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Defenders of the Last Colony
Genre: Action, Strategy
Platforms: PC
Languages: English
Aug 30, 2012 @ 12:45pm
Jun 23, 2016 @ 2:00pm

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The end of the tunnel
Hi there defenders!!

Thanks a lot to everyone for your comments, critics and support. We've been working non-stop to make this looks great and to introduce a lot of cool new features for you to enjoy.

So we're very happy to announce that we have a 80% of the development done so we're really close to complete the game.

Check out a few screenshots of the actual look of the game:

Thanks everyone!!

2.5D is going smooth!
Release date: September 2012, available on XBLIG and Desura
Defenders of the Last Colony is a 2D Shooter with Strategy gameplay mechanics, where you have to protect the Colony's core while you gather resources and build defenses. You play as one of the 4 classes: Fighter, Striker, Carrier or Engineer. Fighters and Strikers focus on gun power while Engineers and Carriers can build more structures (like turrets, repair platforms...). The game is coop up to 4 players.

"Knitted Pixels is banking the mash-up will yield peanut butter and jelly-like levels of awesomeness in Defenders"
- Armless Octopus

"It strikes a competent balance between the familiar and the innovative"
- The Indie Mine

"Defenders looks beautiful"
- Indie Game Magazine

Besides is strategy component Defenders is a fast paced arcade with lots of content to unlock, like retro modes and new abilities.
  • 4 pilots and ship classes
  • 12 worlds to explore
  • different game modes
  • Cooperative gameplay
  • Survival mode
  • HD 3D graphics


The Starians came from nowhere, decimating the colonies as they passed.

Only one colony survived, carrying four prototype ships they are travelling to save what it's left of the other colonies, and taking as many Starians as they can on their way.


Twitter: @knittedpixels

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Xerges  [author] Jun 2, 2016 @ 2:29pm 
It's been a tough year and a half, I'll make an announcement explaining.
The game is still in development, It will be release this summer.
Frozen Fry Jan 19, 2016 @ 5:27am 
So, any ETA on Steam release???
Donald J. Trump Dec 2, 2015 @ 1:52pm 
Good game ^^
мистер тёма Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:48am 
Kurumi Tokisaki Mar 27, 2015 @ 1:40pm 
6a6ka_B_kedax Mar 27, 2015 @ 12:35pm 
BoGG Feb 6, 2015 @ 3:20pm 
Any Idea when Steam Keys are gonns come out ?
W4LK3R Jan 6, 2015 @ 2:27am 
Preacher Nov 17, 2014 @ 8:52am 
Very good
Jhon Shaker ☯ 𝐿𝑜𝑣𝑒 Nov 17, 2014 @ 12:53am 
Cool Game :3