Defense Grid 2 also invading PS4 and Xbox One

The thrills, spills, and intricate mazes of tower defense are coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Defense Grid 2, publisher 505 Games has announced. Hidden Path's original Defense Grid: The Awakening was one of the slickest TDs around in 2008, so its sequel should fit in nicely on next-gen consoles. It's still on for PC, Mac, and Linux editions this year too, of course.

Hidden Path plans to hold a beta test for the PC version, but it isn't quite ready to give a date for it. We still haven't seen much of the game at all, really. Here, have a gander at this "early alpha" footage from last August: