Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon Bugs Out In 2011

D3 Publisher has made it 100% official—Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon is coming to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 next spring, a chance to shoot bugs. Giant bugs! Thousands of them!!

Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon touts an arsenal more than 150 weapons strong. Along with "four upgradeable armor sets," D3 Publisher has a six-player Survival Mode and a three-player online co-op mode. Now that the numbers are out of the way, let's take a peek at one more screen shot of Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon in action, plus a teaser trailer.

Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon Bugs Out In 2011

One final note, though. This EDF entry is being developed by Vicious Cycle, not Sandlot. The developer is responsible for Matt Hazard: Blood Bath and Beyond—also known as the better Matt Hazard game—and Dead Head Fred. Let's hope the game's creators can match (or surpass) the addictive nature of previous Earth Defense Force games (and maybe keep that frame rate steady).

Here's an all-too-brief teaser trailer for Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon, full of screams!