The CastleStorm wiki last edited by icytower38 on 03/18/14 06:31PM View full history

Overview

CastleStorm is a 2.5D side-scrolling action real-time strategy game developed by Zen and published by Microsoft for the Xbox 360 (via Xbox Live Arcade) on May 29, 2013. It was later self-published for the PC (via Steam on July 29, 2013), PlayStation 3 (via PlayStation Network on November 5, 2013), PlayStation Vita (via PlayStation Network on November 5, 2013), and Wii U (via eShop on December 26, 2013).

As either Knights or Vikings, players must use a variety of upgradable projectiles (for the player-controlled ballista), AI units, and spells (as well as their player-controlled hero) to defend their pre-built castle against swarms of invaders while, in most cases, attempting to siege the enemy castle.

The game's campaign, which slowly introduces players to different units, spells, and projectiles, follows the story of Sir Gareth, Protector of the Realm, as he tries to reclaim the Kingdom's Teardrop Gem.

System Requirements

Minimum

  • OS: Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
  • Processor: Single Core CPU @ 1.6GHz
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce 6600 / Radeon 9800 / Intel HD 2000
  • DirectX®: 9.0
  • Hard Drive: 500 MB HD space
  • Sound: DirectX compatible sound card

Recommended

  • OS: Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
  • Processor: Dual Core CPU @ 2.00GHz
  • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce 8600 / Radeon HD 3670 / Intel HD 4000
  • DirectX®: 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 800 MB HD space
  • Sound: DirectX compatible sound card
  • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

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