D3 Publisher and Sandlot revealed in the newest challenge of Weekly Famitsu that Earth Defense Force 6 will launch for the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4. Additionally, the game’s launch window of 2021 has been pushed to 2022 in Japan. A Western launch has but to be introduced.

Earth Defense Force 6 was first introduced in June 2020 through the Japanese PlayStation Blog, however particular platforms weren’t introduced till now. The story revolves round a lone soldier who continues to combat past the occasions of Earth Defense Force 5. It is assumed that he’s the soldier as soon as often called Storm 1.

An official overview is as follows (translation courtesy of Gematsu):

Three Years After Victory on a Dying Earth

2024. Humanity received the warfare in opposition to the unknown invaders that lasted two years. The Primers had been pushed away and silence returned to the Earth. However, the complete human inhabitants was diminished to 10 %. Civilization was on the breaking point. And those that survived continued to work onerous in the direction of restoration…

Three years later, in 2027. Humanity confronted one other main drawback. Many of the aliens (Colonists) that the Primers had deployed into battle had been left behind on Earth.

The Colonists fashioned teams and occupied cities to outlive. They have settled on Earth. Humanity and the aliens often collided. And by means of repeated quarrels, either side confronted damages. The two races dwelling on Earth grew bored with one another…

And the remaining menace.

But there was a extra significant issue: the invaders continued to breed on Earth.

The invaders that fashioned nests in the depths of the Earth and its ruins proceed to extend. Their numbers have already overwhelmed humanity. Humanity had no selection however to proceed combating in order that the invaders wouldn’t rule the Earth.

The reconstruction of society and revival of civilization is a really gradual course of, and every day earlier than that could be a wrestle to make that day a actuality. Humanity continues to combat in opposition to the threats that stay…

We’ll replace our readers when a Western launch is introduced.

[Source: Gematsu]