Marvel News


Marvel Run Jump Smash! announced, coming to mobile this year

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 12, 2013 12:15pm PDT

In Marvel Run Jump Smash!, players will chase Loki through the streets of New York--just like in the movie! In an endless runner!


"Wow. Disney is not messing around with monetizing their ip more and more. To the point that ..."

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X-Men: Battle of the Atom card-battler coming to mobile this fall

By Steve Watts, Jul 24, 2013 1:00pm PDT

GREE has announced X-Men: Battle of the Atom, a mobile card-battling game that ties into the upcoming comic storyline. It's due this fall for iOS and Android devices.


"Mohawk Storm and bearded Magneto are the dealbreaker here for me. Want them so bad."

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The Human Torch blazing onto Marvel Heroes

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 22, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Flame on! Saturday's Marvel Video Games Comic-Con panel revealed that The Human Torch would soon be coming to Marvel Heroes, with new heroes and costumes not far behind.


"Why? It already costs like over $200 to own all the current ones. "

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Thor: The Dark World iOS game coming from Gameloft

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 22, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Marvel released the first trailer for Thor: The Dark World, a free-to-play iOS hack-and-slash that's unrelated to the upcoming film of the same name.


"So, what I'm seeing is that the Protoss are actually future Asgardians."

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Field Report: Marvel Heroes

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2013 9:30am PDT

Marvel Heroes is a free-to-play MMO, faithful to its source material and filled with fan service, with some flaws that prevent it from feeling completely superheroic.


"My buddy picked up cyclops from pyro last night as we were playing."

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Marvel Heroes preview: balancing gods

By Steve Watts, Mar 29, 2013 12:00pm PDT

We get hands on with Marvel Heroes, and talk with Gazillion's Stephen Reid about balancing the game and selecting the Marvel roster.


"For those wanting to get in on the closed beta, if you buy in on the Premium or Ultimate ..."

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Marvel Heroes releasing June 4, early access May 28

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Today at its PAX East panel, Gazillion Entertainment announced that Marvel Heroes will release on June 4, with early access kicking off on May 28.


Former Microsoft exec claims Xbox created because Sony didn't want to 'be a friend'

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 06, 2013 5:00pm PST

Microsoft wasn't always interested in entering the console market. In fact, according to a former Microsoft exec, the company only entered the console market because Sony refused to work with them.


"lets state it more directly: Japanese are incredibly xenophobic (read: racist) when it comes to ..."

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Marvel Heroes opens 'Founders Program'

By Steve Watts, Jan 09, 2013 12:45pm PST

Marvel Heroes has opened its "Founders Program," offering three packs ranging from $20 to $200 that grant early access, extra costumes, in-game currency, and more.


"Isn't this the game made by David Brevik that is supposed to be the spiritual successor to Diablo 2?"

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Marvel Heroes: re-interpreting Marvel's stories

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 25, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Though it's a long way from completion, there has been recent buzz surrounding Marvel Heroes, the upcoming free-to-play MMORPG based on the Marvel Universe. Beta invites have started rolling out and developer Gazillion Entertainment recently made an appearance at New York Co...


Marvel Heroes closed beta starting in October

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Gazillion Entertainment has opened beta sign-ups for Marvel Heroes, and the closed beta is set to start on October 1.


Marvel Avengers: Initiative preview

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 05, 2012 7:30am PDT

We take a look at the first chapter of Marvel Avengers: Initiative, an Infinity Blade-like episodic action-adventure for mobile devices, starring The Incredible Hulk.


Avengers: Battle for Earth preview: Doing Kinect right

By Kat Bailey, Aug 17, 2012 9:00am PDT

Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth is the sort of physical, easy-to-understand fighter that is perfect for young kids who are in the process of discovering how cool Wolverine really is, or players still wanting to continue their high from The Avengers movie.


"lol you must really like this game. I think, much like every other kinect game this will be a ..."

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Deadpool game announced, coming from Transformers dev

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 15, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Meta comic book star Deadpool will be starring in his own video game, Activision has announced at San Diego Comic-Con. High Moon Studios, developer of the most recent Transformers games, is working on the project.


"Mercenary Technology did the PC port of the last Transformers title, but they also did the ..."

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Marvel's Hit-Monkey may be High Moon's next game

By John Keefer, Jul 09, 2012 6:45am PDT

A teaser site was revealed (and since removed) for a Hit Monkey game, with developer High Moon Studios supposedly working with Marvel to bring the comic series to game form. An announcement is expected at Comic-Con later this week.