Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of the New Despair will be arriving on Steam on July 18. The latest title in the Earth Defense Force series will cost $49.99, though the game will be on sale for 30% off to celebrate its launch.
In Earth Defense Force 4.1, you're tasked with fighting off a horde of alien invaders, the Ravagers. The third-person shooter takes place over the course of 80 missions, which you can approach as one of four unique classes. To fight off the enemy, you'll have access to more than 800 weapons.
While it's not available for pre-order at the present time, you can get a quick look at the game now on Steam. Also check out our review of Earth Defense Force 2025 for Xbox 360. 4.1 is an upgraded version of 2025 with remixed levels, new enemies and vehicles, and other cool improvements,