The Machines is the hostile and sentient alien race in the Anomaly series. They play a different role in Anomaly Defenders.
In Anomaly: Warzone Earth and Anomaly: Korea, it is assumed that the Machines comes to Earth simply to overtake it and fusing with another unknown hi-tech alien race.
In Anomaly 2, they're sent to Earth to protect and give rebirth to their Creator. Packed inside tank-sized cocoons, kept alive in hot and mosture climate the Anomaly dome provides.
- First wave: 2018 (Anomaly: Warzone Earth , Anomaly: Warzone Earth Mobile Campaign)
- Second wave: 2019 (Anomaly: Korea)
- Third wave: 2021 (Pre - Anomaly 2)
See Machine Tower