Team 17 has today unveiled the release date for their upcoming instalment into the Worms series, Worms W.M.D., as well as a brand new pre-order edition, Worms W.M.D. All-Stars which comes packed full of stars from some of our favourite game series.
For those itching to get hands-on with Worms W.M.D. then you don’t have too long to wait as the game launches on August 23. But hold your horses there fella, you may want to pre-order the game to grab some pretty neat exclusive content.
Introducing the Worms W.M.D. All-Stars Pre-order Edition, a brand new version of the game which will feature stars from game franchises such as Payday, Rocket League, and Saints Row.
If you pre-order the game, you’ll get access to All-Stat content including the Rocket League Octane Battle-Car, the Goat Simulator-themed Goat-on-a-Rope weapon, a collection of masks from Payday 2 for your Worms to wear, the Dubstep gun from Saints Row IV, a collection of masks and an exclusive mission based on Unturned, the Turkey Bomb from BroForce, and a hell of a lot more:
- Orcs Must Die! Unchained – The War Mage and Sorceress have vowed to protect the world and guard the rifts. But sometime after the last great battle, trouble is brewing again. Whilst we wait for the Orc Invasion, we can dress our worms up in this Orcs Must Die! three mask set and unleash the excellent crafted minions weapon.
- Yooka-Laylee – Dress your worms up as one of gaming’s most anticipated double acts with the awesome Yooka-Laylee seven mask set!
- The Escapists – A three mask set from the award-winning 2015 hit The Escapists is a must-have accessory for all wormy wannabe escapists. And if you want somewhere different to escape to, there’s a new mission waiting for you.
- Classic Worms – Ahhhh, precious memories of mutually-assured worm destruction! Don’t you just wish you could re-live them? We’ve got you covered! Unleash the Ming Vase, Sheep Launcher and Kamikaze weapons, get stuck into five classic missions and head into battle in a classic Worms three mask set!
Xbox One exclusive content:
- Rare All-Stars – Exclusive to Xbox players is the Rare All-Stars content with some of the most famous characters from the legendary developer joining the carnage! Unleash the devastating Joanna Dark from Perfect Dark on your enemies and send your worms into battle with an exclusive five-mask set (Blast Corps, Jet Force Gemini, Jetpac, Killer Instinct and Battletoads).
Steam exclusive content:
- Team Fortress 2 – TF2 brings the worm pain with the devastating Sentry Gun weapon and nine mask set featuring the full TF2 crew of Pyro, Demoman, Medic, Spy, Soldier, Scout, Sniper, Heavy and Engineer.
To see all of this content and more in action, check out the All-Star announcement trailer below:
Worms W.M.D. launches on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on August 23.