Worms Open Warfare
Worms Open Warfare
Developer Team17
Publisher THQ
Platforms Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable
Rating Everyone 10+ (ESRB)

7+ (PEGI)

Genre Turn-based strategy, artillery
Technical Information

Worms Open Warfare is a turn-based strategy artillery game for PlayStation Portable and Nintendo DS. It was developed by Team17. It was released March 17, 2006, and is the first 2D Worms game since Worms World Party five years earlier.

The game was then ported to the Xbox 360 in 2007 and the PlayStation 3 in 2009 with the title Worms.

Weapons & Utilities




  • Arctic
  • Hawaii
  • Hell
  • Jungle
  • London
  • Space

Default Teams


  • Marines: Dutch, Blaine, Mac, Dylan
  • Champions: Drago, Clubber, Apollo, Stallion
  • Old Skool: Boggy B, Spadge, Clanger, Fluff
  • Doctors: Foster, Ruth, Watson, Jekyll


  • Clowns: Charlie, Bobo, Harlequin, Coco
  • Rookies: Barnes, Kelly, Hicks, O'Reilly
  • Warlords: Ghengis, Hannibal, Atilla, Ming
  • Hot-Shots: Cassidy, Wyatt, Holliday, Sundance
  • Boffins: Albert, Isaac, Thomas, Leonardo



  • Almost every weapon appeared in the original Worms. The only weapons not to return are the

Bungee and the Minigun. And the only weapon in this game that wasn't in the original is the Jet Pack.

Worms (series)
2D variants First Generation

Worms (1995)Worms ReinforcementsWorms and Reinforcements UnitedWorms: The Directors Cut

Second Generation

Worms 2Worms ArmageddonWorms World Party (Remastered)
Spin-Offs: Worms PinballWorms Blast Worms Golf

Third Generation

Worms Open WarfareWorms (2007) Worms Open Warfare 2Worms: A Space OddityWorms 2: ArmageddonWorms ReloadedWorms Battle Islands
Spin-Offs: Worms Crazy GolfWorms (Facebook) 

Fourth Generation

Worms RevolutionWorms Clan WarsWorms 3 Worms Battlegrounds Worms W.M.D 

3D variants

Worms 3DWorms Forts: Under SiegeWorms 4: MayhemWorms: Ultimate Mayhem
Spin-Offs: Worms Battle Rally (cancelled)