According to DS-Gamer.nl, Atari has officially announced that an Earthworm Jim title is in the works for the DS. Confirmation comes via a statement made by Atari, as well as an upcoming release list which you can check out below.
August 15 2006 - Dig Dug Digging Strike
Oct 13 2006 - Asterix and Obelix Mission Wifix
Nov 10 2006 - Point Blank
Nov 17 2006 - Arthur and the Minimoys
Nov 24 2006 - Totally Spies 2 : Undercover
TBD - Earthworm Jim
There have been rumors of an Earthworm Jim title coming to the DS for awhile now, and it looks like we finally have a double confirmation that the game is indeed in the works. Unfortunately there is no other information available on the game at this time. DS-Gamer.nl is not reporting this story as a rumor, they are stating it as fact…twice.