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E3 2016: Worms WMD Gameplay and Interview with Bethany Aston from Team 17

By Shack Staff, Jun 30, 2016 1:30pm PDT

Bethany Aston from Team 17 stopped by Shacknews' E3 Booth to show us Worms WMD gameplay and talk about the game with Andrew.


E3 2016: Worms WMD unveils crafting

By John Keefer, Jun 14, 2016 12:25pm PDT

You want to make an angry concrete donkey or a holy mine grenade?


"Yes. This is exactly what I was thinking. I hate everything they did with the series post ..."

- Madwacker see all 3 comments

Worms Battlegrounds goes to war on Xbox One on May 30, PS4 on June 3

By Ozzie Mejia, May 19, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Slimy invertibrates are set to do battle, once again. The combative Worms are ready to take their ongoing clash into the next generation with Worms Battlegrounds, the latest in the long-running strategy series from publisher Team17. The game is set to hit Xbox One on May 30 ...


First ID@Xbox games coming from Keflings and Worms devs

By Steve Watts, Feb 10, 2014 8:15am PST

Microsoft's Phil Spencer casually mentioned the first two ID@Xbox games: Nutjitsu from NinjaBee, and Worms Battlegrounds from Team17.


Team17 taking a break from Worms, teases new IP

By Steve Watts, Aug 06, 2013 11:30am PDT

Team17 is planning to take a break from Worms games, focusing on a new IP that may appear on next-generation consoles.


"I'm kind of disappointed they never made a soldat or liero style real time Worms game. Seems ..."

- BornAcorn see all 13 comments

Worms Revolution Extreme announced for Vita

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2013 10:30am PDT

Team17 announced Worms Revolution Extreme today, a Vita version of last year's console Worms Revolution title. It will support cross-platform play with the PS3 version, and a new 'Treasure Mode' feature.


"Still sad they're just a orms factory now, they did a bunch of other cool amiga games"

- node see all 3 comments

Worms 3 coming to iOS in Q3

By Steve Watts, Jul 11, 2013 9:40am PDT

Team17 announced Worms 3 today, a new game in the series heading to iOS devices in Q3. It will feature new weapons and modes, asynchronous or pass-and-play multiplayer, and a "Card Mode" feature.


Worms now available on Facebook

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2013 1:15pm PST

Worms has officially launched on Facebook, offering the classic PC game with some modernized social and F2P hooks.


Worms Revolution introduces classes

By Alice O'Connor, May 03, 2012 8:30am PDT

Team17 did say it was shaking things up in Worms Revolution, having made largely the same game for 17 years, and it seems that may be the case. Worms Rev will introduce four worm classes with different abilties to the turn-based strategy series.


"Ugh. Team17 made a great game in the original Worms 2 and then spent the next 10 years ..."

- MOOMANiBE see all 4 comments

Worms creator rejoins Team17

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 02, 2012 6:00am PDT

After 17 years and over 20 games, the Worms series is getting a little long in the tooth. As developer Team17 works to get out of that rut with the newly-announced Worms Revolution, series creator Andy Davidson has rejoined the English indie to help out.


"I loved Scorched Earth. I wish Worms would have copied that concept more."

- baron calamity see all 18 comments

Worms Revolution announced

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 30, 2012 6:00am PDT

It's been 17 years since the very first Worms game was released, but developer Team17 Software's still mining it for all its worth. 20-odd installments later, the English indie has today announced a new entry in the TBS series, Worms Revolution.


"Imagine if Team 17 had chosen to use the same engine Rayman Origins used. That would have been ..."

- sogelegos see all 20 comments

Team17 infests GOG with Worms, Alien Breed

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 10, 2012 5:00pm PST

Veteran English indie Team17 Software has latched onto Good Old Games, infesting the digital distributor with its Worms United and Alien Breed--the first spawn of a relationship that'll see Superfrog, World Rally Fever and more come to GOG.


Worms Crazy Golf teeing off next week

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 14, 2011 9:45am PDT

The wacky golfing take on Worms will wriggle onto PC (through Steam) and iThings on October 19, with the PSN edition to follow on October 25. Plus, come watch some pirate fun.


Worms Ultimate Mayhem PC delayed into next week

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 19, 2011 4:15pm PDT

The PC edition of Worms Ultimate Mayhem, which combines Worms 3D and Worms 4 with new content and improvements, has been delayed by a week, until September 28.


"I'm such a huge fan of Worms, but what's the point in this? A 3d playing field just takes away ..."

- Nehvrook see all 2 comments

Worms Crazy Golf announced for Steam, PSN

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 15, 2011 8:30am PDT

The Worms series is bringing its brand of comic mayhem to the thrilling world of golf with Worms Crazy Golf for PC, PlayStation 3 and iOS.


"At least this sounds like a better idea than their previous strategy of just re-releasing an ..."

- Zek see all 6 comments