Sanctum, the FPS / Tower defense game from Coffee Stain Studios, is on sale for $2.49 (75% off) until 0100, PST tomorrow morning (July 18, 2012).
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Bringing together the intense, instantaneous action of a first-person shooter and the strategic properties of a thoughtful tower defense game, Sanctum has joined the Steam Summer Sale (http://store.steampowered.
Sanctum is a fresh take on the tower defense genre and places the player right into the frenetic fray with tight first-person shooter gameplay mechanics. Gamers take the role as Skye, an elite soldier sent out to protect her home town, Elysion One, from hordes of mysterious alien creatures. To successfully defend your land, you must construct and upgrade a labyrinth of defensive structures and towers. When the havoc starts and the wave of baddies is unleashed, you jump right into the action with your own fully-upgradeable weapons and play a key role in the defense. Sanctum has taken the best features from FPSs and tower defense games to create something totally unique.
If you’ve been wanting to try this one out, now’s the time. You have a few hours so get on it!