Spider-Man Series News


Coins 2 Continue E9S2 | Best Superhero Games Ever

By Charles Singletary, May 04, 2018 8:35am PDT

There's sadly a lack of quality recent superhero game releases, so we take the time to discuss some of the best ever.


Insomniac Offers More Details on Spider-Man's Playable Mary Jane

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 18, 2018 12:40pm PDT

Originally teased in December, a Game Informer feature goes into more details on Spider-Man's playable Mary Jane Watson.


Shack's Arcade Corner: Spider-Man: The Video Game

By Greg Burke, Feb 21, 2018 4:45pm PST

Arcade Corner! Arcade Corner! Does whatever Arcade Corner does!


"lol @ that henchman death sound. Thanks Greg, now I'm going to have that awful sound in my head ..."

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Most Anticipated 2018: Ozzie's Picks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 02, 2018 12:00pm PST

Welcome to 2018! To kick off the new year, the Shacknews staff weighs in on the games they're looking forward to the most. First up: Senior Editor Ozzie Mejia.


"Guacamelee 2? Sign me up. Day one. The first was one of my favorite games of the last few years. ..."

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Spider-Man Paris Games Week Trailer Gets 'Negative'

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 30, 2017 9:35am PDT

The newest trailer for Spider-Man on PlayStation 4 is heavy on villains, including Mr. Negative, Wilson Fisk, and Mayor (!) Norman Osborn.


"This game looks very very good. I hope they don't screw it up."

- Gwyndion see all 2 comments

Gamora, Haggar, And More Confirmed For Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite

By Charles Singletary, Jul 24, 2017 11:45am PDT

That previously rumored MvC: Infinite roster is looking a little shaky now.


"See? Nobody cares. Way to go not having X-men in the game that started it all. "

- k1ld0r see all 2 comments

E3 2017: Breaking down the Spider-Man demo from the PlayStation E3 Press Conference

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 13, 2017 11:00am PDT

There was a lot to soak in from the PlayStation E3 Press Conference's gameplay demo of Insomniac Games' Spider-Man. Shacknews breaks down five key points from the eight-minute video.


E3 2017: Our Live Reaction to Spider-Man and Other Games from Sony's E3 Conference

By David Craddock, Jun 13, 2017 12:59am PDT

Spider-Man gameplay footage, a rough-and-tumble God of War, and more.


Top 10 Spider-Man Games

By Greg Burke, Apr 07, 2017 4:30pm PDT

Spider-Greg, Spider-Greg, Does Whatever a Spider-Greg Does. Can he swing from a web? No he can't. He's a Greg, but he's here to count down the Top 10 Spider-Man Games!


"It's actually a little depressing that no Spider-Man game has nailed webslinging as well as ..."

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New Marvel Games Will Not Need to Be Tied to the Cinematic Universe

By John Keefer, Mar 01, 2017 7:30am PST

This could help stem the tide of commercial and critical duds from the video game industry.


"Yup, it makes sure Marvel Cinema's hands aren't tied by whatever crazy story gets dreamed up by ..."

- one random winner see all 4 comments

God of War and Spider-Man for PS4 will miss this year's PlayStation Experience

By David Craddock, Nov 30, 2016 12:35pm PST

You'll have to wait until next year to learn more about Insomniac's friendly neighborhood web slinger.


"No, but I will this time. They didn't actually get in as far as I know. Tech support said they ..."

- Boxelder see all 5 comments

'Untitled Spider-Man PS4 Project' currently being developed by Sony

By Daniel Perez, Apr 21, 2016 11:00am PDT

Will the upcoming Spider-Man game be a PS4 exclusive?


"What has Sucker Punch been up to? This would be a good match for them."

- Frank_Mackey see all 3 comments

Doing Justice: Superhero games that got it right

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2014 2:45pm PDT

We salute games that understand their heroes


"I won't deny it's improved, but releasing a new name like they have is only to manipulate review ..."

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Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer borrows more villains

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2014 12:00pm PDT

A new trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 shows off a few villains aside from the ones we know are appearing in the film.


Amazing Spider-Man 2 mobile game announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2014 3:00pm PDT

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is getting a mobile game adaptation too, Gameloft has announced. It will take place in a free-roaming Manhattan like the first mobile game, and is set to hit sometime in April.