COMIC GAMERS ASSEMBLE 2018 AND BEYOND PREVIEW

2017 was a MASSIVE year for comic book video games from sheer volume alone with long gestating titles like Battle Chasers: Nightwar finally coming out, the release of two major AAA fighting games and surprises like a remaster of Rogue Trooper and a collection of NES Disney games that included the likes of DuckTales and it’s pricey sequel, DuckTales 2. So far the…

A CHRISTMAS TIME FUN LOOK AT TOYS BASED ON COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES

In previous years around the holiday season I’ve looked at comic book games with a Christmas twist such as Batman: Arkham Origins, the many games inspired by Tim Burton’s Batman Returns, and Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron. While growing up, video games were of my most coveted Christmas gifts as it was only really around that time of year when I…

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 SEASON PASS CONTENT ARRIVES TOMORROW IN LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES 2

The first piece of DLC content for those who purchased either the deluxe version or season pass for Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 arrives tomorrow on PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC. Announced via the Marvel Minute show on the Marvel Entertainment YouTube channel, the inaugural expansion for Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 will be themed after last summer’s Guardians of the…

OVERKILL’S THE WALKING DEAD GETS RELEASE WINDOW AND AN INTRODUCTION VIDEO FOR ONE OF ITS CHARACTERS

Announced back in 2014 and getting continuously delayed since then, it’s easy to forget that Payday developer Starbreeze is lending its talents to a new co-operative game based in the universe of The Walking Dead. Via a new cinematic trailer devoid of any gameplay footage that introduces one of the playable characters, Aidan, it looks like we can finally expect…

AND THE MARVEL WRITERS CONTRIBUTING TO MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN ARE…

Sony’s currently ongoing PlayStation Experience event didn’t come with any new trailer, gameplay footage, or a release date for next year’s highly anticipated Marvel’s Spider-Man from Insomniac, but we did learn more about the writing team behind the title. Assisting Insomniac’s lead writer Jon Paquette are the writing team of Dan Slott and Christos Gage. Slott has been…