Earth Defense Force 2025 is being released in North America and Europe in February 2014, D3 Publisher have confirmed. Pre-ordering the game at GameStop will allow one to avail a special “Air Raider” weapon pack free of cost.
The Air Raider pack will include two weapons:
- Pure Decoy Launcher (Setsu) — a weapon that distracts the enemy by discharging a large balloon that takes the shape of an attractive female, but the enemies will meet their fate when the balloon unexpectedly self destructs, destroying everything in its vicinity.
- The BMO3 Vegalta Gold — a limited edition, gold-coated model that will reflect radar waves and has a combat burner to throw flames. Players will also be able to take flight for short periods of time with it equipped.
More weapons packs will be released in the future as DLC. Additionally, D3 have confirmed that other DLC that was released in Japan will be made available in the west as well, including the Dream C Club collaboration. You can read more about some of the DLC in D3’s release date announcement over at the PlayStation Blog.