Worms Rumble Review

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Posted: A year ago, last updated 4 months ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.


Worms Rumble is a multiplayer game where 32 worm characters try and shoot each other. It takes the usual turn-based Worms formula in a real time direction complete with a battle royale mode like Fortnite.

Although the play is different there’s still the over the top Monty Python-style humour. You play from side on perspective and control your character. You can shoot and hurl yourself at enemies making use of a wide range of classic (and new) weapons from the series. Bazooka, Shotgun, Sheep, Holy Hand-grenade, and Banana Bomb.

The small characters are agile and diminutive which makes for some knife edge tactile battles. You can play all against all in a Deathmatch mode or try and be the final worm in Last Worm Standing and Last Squad Standing variants.

The game will include seasonal events, challenges, and community collaborations as we have seen in games like Roblox and Fortnite.

DetailsGame Details

Rating: PEGI 12+

Release Date: 01/12/2020

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5

Genres: Action, Fighting, Platform and Shooting

Developer: @Team17Ltd


Duration: It takes between 5 minutes and 15 minutes to play a round of this game.
Players: You can play this with 32 players online. Cross-Play: You can play with people across PC and PlayStation platforms.


Worms Rumble usually costs £10.99 to £17.99.

Worms Rumble

PS5 £10.99
PS4 £10.99

Worms Rumble: Digital Deluxe Edition

PS5 £17.99
PS4 £17.99
Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.  

You will need PlayStation Plus (must be 18 to create, then create sub-accounts for younger players who need be set as 13 or older) to play online with PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

This game has been rated PEGI 12+.

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE 10+.

Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.


We haven't recorded accessibility settings for this game yet. Our Worms Rumble Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features.

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