Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough 1. The Deeper Well

September 12, 2016 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 5 minutes

This Dungeon Defenders walkthrough is divided into 13 total pages.

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1. The Deeper Well

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 17

When you beging, you can change your view from 3rd person to first person, or to an upside down strategic view.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 18

Press and hold shift to open the map. Go to one of the chests to the left.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 19

When you touch the chest, it will open and drop mana and sometimes items as well.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 20

Notice your mana on the bottom left went up to 40.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 21

For now you can't collect more than 40, since that is your maximum for this level.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 22

Go to one of the stairs and press 6.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 23

You will get to choose where to build the Magic Missile Tower (you can also press the middle mouse button for a menu with explanations of your abilities and towers.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 24

When you get it in the possition you want, click and you will get to rotate it. After that you will summon it and it will destroy enemies for you.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 25

Pickup more mana from one of the chests.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 26

Build a second tower next to the first one.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 27

After you're done, put 2 towers on the opposite side of the room.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 28

When you're ready, press the G button. The Combat Phase will begin.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 29

Enemies will come out of the doors and your towers will shoot at them. You have to kill all the enemies to progress to the next wave.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 30

After you're done, you can press 4 to repair your defense.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 31

When an item drops, it will be displayed as either red, yellow or green. Green ones are considered better than your equipment, yellow as probably as good and red is worse. Usually the system is quite accurate. When you view the item you can press F to equip it instantly (if you can) or press E to pick it up for later.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 32

The next place you want to build a tower is up the stairs from where the two towers are. Make it face the purple circle (careful, enemies don't take damage if they are in the purple circle)

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 33

The next tower you want to build is on the stairs next to the other 2.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 34

Another one on the other side of the room, next to the 2 on the stairs.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 35

And one above the stairs.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 36

After that, you should be ready to face the next wave.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 37

Remember that you can always attack with your character if your towers are unable to hit the enemy.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 38

After you're done, you should get to level up.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 39

I put one point in Defense Area of Effect (which increases the range your towers can shoot at) and one in Defense Damage.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 40

You should be able to finish the mission with your current towers now, but i chose to build a bit more to be on the safe side and make things a bit faster.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 41

I build towers on the stairs primarily.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 42

You will want to put another tower or two up the stairs as well.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 43

Wave 3 should be as easy as the rest.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 44

Next level you want to put a point in damage and in Tower Attack Rate (which increases the attack speed of your tower)

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 45

See that orc with the number 1 next to him on the door? That means that one orc will spawn from there the next wave.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 46

2 at each side of the room. This is why we're making towers on the top.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 47

Notice that with each level the maximum ammount of mana you have increases. It increases by exactly 20 with each level you gain.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 48

The mana cap is 2020 when your character is level 100.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 49

Remember to always repair your damaged towers after each wave.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 50

"On future levels, priority of points you put if you're going for a tower build is like this: Damage -> Health (until you have around 40) -> Attack Rate/Range. Also get hero movement speed and casting rate from time to time since they are incredibelly helpful.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 51

After you upgrade health, you will need to repair all of your towers.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 52

After the final wave...

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 53

"...all of your towers will be sold and be added to your banked mana. Notice the mana on the bottom left just got a whole lot more. That is, because there are 2 types of mana.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 54

After you pick up all the chests and...

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 55

...level up, press G.

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Dungeon Defenders Walkthrough - Dungeon Defenders 56

It will show you the stats. Press on Next Level when you're ready.

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