Out of Eight writes: "A very niche (but fairly popular) sub-genre in the world of strategy games is the tower defense game. I've reviewed my fair share of them…well, actually, I haven't: just one, and it was good. So, in order to fill my every-year-and-a-half quota of tower defense games, we get a review of Defense Grid: The Awakening. It works just like any other typical tower defense game: build towers in order to defend. It's in the title, people!"