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Worms 4: Mayhem (Windows)

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Description

Worms 4: Mayhem is a sequel to Worms 3D. Like its predecessor, it is a turn-based artillery variant with humorous themes and weapons, in which players control small armies of worms. The gameplay is similar to that of the previous game, adding a more developed Story mode, in which the player cooperates with the wise Professor Worminkle, who can use a time machine to travel to different time periods such as American Old West, ancient Arabia, and Prehistoric Age.

In this installment, players can customize the appearance of their worms, including helmets, glasses, facial hair, gloves, etc. A new mode called "Weapon Factory" has been added, allowing players to forge their own weapons. The game also contains a shop where players can purchase various items, using points accumulated by completing story missions or unlocking trophies. Shop items include new maps, accessories, outfits, character voices, etc.

Screenshots

Worms 4: Mayhem Windows Nobody escapes the wrath of the sentry gun
Worms 4: Mayhem Windows In my days, we didn't have sentry guns..
Worms 4: Mayhem Windows "The water level is up to my tail!"
Worms 4: Mayhem Windows "Shoot him, not me!"

Alternate Titles

  • "百战天虫4:伤害" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Worms 4: Totální nářez" -- Czech title
  • "Worms 4: Totalna Rozwalka" -- Polish title
  • "Baizhan Tianchong 4: Shanghai" -- Chinese title

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User Reviews

Worms 3D + bunch of insignificant tweaks = Worms 4 Sir Gofermajster (481) 3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars

The Press Says

Game Freaks 365 2005 8.4 out of 10 84
allaboutgames.co.uk Sep 08, 2005 8 out of 10 80
PC Powerplay Jul, 2005 78 out of 100 78
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Jul, 2005 77 out of 100 77
GameStar (Germany) Aug, 2005 75 out of 100 75
PC Games (Germany) Jul 14, 2005 71 out of 100 71
Total PC Gaming May 29, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Boomtown Aug 03, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Jul 28, 2005 13 out of 20 65
Eurogamer.net (UK) Jul 29, 2005 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

The "Secret Agent" voice bank is likely to be based on Sean Connery's performance as the Action Film hero James Bond 007.

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Erwie84 (155) added Worms 4: Mayhem (Windows) on Aug 01, 2005
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