Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable release date set
posted on 12.20.12 at 03:40 PM EST by (@salromano)
Get the remastered shooter on PS Vita next month.

Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable will launch in North America on January 8 and in Europe on January 16, publishers D3 Publisher and Namco Bandai have announced.

The PlayStation Vita enhanced port adds seven new levels, the new soldier class Pale Wing, new enemies, and more.

View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.

  • Bloodios

    The game didn’t exactly look all that pretty back in 2006, but they just had to further downgrade the textures for the Vita port… and even that didn’t keep it from having performance issues… Some port this turned out to be…

    • http://twitter.com/AnthonyFoster5 Anthony Foster

      So the JP release of this has framerate problems on Vita? I guess that might be why they decided to make it PSN-only in the west; no confidence in it.

      • 浪黒雷 (ro-kurorai)

        The worst part is their audacity to charge 40 bucks for a digital only release!

        • Bloodios

          No kidding, charging a single digital-only HD-demastered title for 40 bucks is just…

          • KurisuMakise

            And yet, Pale Wing on the go, I’ll probably fork it up. Part of the problem, I know =(

  • KingOptimusOrigins111

    This is great.

  • PrinceHeir

    EDF!!!