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Square Enix Announces New Avengers Game

January 26, 2017 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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Marvel Entertainment, Square Enix, Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal have announced a new game featuring The Avengers. The game will feature a “completely original story” and introduce a universe “gamers can play in for years to come.” More details on this and other games debut in 2018. This is part of a new multi-year, multi-game deal between Marvel and Square Enix.

Marvel Entertainment Senior Vice President of Games & Innovation Jay Ong said: “By partnering with Crystal Dynamics and Eidos-Montréal, we are now working with two of the industry’s most talented and respected game development studios to bring Marvel stories to life in ways our fans have never experienced. The Avengers project is a perfect example of how Marvel is making games a key part of the landscape for Marvel storytelling, alongside comics, television and film. We can only do this by matching our greatest Super Heroes with the world’s top developers, such as the creative minds at Square Enix.

Square Enix Americas and Europe CEO Phil Rogers said: “Marvel’s diverse, innovative universe has created millions of longtime fans, including all of us. It’s exciting to bring together Square Enix’s award-winning development studios with Marvel’s extraordinary storytellers to establish a new entertainment powerhouse. This collaboration of passion and talent will craft epic, imaginative experiences allowing gamers to live out their Super Hero dreams like never before.