Worms World Party
Team17 have finally released new details about Worms World Party, with the new logo and first screenshots, and WormsMart has uploaded them for you to see!
- Missions: Secret Agents Below A Staircase
- Missions: Space Invaders!
- Training: Climbing Up To The Crate Beyond
From what I can tell, the terrain size is significantly bigger, and the resolution size appears to now be above 1024x768, or perhaps it is the smaller worm size option announced by Team17. The new options include:
- Up to 8 teams playing
- 45 multiplayer missions
- New Training and Mission Editor
- Specialist Worms mode - Each worm gets their own set of weapons WormPot for manual and "jackpot" games
- Bosses - Worms with much more firepower!
- Play anywhere with PC/Dreamcast and online combinations
- Advanced training options, including Civilian targets
Team17 have released more information below.
One of the worlds most fun, wackiest, addictive and enjoyable game's hits the
Dreamcast & PC in its most multi-player/on-line focused form to date! This
World Party edition contains a massively focused section for multiplayer games,
including co-operative and confrontational multi-player missions, new fantastic
multi-player game modes and much, much more besides.
Worms World Party is the perfect online gaming experience, on a global scale,
with its mixture of globally appealing humour, outrageous entertainment,
addictive game-play and myriad of game modes and options.
The very nature of the game means that the game - and all it's multiplayer
delights can also be enjoyed by a group around a single PC or console, although
nothing beats the delight of despatching a homing missile 14,000 miles across
the planet to sink your foes!
GET READY FOR A 'WORMS WORLD PARTY!
A SELECTION OF THE KEY NEW FEATURES.
Multi-player simultaneous play, from ANYWHERE in the world! The game has hardly any discernible 'lag' and promotes a social feel with players chatting.
Playing online has never been so much fun, play against other wormers from anywhere on the planet. Special areas divide game types up such as Beginner, Anything Goes etc... Participate in group battles with teams allied or not. Chat with other wormers not only prior to a game but after as well.
Huge online (web-based) community already exists as well as a host of fervent worms-fan websites.
Huge community already exists with websites covering everything from Clans to tactics. Jokes, stories, cartoons, tips. Just about everything you can imagine for wormers.
Award winning online & strategy game-play.
This is the funniest and most addictive game you'll ever play. It's hilarious fun that you can enjoy on your own or with all your friends. Now that online play is here you'll always have a friend to play against.
Location Maps - see where your opponent lives in the world!
When creating a team users can now pick their location on the Worms World map. When playing online this map is displayed prior to starting a game allowing players to see at a glance where on the globe their opponents are.
Hugely expanded training modes - hone those worming skills!
Training now covers much more from basic to advanced and teaches Newbie Wormers tactics which will prove invaluable online. Target training now includes civilian targets, which hinder your attempts to become the best. Check those targets!
Worms Weapon Library - earn tips from the top!
The Wormopeadia gives instructions on every weapon and utility along with unique tips straight from the cream of wormers.
Additional new special effects, enhancements.
New front-end complete, New WWP music, New Soundbanks, New Custom landscapes, In-game graphics and many many more.
A SELECTION OF THE KEY NEW DC FEATURES.
Over 40 Single-player Missions and 20 extended Training levels.
Huge collection of missions with every style of game you can imagine. Missions range from puzzle style to time attack where players can replay to obtain the best time.
Single Player Death-Match.
Death match now includes boss levels where enemy CPU worms use advanced techniques never seen before such as continuous fire mode.
All-new tournament mode.
Set up a tournament game with up to 8 teams and play in the Worms World Cup. Players set up the teams and options and the game will do the rest. Even add computer teams to take part in your tournament.
'WORMNET' for Dreamcast (similar to existing Wormnet for PC players)
Wormnet, the wormers passport for online gaming.
A SELECTION OF THE KEY NEW PC FEATURES.
Fantastic new game-play modes for this edition including WORMPOT (allows player's access to over 400 different game-styles.)
WormPot is a fast and attractive way of gaining many different ways to play Worms from just a select few scenarios (for example Fortress mode where the worms fight from their own fort at either ends of the landscape). By adding the different modes of play together to create over 400 different combinations. The WormPot as three different reels - each game mode is represented by an icon on these reels, the reels will spin when a button is a hit, they will slow to a stop leaving you with three remaining icons. Add all of these together and you see what attributes your game will have. Players can also select manually which modes to include in their game.
Fantastic New Editor.
Ever wanted to make your own missions in the Worms setting? Well now you can. Training levels and missions can be created or edited, even clan games can be set-up using the editor. Edited or new missions can be placed on the Net for friends to download. Just about everything can be edited including specific crate drops, armouries, environment settings and all general game options. All missions from previous Worms games can be recreated, changed or new ones can be made completely from scratch.
- Familiar windows look.
- Straight forward and easy to use interface.
- New features available not seen in previous worms missions.
- Extensive control over all in-game functions and features.
- Endless possibilities to create unique and exciting games Fantastic new multiplayer game modes, missions and sections.
- The new multi-player game modes will allow players to constantly
change the way Worms is played. Specialist Worms mode as one for example:
Here each worm on a team can only use so many weapons, one worm can only use projectile type weapons, while another can only use darkside weapons. Games will change dramatically as certain worms are knocked out.
Over 45 multiplayer missions, all of which can be played online.
Taking missions further, players can now team up with a buddy to tackle these co-operative missions where working together is the only way to win. Alternatively players can check out the competitive missions and fight in specially prepared scenarios, which are unlike any match you've ever played before.
New multiplayer & single player death-match.
Deathmatch is now twice the fun, take your comrade along to battle those ever more devious enemy worms... make sure to share that health though.
User definable gravestones, flags, team configurations & much more from within the menu system.
Personalise your team with your choice of flags, gravestones even change they way your worms sound. Just about ever aspect of your team can.
All multiplayer modes available locally (i.e. players sat around 1 PC) or online or a mixture of both!
All Wormpot modes and multiplayer missions can be played hotseat style or online. Brush up at home then show off your skills to anyone from around the world.
GAME DETAILS AND FEATURES ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE CHANGES BEFORE FINAL RELEASE.
With three months to go to the game being released, the game looks set to become another hit for Team17. More news later.Back To Top