In preparation of the spring 2011 launch of Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon, D3Publisher announced today that the 360 classic Earth Defense Force 2017 is now available for Xbox LIVE Games on Demand.

The highly acclaimed and hard to find Earth Defense Force 2017, developed by Sandlot (Japan) is now available to all players looking to experience what made the game a cult hit.

In Earth Defense Force 2017, planet Earth is under attack from an onslaught of alien insect invaders ranging from giant ants and spiders to robots and monsters and the Earth Defense Force (EDF) is mankind