Empires in Ruins is a tower defense with elements of 4X gameplay. In Empires in Ruins you can expect to defend your lands in the tower defense portion of the game. In addition Empires in Ruins adds additional management and city building elements to the game as well. In addition to a sandbox mode, Empires in Ruins contains a campaign mode with a lengthy story. Follow the journey of Hans Heimer, the foul-mouthed Sergeant in his romp to clear out the forming rebellion in the Western Marches.
The bastard child of 4X and Tower defense, with a black humor infused plot, set in a grim, disillusioned world. Empires In Ruins presents a new take at strategy by merging the Tower Defense genre's detailed, recognizable gameplay with elements of Turn-Based Empire Management, in a hybrid never before seen. Conquer, build, defend and lead the grumpy Sgt. Hans Heimer in his own personal vendetta against "the system".