This week’s massive next-gen replace for Marvel’s Avengers had lots to share about the way forward for the sport, however it would not appear to be Spider-Man shall be factoring into these plans till after Summer time.
The current content roadmap that developer Crystal Dynamics launched this week options Black Panther as the following playable character within the upcoming summer season enlargement, however Spider-Man will not arrive earlier than the Battle for Wakanda content material is made accessible to gamers in Summer time. Lacking from the roadmap totally, Spider-Man’s absence had followers speculating on the whereabouts of the fan-favorite character.
“I can inform you that, formally, formally, persons are engaged on him proper now,” studio head Scot Amos stated to IGN. “So it’s nonetheless on our roadmap for the long run. However there are folks engaged on [him] and we nonetheless totally anticipate Spider-Man to return to PlayStation.”
Initially introduced as a PlayStation unique in August 2020 and scheduled to make his debut within the sport in early 2021, Spider-Man’s launch seemed unlikely after the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S upgrades have been postponed together with the discharge of each Hawkeyes.
The upcoming roadmap that was proven off throughout writer Sq. Enix’s showcase this week nonetheless did embody loads of new gameplay choices, beauty updates, in-game occasions, and large story-driven content material as a part of a renewed push to develop Marvel’s Avengers. The arrival of Hawkeye and Operation Future Imperfect is simply the beginning of Crystal Dynamics’ plan to additional construct on the sport which was launched to a lukewarm reception last year.
You may learn all about these plans in our interview with studio head Scott Amos and executive producer Morgan Gray, as they element what gamers can anticipate within the months to return.