Earth Defense Force Coming to Switch

D3 Publisher have announced Earth Defense Force: World Brothers for release on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 later this year…

Earth Defense Force: World Brothers

Earth Defense Force: World Brothers is the latest spin-off in the Earth Defense Force series and is a third-person shooter featuring voxel graphics and even a flat earth. Developed by Yuke’s; World Brothers includes many characters, weapons, and monsters, from past EDF series’ entries, all in a new pixellated form.

There are more than 100 characters from around the world that can join your team. The aim of World Brothers is to set out on a team of four to defeat the alien invasion and save the human race. Check out the official website for more information. More screenshots and trailer to be added when available.

Earth Defense Force: World Brothers

The first game in the series, Monster Attack, released in 2003 on PlayStation 2, with the most recent entry, Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain, launching last year on PlayStation 4. The series now boasts five available mainline entries and three spin-offs. World Brothers will be the first release on a Nintendo platform.

D3 Publisher also announced a brand new mainline entry, Earth Defense Force 6, for release in 2021, although no platforms have yet been revealed. Check out the official website for screenshots of that game, with a follow-up report expected soon. Edit: the first World Brothers screenshots above thanks to Famitsu. 1st trailer also added below…