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Get the popular tower defense game Kingdom Rush for free from iTunes

Ironhide Game Studio has made their hit tower defense game, Kingdom Rush, free for a limited time at the Apple iTunes Store.

Kingdom Rush

The game is actually a hybrid of tower defense and strategy.

There are pre-determined locations in all levels, where you can place any tower of your choice. There are four types of towers:

  • Barracks – Stations some warriors on the path, helping you vanquish the enemy, and soak up damage while your other towers kill the enemy units.
  • Archer towers – Ranged tower which shoots arrows.
  • Wizard Towers – Ranged tower which shoots various magical bolts
  • Cannon Towers – Tower with Area of effect damage. Good against large number of units

Each tower can be upgraded to a more powerful one. Completing a level and earn stars which you can spend on permanent Tower Upgrades.

Kingdom Rush Tower Upgrades

The game also lets you command a hero in most of the levels, each with his/her own skill tree.


• Epic defense battles that will hook you for hours!
• Command your soldiers and see them engage in hand to hand cartoon battles!
• 8 specialized tower upgrades to customize your strategy! Mighty Barbarians, Arcane Wizards, Forest Rangers to name a few.
• Over 18 tower abilities! Have your Sorcerers summon earth elementals and polymorph your enemies!
• Over 30 different enemies, from Goblins to Demons each with their own skills! (Beware of the mountain Trolls!)
• Intense boss fights never seen on a defense game!
• Hours of gameplay with over 50 achievements
• Extra game modes that will challenge your tactical skills to the limit.
• High definition awesome illustrated cartoon art!
• In-game encyclopedia with information from your towers and enemies.

Hit the download links below to get the game for free. This is a limited time offer.

Kingdom Rush (for iPhones with iOS 5 or above) Size: 227 MB (normally costs $0.99)

Kingdom Rush HD (for iPads with iOS 5 or above) Size: 353 MB (normally costs $2.99)

The game was updated updated with a free expansion pack which brought “The Curse of Castle Blackburn!” campaign to the original game.