What you need to know

  • Destroy All Humans! is a cult classic which launched in 2005.
  • Amazon leaked an updated version for Xbox One.
  • IGN confirmed the game by releasing a launch trailer.
  • The Destroy All Humans! reboot should launch in 2020.

According to a report by Variety, the cult classic “Destroy All Humans!” is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4. It’s unclear when the title will launch, but the outlet said that the Amazon listing mentioned 2020. This is probably a placeholder until publisher THQ Nordic provides a concrete release date.

Destroy All Humans! is exactly what it sounds like. You step into the shoes of an alien invading Earth and have to kill everyone in sight. Luckily, you have a wide variety of weapons to choose from. The Amazon listing said the following.

The cult-classic returns! Terrorize the people of 1950s Earth in the role of the evil alien Crypto-137,” according to the product description. “Harvest their DNA and bring down the US government in the faithful remake of the legendary alien invasion action adventure. Annihilate puny humans using an assortment of alien weaponry and psychic abilities. Reduce their cities to rubble with your flying Saucer! One giant step on mankind!

After Amazon leaked the game — the retailer also leaked Darksiders Genesis a few days ago — IGN posted a trailer for Destroy All Humans! The video confirms that the game is coming to consoles in 2020. You can view it below.
Are you excited for Destroy All Humans! on Xbox One? Let us know. This version features updated visuals and much more, and should be the definitive edition of the cult classic. There may also be new areas in the game, but that remains to be seen.

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