Developer Team17 has announced a boxed retail release for Worms W.M.D.
, their upcoming entry in the usually downloadable Worms
"After recently celebrating Team17’s 25th anniversary, 2016 marks 21 years for the Worms
franchise. Besides making lots of us feel old, we listened to our loyal fans to create what we believe is the definitive Worms
experience in W.M.D.
," said Debbie Bestwick, CEO of Team17.Worms W.M.D.
promises "a fresh, new look, 2D cartoon-inspired worms, as well as gorgeous hand drawn landscapes." The game will feature a "solid and extensive single player mode with training, campaign and challenge modes" in addition to "crazy multiplayer with local couch co-op and online modes supporting up to six players with up to eight worms each."
Team17 is also continuing to unveil the new weapons debuting in W.M.D.
. If you enjoyed the Unwanted Present
, you'll probably like the "Dodgy Phone Battery."
releases later in 2016.