It’s time to get SNIKT-y as Marvel unveils an incredibly effective teaser for a new video game featuring everyone’s favorite member of the X-Men, Wolverine. Marvel’s Wolverine is currently in development, with the game coming from the much-celebrated Insomniac Games. Created in collaboration with Marvel Games and PlayStation, the game will be released exclusively for PlayStation 5. You can check out the short but exciting teaser trailer below…
While the video game footage doesn’t show too much, it’s more than enough to get us excited about the prospect of mastering Logan and unleashing his unrelenting fists of rage. The teaser throws us into what looks like the end of a big brawl in the pub, giving only a small glimpse of what’s to come, when a foolish patron decides to take one more look at our hero and threaten him with a knife . Of course Wolverine has some knives of her own to play with…
Following the recent PlayStation Showcase, Sony said the game would be “an emotional and exciting journey” through the world of Wolverine. The hugely popular adamantium-clawed mutant will lead the standalone game, which is directed by Brian Horton (Creative Director) and Cameron Christian (Game Director), who recently impressed Marvel and video game fans everywhere with Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles. morals .
“When we were working on Marvel’s Spider-Man, there were times when all of us – Insomniac, Sony Interactive Entertainment and Marvel – would brainstorm together about the future beyond the web pendulum,” said Insomniac’s head of franchise strategy and studio relations Ryan Schneider in a PlayStation Blog. -message. “And even in those early discussions, Wolverine kept coming up as the character we’d be really happy to work on together. Fast forward a few years and we’re suddenly in front of Sony Interactive Entertainment and Marvel formally pitching a PlayStation 5.” game starring the adamantium-clawed Mutant. Since you’ve just seen the announcement teaser, we can confirm that the field seemed to be going pretty well.”
He added: “In the spirit of our Spider-Man games, our goal here is not only to respect the DNA of what makes the character so popular, but also to look for opportunities to make it feel fresh and real.” reflect the Insomniac spirit. Even though Marvel’s Wolverine is still very early in development, based on what I’ve seen from the emotional story and advanced gameplay, the team is already creating something very special.”
Wolverine, of course, has been featured in video games before, most recently in 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine, a hack and slash action-adventure game loosely based on the movie of the same name. However, under the creative guidance of acclaimed Insomniac Games, video game fans can expect something very special.
Except for Wolverine, miracle and Insomniac Games have also announced a return of the friendly webslinger in the neighborhood in Marvel’s Spider Man 2. In fact, those really should be web slingshots, as the game will bring back voice actors Yuri Lowenthal and Nadji Jeter as Peter Parker and Miles Morales, as well as introduce a slew of infamous villains, including venom, who will be voiced by Tony Todd in a perfect casting decision. This comes to us courtesy of Marvel.