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SDCC: Bits From The Marvel Video Games Panel

SDCC: Bits From The Marvel Video Games Panel

Notes on the Marvel video game panel, and a brickload of announcements.



Source: Marvel Video Games Panel - SDCC 2013 Liveblog

Marvel conducted a panel on their upcoming video game offerings Saturday at San Diego Comic-Con. Below are some notes from the event:

Marvel Heroes (free to play MMO game)

- Superior Spider-Man costume later this Summer.
- Emma Frost in modern costume (later this year)
- Luke Cage (no date)
- Asgard zone later this year

Marvel: War of Heroes (iOS, Android card game)

- Thanos and "some never before seen characters" will appear

Marvel re-announced X-Men: Battle of the Atom card game for mobile platforms

Marvel Avengers Alliance Season 2 (turn-based social game)

- Second season available soon
- Chapter mastery revamped
- Prize at the end of a chapter will be a new costume
- Circle of 8 in chapter 2
- Costume unlocked in chapter1 is Iron Fist Heroic Age costume
- Uncanny Cyclops (blue/gold teams costume) is chapter 2 unlock
- PVP season 10 reward hero is Bishop
- Dark Reign Ares is from Spec Op 12
- Elektra is a lock box hero
- New playable characters (for purchase) are Squirrel Girl, Moon Knight and Doctor Voodoo
- Thanos in Inifinity Spec Op
- - Sign up at Playdom.com/SDCC new players get a free item. Also on Facebook
and iOS

New Thor: The Dark World video game announced for iOS and Android
- Written by Chris Yost
- Over 100 different missions

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (Windows, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Playstation Vita, Wii U, XBox 360, Xbox One action adventure game)

• Many characters were annoucned/made official in the game:Dr. Doom
- Jean Grey
- Elektra
- Agent Coulson (voiced by Clark Gregg)
- Silver Samurai
- The Punisher
- Magneto
- Beast
- Gambit
- Storm
- Green Goblin
- Iron Patriot (pre-order exclusive)
- Juggernaut
- Squirrel Girl (and squirrels)
- The Thing
- Vulture
- Invisible Woman
- Howard the Duck
- Deadpool
- Stan Lee

• A Q&A portion was also conducted:
- Will there be another Marvel fighting game? No plans, but hopes there will be
- Fan asked if Doctor Strange would be a playable character in LEGO Marvel Super Heroes and got a wink.

Stan Lee in the flesh and as a LEGO

 


 





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