CastleStorm Archive

  • Review: Pinball FX2 Iron & Steel Pack

    What with all the time Zen Studios has been spending grafting Marvel superheroes, Jedi Knights and other key pop-cult licenses (South Park, Walking Dead, etc.) onto signature video pinball tables, it’s been easy to lose sight of the fact that the studio hasn’t created an […]

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  • Zen’s Next Pinball Pack is a Little Bit Fantasy, a Little Bit Wild West

    Instead of licensed properties, Zen Studios is putting together a pair of original table themes for the next Zen Pinball 2 / Pinball FX2 update, the Iron & Steel Pack. The Iron & Steel Pack will contain two tables, including a CastleStorm theme based on […]

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  • CastleStorm’s PlayStation Invasion Begins November 5th

    CastleStorm’s PlayStation Invasion Begins November 5th

    That’s right, fans of building castles and blowing them up. After erecting previously on Xbox Live Arcade and Steam, Zen Studios’ mishmash of tower defense and medieval tower destruction is finally ready to break ground on PlayStation Network. CastleStorm will go on sale in North […]

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  • CastleStorm Besieges Xbox Live Arcade Next Week

    CastleStorm Besieges Xbox Live Arcade Next Week

    The war between Knights and Vikings rages next week when CastleStorm, the tower defense meets physics destruction genre mash-up from Zen Studios, makes its digital download debut at long last. May 29th is the official launch date, 800 MS Points is the price, and Xbox […]

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  • VGB Feature: CastleStorm Q&A With Zen Studios Creative Director Neil Sorens

    VGB Feature: CastleStorm Q&A With Zen Studios Creative Director Neil Sorens

    Announced earlier in the year just prior to E3, CastleStorm, alongside PlayStation Vita exclusive KickBeat, represents Zen Studios’ continued push to explore new development horizons beyond pinball. The castle vs. castle projectile war game, combining real-time tower defense strategy with the style of physics-based destruction […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Pre-E3 2012 Bash

    Screenshot Saturday: Pre-E3 2012 Bash

    The E3 2012 main event may not begin until Monday, but you could have fooled me considering the way publishers and developers unloaded such a mass quantity of game announcements and trailer reveals a week early. You’ll find loads of screenshots here, in the Pre-E3 […]

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  • CastleStorm Invades Every Digital Platform in the Gaming Kingdom

    CastleStorm Invades Every Digital Platform in the Gaming Kingdom

    Continuing to showcase its development chops beyond virtual pinball, Zen Studios is proud to present CastleStorm, “a medieval fusion of tower defense, real time strategy and 2D destruction.” That description couldn’t be any more dead on. Watching the game in action, I totally see a […]

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