Marvel Studios is reportedly shifting its focus internally to bolster its gaming division. Apart from its Marvel Cinematic Universe in movie and tv, the corporate is outwardly effectively conscious that its gaming division isn’t reaching its full potential. According to a brand new report, with video games like EA’s Black Panther and Iron Man on the way in which along with Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, video video games will probably be an enormous precedence for Marvel Studios going ahead.
The report originates from Twitter leaker CanWeGetSomeToast, who claims that Marvel Studios is internally shifting its focus in direction of big-budget video video games. The leaker responded to a tweet that highlighted the assorted Marvel failures in gaming together with the cancellation of Marvel’s Avengers, the business disappointment of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and Marvel’s Midnight Suns which flopped on launch, amongst many different initiatives.
The leaker’s touch upon Marvel’s future plans for gaming reads:
“Marvel is PAINFULLY conscious of how their video video games division hasn’t been reaching its potential total. There have been whispers of an inner shift for Marvel to give attention to video games. The new EA Black Panther and Iron Man video games would be the begin of a push for one thing BIG.”
Dead Space remake developer EA Motive confirmed again in September final yr that it was growing a single-player Iron Man sport. EA apparently signed a deal to make three Marvel video games, beginning with Iron Man. The second one we all know of is Black Panther, which was introduced in July this yr. It’s being developed by new studio Cliffhanger Games, which is led by former Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of War boss Kevin Stephens.
Beyond that, Insomniac Games will launch Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 later this month which is doubtlessly set to be one of many greatest video games of the yr. Thereafter, Insomniac may even launch Marvel’s Wolverine.
If Marvel Studios plans to focus extra on its gaming division and unlock its full potential, we would see extra Marvel-related bulletins pop up from numerous studios within the coming months and years. As with all rumours and stories, take this with a pinch of salt.