Digital Arts and Marvel will work collectively to create three video video games based mostly on the favored comedian ebook universe. The primary one — EA Motive’s Iron Man sport — has already been revealed.
“At Marvel, we try to search out best-in-class groups who can take our characters on heroic journeys in methods they haven’t earlier than, and collaborating with Digital Arts will assist us obtain that,” says Marvel Video games Government Vice President Jay Ong in a press release. “We pleasure ourselves on being enthusiastic, inventive collaborators with builders in order that they have the liberty to create one thing deeply distinctive and actually exceptional. The staff at Motive is getting began on that with their Iron Man online game and we are able to’t look forward to gamers to study extra within the far future.”
EA hasn’t supplied any extra details about the Iron Man sport aside from revealing that it’s a single-player expertise coming to PC and consoles, and has an unique story based mostly on the character’s historical past. EA didn’t say what the opposite two video video games it;s engaged on are, or what characters the studio could be utilizing for them.
This isn’t the primary time Digital Arts labored on a Disney-owned property like Marvel. EA labored with Lucasfilm to create video games like Star Wars: Battlefront and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Whereas EA not has the unique rights to supply Star Wars video games, the connection will proceed with Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, due out someday subsequent yr.
Digital Arts additionally isn’t the one studio engaged on Marvel video video games. Firaxis’ Marvel’s Midnight Suns is due out subsequent month. Additionally, Insomniac’s Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 is about to launch subsequent yr and the studio can be engaged on a Wolverine sport.