2019/01/25
Sony Interactive Entertainment Hong Kong Limited
Singapore Branch
1 Magazine Road, #07-08, Central Mall, Singapore 059567

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN Global Release Set On 11th April Pre-Order Starts Today!

 

Singapore, 25th January 2019 – Sony Interactive Entertainment Hong Kong Limited Singapore Branch (SIES) announced today that the Traditional Chinese/Korean/English version of the PlayStation®4 title EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN will be released globally on 11th April 2019. The game will be available for pre-orders on PlayStation™ Store in the Asian region starting today, 25th January 2019.

 

About EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN moves away from the Earth Defense Force numbered series and into new territory with a whole new EDF project. Set on planet Earth devastated by war, this new adventure joins the EDF as they continue to battle to save the world.

The installment follows in the footsteps of its predecessor Earth Defense Force 5 by being fully voiced in Chinese and Korean, making it possible to truly experience the world and story of EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN.

Purchase the Initial Standard Edition, or the Digital Standard, Deluxe, or Ultimate Edition on PlayStation™ Store Asia by June 2 to receive the bonus items listed below. In addition, those who pre-order the Digital Edition from today and by 10th April 2019 (Wednesday) will receive pre-order bonus items (listed below).

 

Disc version Initial Purchase Bonus/Digital version Early Purchase Bonus includes:

1.     Earth Defense Force 2017 Pale Wing Outfit

-        Helmet, upper body costume and lower body costume set available in 8 colours.

2.     Tank Top: Riho Futaba

-        Virtual idol “Riho Futaba” tank top.

 

Pre-order Bonus includes:

1.     Custom Outfit: T-Shirt: EDF: IRON RAIN

-        Stylish game logo and EDF emblem t-shirt.

2.     Custom Outfit: One Man Army

-        Eight colours in total.

3.     Custom Outfit: Naval Uniform & Pleated Skirt

-        Eight colours in total.

4.     Limited Weapon: GK-Predator (2 types)

-        Two special assault rifles useful for both early and late stages of the game.

5.     In-game Currency: Credits & Gems

-        Get a head start with in-game currency that can be spent on weapons and items.

 

Deluxe Edition Product Outline

Aside from the main game, this super value pack includes 2 special weapons that cannot be obtained in the game, as well as customisation parts.

 

 

Deluxe Edition features:

1.     EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN main game

2.     Special weapon “PT-Pythagoras” (2 types)

3.     Special support weapon “PR-Shaman” (2 types)

4.     Custom Outfit “EDF 4.1” Logo T-shirt & emblem

5.     Custom Outfit “EDF 5” Logo T-shirt & emblem

6.     Custom Outfit “EDF 4.1” Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

7.     Custom Outfit “EDF 5” Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

Ultimate Edition Product Outline

In addition to the main game, this ultimate value pack also includes all post-launch DLC.

 

 

Ultimate Edition features:

1. EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN main game

2. Custom Outfit "Infantry"

- Earth Defense Force 2017 Infantry outfit. 4-piece costume set, including 2 types of helmets, upper body costume and lower body costume, each available in 8 colors.

3. Operator "Riho Futaba" (JP version voiced by Yuko Goto)

- Get the right to summon the virtual idol "Riho Futaba" as your operator.

4. In-game Currency: Credits & Gems

- The in-game currency set can be used to purchase weapons and items.

*Counts separately from the in-game currency received from the pre-order bonus.

5. Special weapon "PT-Pythagoras" (2 types)

6. Special support weapon "PR-Shaman" (2 types)

7. Special weapon "FX-Trailblazer" (2 types)

8. Special weapon "MR-Geo Needle" (2 types)

- These special weapons cannot be found in the main game. Each set includes a high rank (B-A) and low rank (D) type.

9. Custom Outfit "Onechanbara ORIGIN" set

- This set includes 2 types of character pattern t-shirts and 5 types of swimsuit style battle suits based on the outfit of the female protagonist "Aya".

10. Custom Outfit "Bullet Girls Phantasia" T-shirt & emblem

11. Custom Outfit "DREAM C CLUB ZERO" T-shirt & emblem

12. Custom Outfit "School Girl/Zombie Hunter" T-shirt & emblem

13. Custom Outfit "Happy Manager" T-shirt & emblem

14. Custom Outfit "Natsuiro★High School" T-shirt & emblem

15. Custom Outfit "EDF 4.1" EDF Logo T-shirt & emblem

16. Custom Outfit "EDF 5" EDF Logo T-shirt & emblem

17. Custom Outfit "EDF 4.1" Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

18. Custom Outfit "EDF 5" Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

- The t-shirt and logo emblem are designed for those who support the EDF. Carry the spirit of the 4 classes over to EDF:IR!

19. Styled Bus (DREAM C CLUB ZERO)

20. Styled Pickup Truck (Natsuiro★High School)

21. Styled Car (Bullet Girls Phantasia)

- The vehicles sport gorgeous patterns that can't typically be seen on the battlefield.

22. Upcoming Additional Mission Pack

- The Season Pass for additional missions to be released at a later date. They will feature never-before-seen enemies and whole new weapons. Will be released after the main game is released.

 

“EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN” Disc Version Product Outline:

Produce Name

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN

Genre

3D Action Shooter

Release Date

11th April 2019

Platform

PlayStation®4

Price

SGD 74.90

Number of Players

Offline:1-2 players/Online Coop: Up to 6 players

Rating

TBD

Publisher

D3 Publisher

Language

Voice

Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese

Subtitle

Traditional Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese/French/Italian/German/Spanish

Disc Version

Initial Purchase Bonus

・Earth Defense Force 2017 Pale Wing outfit

・Virtual idol "Riho Futaba" tank top

Copyright

©2019 YUKE’S

©2019 D3 PUBLISHER

 

“EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN” Digital Versions Product Outline:

Product Name

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN Standard Edition

Genre

3D Action Shooter

Release Date

11th April 2019

Platform

PlayStation®4

Price

SGD 70.90

Number of Players

Offline:1-2 players/Online Coop: Up to 6 players

Rating

TBD

Developer

D3 Publisher

Language

Voice

Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese

Subtitle

Traditional Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese/French/Italian/German/Spanish

Digital Version

Early Purchase Bonus

(By June 2, 2019)nusroduct may vary.(By June 2, 2019)

・Earth Defense Force 2017 Pale Wing outfit

・Virtual idol "Riho Futaba" tank top

Digital Version

Pre-order Bonus

(By April 10, 2019)

・Custom Outfit: T-Shirt: EDF: IRON RAIN

・Custom Outfit: One Man Army

・Custom Outfit: Naval Uniform & Pleated Skirt

・Limited Weapon: GK-Predator (2 types)

・In-game Currency: Credits & Gems

Copyright

©2019 YUKE’S

©2019 D3 PUBLISHER

 

Produce Name

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN Deluxe Edition

Genre

3D Action Shooter

Release Date

11th April 2019

Platform

PlayStation®4

Price

SGD 82.90

Number of Players

Offline:1-2 players/Online: Up to 6 players

Rating

TBD

Publisher

D3 Publisher

Language

Voice

Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese

Subtitle

Traditional Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese/French/Italian/German/Spanish

Content

・EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN main game

・Special weapon "PT-Pythagoras" (2 types)

・Special support weapon "PR-Shaman" (2 types)

・Custom Outfit “EDF 4.1” Logo T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit “EDF 5“ Logo T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit “EDF 4.1“ Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

・Custom Outfit “EDF 5“ Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

Digital Version

Early Purchase Bonus

(By June 2, 2019)

・Earth Defense Force 2017 Pale Wing outfit

・Virtual idol "Riho Futaba" tank top

Digital Version

Pre-order Bonus

(By April 10, 2019)

・Custom Outfit: T-Shirt: EDF: IRON RAIN

・Custom Outfit: One Man Army

・Custom Outfit: Naval Uniform & Pleated Skirt

・Limited Weapon: GK-Predator (2 types)

・In-game Currency: Credits & Gems

Copyright

©2019 YUKE’S

©2019 D3 PUBLISHER

 

Product Name

EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN Ultimate Edition

Genre

3D Action Shooter

Release Date

April 11, 2019

Platform

PlayStation®4

Price

SGD 105.90

Number of Players

Offline:1-2 players/Online Coop: Up to 6 players

Rating

TBD

Developer

D3 Publisher

Language

Voice

Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese

Subtitle

Traditional Chinese/Korean/English/Japanese/French/Italian/German/Spanish

Content

・EARTH DEFENSE FORCE: IRON RAIN main game

・Custom Outfit "Infantry"

・Operator "Riho Futaba" (voiced by Yuko Goto)

・In-game Currency: Credits & Gems *Counts separately from the in-game currency received from the pre-order bonus.

・Special weapon "PT-Pythagoras" (2 types)

・Special support weapon "PR-Shaman" (2 types)

・Special weapon "FX-Trailblazer" (2 types)

・Special weapon "MR-Geo Needle" (2 types)

・Custom Outfit "Onechanbara ORIGIN" set

・Custom Outfit "Bullet Girls Phantasia" T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "DREAM C CLUB ZERO" T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "School Girl/Zombie Hunter" T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "Happy Manager" T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "Natsuiro★High School" T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "EDF 4.1" EDF Logo T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "EDF 5" EDF Logo T-shirt & emblem

・Custom Outfit "EDF 4.1" Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

・Custom Outfit "EDF 5" Class Imprint T-shirt & emblem (4 types)

・Styled Bus (DREAM C CLUB ZERO)

・Styled Pickup Truck (Natsuiro★High School)

・Styled Car (Bullet Girls Phantasia)

・Upcoming Additional Mission Pack

*The Season Pass for additional missions to be released at a later date.

They will feature never-before-seen enemies and whole new weapons.

Will be released after the main game is released.

Digital Version

Early Purchase Bonus

(By June 2, 2019)

・Earth Defense Force 2017 Pale Wing costume

・Virtual idol "Riho Futaba" tank top

Digital Version

Pre-order Bonus

(By April 10, 2019)

・Custom Outfit: T-Shirt: EDF: IRON RAIN

・Custom Outfit: One Man Army

・Custom Outfit: Naval Uniform & Pleated Skirt

・Limited Weapon: GK-Predator (2 types)

・In-game Currency: Credits & Gems

Copyright

©2019 YUKE’S

©2019 D3 PUBLISHER

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