The wild sci-fi action of the “EDF” series comes to the PlayStation®4 for the first time in this complete reimagining of Earth Defense Force 2025, now with silky smooth framerates, beefed up graphics, and over 50% new content. After selecting from one of four unique playable classes and customizing their weapons, players will lead NPC troops into city-wide battles against hordes of seemingly endless giant bugs, robots, and other colossal enemies. Two players can enjoy local co-op and versus modes, while online co-op supports up to four players to increase the odds against a massive swarm of enemies.

Release Date

December 8, 2015




Action, Shooter




Key Features

Four Classes, Each with Upgrades

Play as the versatile Ranger, the flying Wing Diver, the vehicle-summoning Air Raider, or the armored Fencer, each with unique gear and abilities.

An Arsenal at Your Fingertips

Choose from hundreds of weapons and vehicles as you fire man-portable cannons,
call in airstrikes, drive tanks, pilot jetpacks, or get behind the controls of your very
own giant robot.

You Are Not Alone

Bring up to three friends into any of a whopping 98 online missions. Share vehicles,
watch each other’s backs, and use teamwork to beat the odds.

Earth Defense Force 4, Better than Ever

4.1 runs at a steady 60 FPS and supports up to 1080p, while newly revised missions feature more NPC soldiers, who now respond to the player’s commands.

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair

It's a fight for the future of the planet between the Ravagers, a merciless swarm of alien invaders, and the Earth Defense Force (EDF) in this third-person shooter.Play as four different classes in over 80 missions with a range of 800 weapons at your disposal.Co-op play supported.


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