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Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain

Rating Summary

Based on 44 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

71

Top Critic Average

39%

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Based on 44 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Apr 11, 2019

Publisher: D3Publisher

Genre: Action

●50+ Missions in Five Difficulties
The furious battle against the invader Aggressors is full of chaos. Includes 50+ severe missions, where you must fight against gigantic enemy creatures and huge invader weapons in 5 different difficulties.

●4 Mobile Soldiers and Weapons
You will become the legendary mobile soldier which controls 4 different PA Gears, several hundreds weapons, arms and items. Regain hope to human beings.

●Bring Personality to the Battlefield
Includes character creation mode. You can select your favorite gender, face, hair style, weight, voice and outfit. You can also change the personality of yourself.

●Enriched Offline and Online Mode
When playing the off-line mode, the split-screen will be supported. Also, when playing the on-line mode, you can co-op with other EDF members around the world.

Review Data

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4
Strong Head
10
Fair Head
14
Weak Head
8

Trailers

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IGN

7.2 / 10.0
IGN

As flawed and as fun as ever, Iron Rain doesn't dull the core pleasure of EDF, but doesn't manage much more either.

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Metro GameCentral

4 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A more grounded approach and a fresh coat of paint fail to address the series' inherent flaws, as the cheesy charm of fighting giant insects is lost in the process.

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Game Informer

7 / 10.0
Game Informer

Iron Rain provides plenty of content, but Yuke's EDF debut doesn't change much

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Recent News

Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain's Producer on Finding New Fans in the West

Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain's Producer on Finding New Fans in the West

The iron rain is meant for those of us on this side of the pond.

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