EA has struck a cope with Marvel that may see the developer and writer making three video games based mostly on the latter’s IP, one in every of which is the already introduced Iron Man sport.
The 2 firms announced today (October 31) that they’ve come collectively for a long-term deal to “develop a minimum of three new motion video games that shall be out there for consoles and PC.” Every of the video games will function authentic tales within the Marvel universe, the primary being the lately introduced Iron Man title that is within the works from Motive Studio, the group behind the upcoming Lifeless Area remake.
No particulars have been offered on what the opposite video games shall be about, the one factor confirmed being that they’re all motion video games. “We have now been long-time followers of Marvel and their spectacular management, so this can be a exceptional second for our builders in addition to our gamers and followers,” stated EA’s COO Laura Miele in an announcement. “We are able to’t wait to see gamers’ reactions after they swimsuit up as Iron Man and do the extraordinary issues this superhero is thought for.”
The group behind the Iron Man sport is being led by Olivier Proulx, who does have some expertise with Marvel from engaged on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Within the untitled sport, you will expertise an authentic story that “faucets into the historical past” of Iron Man, the place you can really expertise Tony Stark’s alter ego.
Insider Gaming additionally reported yesterday (October 30) that playtesting has began for the Iron Man sport as of at present, with this preliminary playtest planning to wrap up November 2. As famous by Insider Gaming, these playtests is perhaps much less like a median high quality assurance session, and extra about making an attempt to get suggestions on issues like plot factors, sport mechanics, and extra. Contemplating how lately the sport was introduced although, it’s going to most likely be some time earlier than we hear something concrete.