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Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders from Planet Space gets updated release date on the Vita

Earth-Defense-Force-2-Invaders-From-Planet-Space-Screen-1Amazon has updated the product page for Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders from Planet Space. According to the listing, the PlayStation Vita exclusive is now slated to launch on the 8th of December in the North American region.

For the uninformed, Invaders from Planet Space is an enhanced port of Earth Defense Force 2, which was first released for the PlayStation 2 in 2005. The Vita version comes with the new English dubbed voices, Air Raider playable class in addition to a four-player online cooperative mode.

In total, you can expect to play through 78 missions with six difficulty setting each. If you are looking for a game that is pure fun on the Vita, you might want to check out the upcoming game when it launches. If you are interested, the enhanced port is available for preorder with this link from the above-mentioned shopping website.

Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders from Planet Space is not the only game in the franchise coming out later this year. Xseed will also release Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair for the PlayStation 4 console on the 8th of December. So fans of the action series will have plenty to look forward too before the end of this year.