Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon

  • Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
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  • Campy sci-fi concept; sheer size and scale of battles is astounding; over-the-top weapons


  • Incredibly repetitive; difficulty modes aren't very well tuned; barebones PC port

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Gamer on 60

A frenetic, old fashioned monster blaster best played with friends. Creepy-crawlyphobes, look...

By Gaming Nexus on 46

Originally released six months ago on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon is finally making its way to the PC. That's good news for anybody who likes to squash giant alien insect invaders, all while crushing large...

By Strategy Informer on 75

Earth Defense Force (or Chikyū Bōeigun as it’s known in its native Japan) is probably the most successful budget video game series in the history of the medium. Despite being technically unimpressive and simplistic, this line of third...

By Gamers Daily News on 80

Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon stands out by being very well aware that it can’t directly compete with high-budget shooters. It doesn’t even try, instead opting to offer third person shooter mechanics that are good enough and then...

By GameSpy on 50

A single-minded game with a simple purpose, Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon doesn't bother troubling you with little things like varied objectives or a nuanced plot. So far as it's concerned, big things -- like Mecha Godzilla-style...

By IGN Gear on 75

Insect Armageddon is terribly cheesy in all the right ways. The lack of split-screen is a bit of a disappointment, but the mindless shooting and better performance on PC is simply too fun to keep me from caring all that much. It's the type of game...

International Review By Netzwelt on -

In den 15 Missionen müssen sich Spieler mit einem Soldatentyp nach Wahl den zahlenmäßig weit überlegenen Invasoren entgegenstellen. Unterstützt wird man von zwei computergesteuerten Kollegen oder einem Kumpel auf dem Sofa. Um so...