An action-adventure video game, Spider-Man is developed and published by Insomniac Games and Sony Interactive Entertainment. Spider-Man is based on the Marvel superhero Comics Spider-Man. The game is supposed to be the first licensed game by Insomniac.
As per the statement, the game is not relatable to a film or comic book rather will portray a new story about Spider-Man. Although the game will cover both the aspects of Spider-Man and Peter Parker, unlike other video games, Spider-Man by Insomniac will have experienced Spider-Man. Get to know more about the upcoming Spider-Man by Insomniac including the game’s release date, gameplay, trailer, available consoles, plot and much more in here.
Spider-Man Release Date
As per the Marvel’s Vice President, Ryan Penagos, Spider-Man would be released by 2017. However, the release date is adjourned to 2018. The release date was confirmed by the developers at the end of E3 2017 trailer.
One of the most awaited games of 2018, Spider-Man first trailer was announced during Sony’s E3 2016 conference. It was then Spider-Man developer Insomniac’s Ratchet & Clank, Sunset Overdrive and Resistance was revealed. In the trailer, lots of glimpses were projected including Spider-Man using objects around him to thrash the enemies. Spider – Man’s natural ability to dodge enemy’s attacks, swing and navigate throughout the buildings can be seen in the trailer. Likewise, the trailer also shows the impressively crafted New York City with clearly defined shadows and little pop – in from far-flung buildings around the skyline.
Spider-Man Available Consoles
It might come as a surprise, but since the game is being developed in partnership with Sony, it will come merely on PlayStation 4. Although the prospective console’s availability of the game is not stated till date, it is probable that the game will be available on other consoles. As of now, PS4 owners are to wait till the game’s release to lay the hands-on brand new Spider-Man.
Spider – Man Gameplay
An action-adventure video game, Spider – Man is set in an open world in New York City. The game is played from a 3rd person perspective. As a player, you can use various Spider – Man’s abilities in the game. These include wall crawling, web-slinging and many more new elements. As per the statement issued, the game will also feature stealth, environmental combat, and quick time events. Likewise, players will also get to play Peter Parker in parts of the game while Mary Jane Watson will be playable in key parts of the game.
Spider – Man Plot
James Stevenson, director of Spider-Man community said in an interview with PlayStation Trophies that the Miles Morales ( a main villain) will have a grand role than the cameo showed at the end of the Sony’s presentation at the E3 2017 gameplay demo. Other details also have emerged from the interview such as Peter Parker is 23 years old and has been saving New York City for 10 years. The Green Goblin (Norman Osborn) is running for the NYC Mayor while antagonist Martin Li is the Peter Parker aunt May’s workplace boss.
Is Spider – Man game about the Origins?
Insomniac, the developer of the game has stated that they are working with Marvel to come with the original story for the game. This means the game isn’t about restating how Spider-Man grabbed his powers. Moreover, Spidey fans won’t have to see Uncle Ben die again in the upcoming Spider-Man.
Spider – Man and The Marvel Universe
If you have watched the recently released Spider – Man: Homecoming, then you can be assured that the movie wouldn’t come any closer to the upcoming Spider – Man. Although till date no announcement has been made about the connection of the game with the Marvel Universe, it’s doubtful that the game will see the appearance of any Avengers.