakers!” - G4TV• “The best game we saw at E3” - Apple’N’Apps• “Set to lead mobile tower defense” - App Advice• “Looking fantastic” - TouchArcadeOVERVIEW--The fieldrunners are back! With legions of soldiers and a gaggle of new tricks, they’re ready to conquer the globe. Or so they think! Our top scientists at SubaLabs have built a bleeding-edge arsenal of devastating weapons for any heroes willing to stop these dastardly invaders. Help your people by taking action - DEFEND THE WORLD!Strategic-Action-Puzzle-Defense has never been this fun and addicting! Defend your world from the invasion by building winding paths out of imaginative, new weapons. Call in airstrikes and set explosive traps to hit the enemies where it hurts. Over 20 new levels span the grassiest fields, driest deserts, sparkling cities, and even an infernal volcano lair! Challenge your mind with the exciting new gameplay styles in Puzzle, Sudden Death, and Time Trial levels. Are you ready to stop the fieldrunners once and for all? Join the defense, now!KEY FEATURES--• Pint sized invaders seeking revenge!• Hours of action across a huge world stuffed with levels!• 20 unique, upgradable weapons for stopping the enemies in style!• Retina display support makes hyper detailed hand painted artwork shine!• Air strikes, mines, and powerful items let you attack with the precision of a surgeon!• Sudden Death, Time Trial, and Puzzle type levels put a fresh spin on tower defense!• Trenches, bridges, and tunnels make strategic choices more important than ever!• Customizable loadouts so you can pick the perfect weapons for each battle! • Revolutionary AI lets the fieldrunners move with stunning realism!• Elite enemy types bring new challenges to the battlefield!• A tower that launches bee hives!-CONTACT SUBATOMIC STUDIOS-• Twitter: @Fieldrunners• Facebook: facebook.com/fieldrunners• Web: subatomicstudios.com• Forums: subatomicstudios.com/forum • Email: info[at]subatomicstudios.comEveryone here at Subatomic Studios thanks you for playing our latest game! Please rate our game.Game Center leaderboards and achievements will be activated shortly after launch. All scores and achievements will transfer once the service becomes available. Expand
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 18
  2. Negative: 0 out of 18
  1. Jul 19, 2012
    100
    Fieldrunners 2 keeps the best aspects of the original title while borrowing from its brethren to come up with a fantastically fine-tuned challenge that remains rewarding whether you take the easy route or bash your head against its harder challenges.
  2. Jul 23, 2012
    100
    Things like the game's staggering variety of levels (endless wave, time challenge, maze-making), total lack of in-app payments, massive scope, and sense of whimsy... you'll experience all of that when you pick up the game.
  3. Jul 24, 2012
    100
    Years of waiting have finally paid off with another polished strategic offering that improves upon the original in almost every way.
  4. Jul 19, 2012
    90
    We had an absolute blast playing Fieldrunners 2, and recommend the title to any tower-defense fan. Even those who typically shy away from the genre will find a very different, and very enjoyable strategy title here.
  5. Jul 31, 2012
    87
    Fieldrunners 2 could be considered as a "more of the same", but it's a good thing if "the same" was the first Fieldrunners. More enemies, weapons and bigger maps mean more fun for all the fans.
  6. Jul 20, 2012
    85
    From a value perspective it'll absolutely stretch your three dollars over a dozen hours and many, many boring meetings. It's not to be missed.
  7. Jul 27, 2012
    60
    Not enough is added to the moment to moment gameplay to combat the game's pacing problems, but I wouldn't discourage fans of tower defense from enjoying this colorful, if typical, tower defense romp.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 6
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 6
  3. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. Jul 22, 2012
    10
    This is a fantastic follow-up to the original Fieldrunners. This sequel improves on the original in every way! I highly recommend this game! Well done Subatomic Studios! Expand
  2. Jul 26, 2012
    10
    Fantastic new approach to tower defending. Highly recommended.
  3. Aug 19, 2012
    9
    Fantastic Game. i never liked Tower Defence Games that much but Fieldrunners is really kicking Ass. Playing it for Hours and keep playing it!! Exiting. I highly recommend this game! Expand
  4. Sep 10, 2012
    9
    This game is singleplayer-gameplay wise a BF3 and COD MW3 beater. Epic strategy combined with a lovely Tilted experience. You just want to move faster than you will ever do and also have time left to enjoy how your canons and "lightning-frying plants" crush every opponent on ground or in air. Wat a ride! Expand
  5. Jul 29, 2012
    9
    many hours did I try to reach a decent score. Now and then finding out I was playing it all wrong and was already liking it to a sick level. Entire weeks past when I was on the field bombing those asses off! :D Expand
  6. Oct 10, 2012
    8
    Steep learning curve, great towers and upgrading and long, tough and replayable levels, this game does not beat the bet in the genre (Pixeljunk Monsters) but is pretty high up there. Expand

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