A brand new trailer for Marvel’s Midnight Suns has revealed that Spider-Man will likely be a playable hero within the recreation, in addition to an October launch date.
Proven throughout the Summer season Video games Fest Showcase, the cinematic trailer revealed a brand new hero that will likely be an unlockable character on your staff roster: Spider-Man. Even higher, he’ll be voiced by Yuri Lowenthal (though he isn’t taking part in the identical Spider-Man as he does within the PlayStation video games, this isn’t a crossover or set in the identical slice of the Marvel multiverse.) We have been additionally offered Midnight Suns’ launch date: October 7, 2022.
That launch date covers the PS5, PS4, Xbox Collection X/S, Xbox One, and PC variations. Midnight Suns will even launch on Nintendo Swap, however at a later date.
The trailer for developer Firaxis’ tactical RPG based mostly on Marvel’s darker storylines additionally confirmed off primary villain Lilith, the Mom of Demons, who was accompanied by corrupted variations of Venom, Sabertooth, Scarlet Witch, and the Hulk. Taking part in as a brand new, authentic superhero generally known as The Hunter, it will likely be your job to assemble a gaggle of heroes to take down Lilith and her Hydra allies. Physician Unusual, Iron Man, and Blade will likely be a few of the quite a few Marvel heroes obtainable on your staff roster.
“We all know followers have been desperate to see what’s coming subsequent for Marvel’s Midnight Suns,” mentioned Jake Solomon, Inventive Director at Firaxis Video games. “We’re honored by the chance to introduce so many new heroes and villains to Marvel followers and might’t look ahead to ways gamers to find the fun of preventing like a Tremendous Hero in Marvel’s Midnight Suns!”
Midnight Suns is now obtainable to pre-order in 4 completely different variations. The Normal Version, retailing for $59.99, is simply the bottom recreation, however solely on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. For the PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S variations, which have new console optimisations and 5 premium beauty skins, you’ll have to get the ‘Enhanced Version’, which prices an additional ten bucks at $69.99. Pay $79.99 and you may get the Digital+ Version on all codecs, and it consists of 11 premium cosmetics. Lastly, the $99.99 Legendary Editions have 23 beauty skins and the Marvel’s Midnight Suns Season Cross. No particulars have but been revealed about what the season move will present.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns – Spider Man – Summer season Recreation Fest 2022
Marvel’s Midnight Suns was first introduced final yr at Gamescom Opening Night time Stay after being leaked previous to the present. It is a tactical recreation much like XCOM, however with a card battler system that ties character talents to playing cards in a deck, much like Slay the Spire. Luckily, it does not contain loot packing containers.
Although beforehand slated for this previous March, Midnight Suns was delayed into the second half of 2022, which writer Take-Two attributed to the growing issue of constructing video games as expertise has improved.
For extra Marvel’s Midnight Suns, try some Wolverine vs Sabertooth gameplay. And for extra from this month’s explosion of recreation bulletins, try the Summer season of Gaming 2022 schedule, and every thing introduced at Summer season Recreation Fest Showcase 2022.
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Options Editor.