The Avengers Game Won’t be Coming to the PS3
Well an Avengers game is definitely in development, but it won’t be coming to the PS3. It will be a Xbox 360 Kinect, and a Wii U exclusive.
Read the press release after the jump for all the info.
SAN FRANCISCO â€” May 10, 2012 â€” Today, UbisoftÂ® announced a deal with Marvel Entertainment, LLC to develop a video game based on the popular Avengers characters and other heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe.
Developed by Ubisoft Quebec, Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earthâ€™s interactive environments are inspired by iconic Marvel comic artwork and the Secret Invasion storyline. This game will be released this fall for the Xbox 360Â® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft with Kinectâ„¢ for Xbox360 and Nintendoâ€™s Wiiâ„¢ Uâ„¢ system.
â€œWe are excited to team up with Marvel Entertainment to bring some of the most iconic comic book characters from the Marvel line-up to life in motion-gaming,â€ said Tony Key, US senior vice president of sales and marketing at Ubisoft. â€œFans of the Marvel universe and superhero games are going to love the extensive combinations of characters, motion-controlled moves and competitive gameplay.â€
â€œFor the last few years, Marvel has positioned itself to deliver the absolute best in entertainment, be it in film, animation, comics or games,â€ said Andreea Enache-Thune, senior vice president of games and digital distribution at Marvel. â€œPartnering with Ubisoft is a big part of that ongoing movement. We are confident that Ubisoftâ€™s talent matches Marvelâ€™s own commitment to making the Avengers: Battle for Earth the best in the motion-controlled gaming category.â€
Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth features 20 different characters, including Avengers such as Iron Man, Hulk, Captain America and Thor, as well as other fan-favorite Super Heroes and Super Villains from the Marvel Universe.
For more information on Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth, please visit: www.AvengersBattleForEarth.com