Written by Zechs
and Frank Miller
on Wednesday, January 01 2014 and posted in News with Benefits
Several Marvel video games from the company including this past year's Deadpool have been pulled from downloadable libraries on PSN, X-Box Live, and Steam.
Source: [Update] Deadpool And Other Marvel Games Disappear From Steam, Xbox Live, And PSN
With the start of the new year comes this bit of news. Activision has pulled every single Marvel video game they own off downloadable sites. These games include Deadpool: The Video Game, Wolverine: Origins (a VERY under-rated game based on the lackluster movie), Spider-Man: Friend or Foe?, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, Spider-Man: Web of Shadows, Spider-Man: Edge of Time, X-Men: Destiny, and X-Men: The Official Game.
Game Informer broke the news and went right to the source with Activision itself on what Marvel games were pulled. Though they didn't confirm it, though it's very possible Activision has lost or dropped the license for Marvel games and won't be renewing it.
Consider this a fair warning. If you value playing any of these games, it's probably best to nab them now before they jump in price. Dare I bring up the price of what a Marvel vs. Capcom game costs now with the later breaking away from Marvel too or EA's Lord of the Rings games?
Support our sponsors:
We get it. You don't feel like signing up for an Outhouse account, even though it's FREE and EASY! That's okay. You can comment with your Facebook account below and we'll take care of adding it to the stream above. But you really should consider getting a full Outhouse account, which will allow you to quote posts, choose an avatar and sig, and comment on our forums too. If that sounds good to you, sign up for an Outhouse account by clicking here.
Note: while you are welcome to speak your mind freely on any topic, we do ask that you keep discussion civil between each other. Nasty personal attacks against other commenters is strongly discouraged. Thanks!
About the Author - Zechs
Zechs is the lord and master of The Toy Shed, Character Spotlight, and Cartoon Reviews. He's also an aspiring comic book writer trying to get some of his works published on the Outhouse. If there's any greater quality to Zechs, it's that he's an avid fan of comic book characters and would defend them to the bitter end against the companies that use them wrongly. Zechs walks the lonely path in Chicagoland area.
More articles from Zechs