Earth Defense Force Randomly Gets a Mobile Spinoff

D3 Publisher quietly released a mobile spinoff based on their Earth Defense Force series.

Dubbed simply TapWars: Earth Defense Force 4.1, the new mobile game is developed by Esquadra and is now available for iOS and Android.

Featured above, you can view a trailer for the game. It’s not that bad right?

Key Features

  • The world of Earth Defense Force 4.1 has been reproduced for smartphones!
  • Easy to play, simple to understand, but with incredible depth!
    Defeat the advancing enemies and strengthen your troops!
  • In order to protect this green Earth…
    Even today, somewhere out there the fight for the future of humanity is continuing!
  • Our fight will not end here.
    The EDF will become the shield for humanity’s hope!

You can find TapWars: Earth Defense Force 4.1 over on App Store for iOS and Google Play for Android.

Brandon Orselli


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  • Jack

    Oh wow
    I hope it isn’t riddled with cash shop AIDS

  • Mr0303

    Just keep any mobile practices out of EDF5 and we’ll be fine.

  • CDan

    But, can I sing?

  • chero666

    Patchy road to be walking along. As long as the development and support of this doesn’t overtake actual games, I’m ok with it.

  • catazxy

    Exactly how I remember EDF

  • rBeowulf


  • Lin

    From viscious giant insects who have once again come back.