Worms Armageddon is strategy and artillery game first released on May 31, 1999 by Team17 Software Ltd. The program is an installment of the Worms series, where players handle a team of worms consisting of a maximum of eight worms to battle against other teams. The goal of the game’s traditional match is to defeat the other team by killing all the other team’s worms. Worms can be killed either by knocking them into the water or knocking their health down to zero. The game uses the turn-based gameplay. This means that each team moves in turns across a terrain. The sequence is randomly determined. For each turn, the team can move only one character.
Worms Armageddon includes different weapons. This includes projectile, melee, explosive weapons and more. Special weapons are also available when the teams reach particular number of turns. Different gameplay modes are also available. There is a series of training missions, a death match mode, single player campaign, local multiplayer, and online multiplayer. Users can also customize the gameplay. During a multiplayer game, players can make their own game modes with desired gameplay weapon sets and options. This includes starting health, duration of each turn, sudden death options and more. Other level of customization includes Team Creation and Terrain Creation.