D3 Publisher Inc. sent out a word that the latest title in the beloved EDF franchize, Earth Defense Force 5, will release for western markets this fall.
Earth Defense Force 5 finds players taking up arms to defend Earth against a hostile alien invasion. In addition to hordes of alien insect invaders the series is famous for, the next installment in the fan favorite franchise also introduces a series-first with new humanoid aliens from the mysterious planet, Primer. Join the elite ranks of the EDF for an all-out war to protect peace on Earth — and overcome the depths of despair of a world under siege with wisdom, courage, and fellow comrades
The pre-orders are now available in PlayStation Store. Players can choose between the Standard and the Deluxe Edition that includes full access to all future DLC content, exclusive missions, weapons and more.
Earth Defense Force 5 Key Features:
- The EDF Deploys!
- Join the ranks of the EDF in an all-out war to protect peace on Earth against a relentless alien invasion
- A Mysterious New Alien Race
- Joining the hordes of giant insect invaders the EDF series is famous for, comes a brand-new humanoid alien race joining the siege on Earth. The battle with this hyper intelligent enemy brings unprecedented depths of despair and must be confronted by the player with courage and wisdom!
- More Content than Ever!
- Over 100 new missions with five difficulty settings
- Over 1,000 usable arms
- Two-player co-op with split-screen
- Online co-op with up to four players