‘Hero Defense’ announced for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One

Headup Games and Happy Tuesday announce Hero Defense, an innovative genre mix of RTS and tower defense, while various RPG elements provide for enormous depth. It will be released on PlayStation™4 and Xbox One in October 2017.

Set in a dark fantasy world populated by monsters like vampires, werewolves and zombies, Hero Defense is an interesting challenge for a wide spectrum of players. Join Jack Sanders’ team of monster slayers and defend the world by using individual skills and weapons, combined with runes and powerful spells.

Strategically maneuver your team of upgradeable heroes through various arenas, finding the best spots and using strong auras to destroy hordes of sinister enemies. Hero Defense features enormous depth due to customization possibilities as well as many RPG elements like skill trees, modifiable weapons, runes and magic spells.

Hero Defense is coming to the PS4™ and Xbox One in October; a re-launch for PC is planned as well.

About Hero Defense

In order to destroy the world’s most powerful vampire, your team of slayers must impale, slash, tear and burn through legions of undead hell-bent on world domination!

Take charge of five unique heroes that battle their way through various arenas to defeat Count Necrosis.

Hero Defense challenges fans from RTS, RPGs and Tower Defense games to strategically maneuver their upgradeable heroes to destroy hordes of sinister creeps.

  • Kill creeps fast to punish the enemy in an innovative mix of RTS and Tower Defense
  • Liberate your island, assemble your team and enjoy hours of a narrated story
  • Defeat gigantic bosses which challenge you with their special abilities
  • Customize your heroes through a deep RPG layer
  • Rebuild your town and unlock new buildings and abilities
  • Gain XP to access and level up each hero’s individual skill tree
  • Gather loot and equip spells that freeze, burn and poison the undead
  • Modify weapons by collecting and socketing powerful runes and customize your builds for devastating combos and skill-synergies
  • Replay procedurally generated enemies and endless mode challenges

About Headup Games

Headup Games is a hybrid games publishing and development company providing players worldwide with the best content in the independent gaming sector. Active on all major platforms such as consoles, mobile devices and PC, the company has released over 100 titles since its establishment in 2009. With over 50 million customers served on mobile and further several million players on the PC and consoles, Headup Games is always looking to raise awareness and commercial success for developers thinking outside the box. More information can be found at

About Happy Tuesday

Happy Tuesday (HT) was founded in 2011 and remained 100% privately owned. During the past six years, HT has build a strong portfolio. Apart from creating their own IP Hero Defense, HT is offering services ranging from full game production to art-style-development. This covers the works for renowned German companies, such as Experimental Games, Innogames, Big Point, Wooga and Good Game Studios. International Partners are VW, Plarium, Stainless Games, AIG. Including contractual work, HT has released and participated on a variety of Games: CoinDash!, Pumpkin Sweet Adventures, Genius and Evil, Elvenar, Hero Defense, Ralley the World, God Kings, War Lords. Not including many yet to be released titles and support for internal productions. More at

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