There partnership between Square Enix and Marvel it may not be limited to Marvel’s Avengers, released last September. In fact, a new video game dedicated to another famous group of heroes of the House of Ideas seems to be on the horizon.
Marvel’s Avengers, made by Crystal Dynamics, was a heavy flop. The game, which created a nice $ 63 million red mark on Square Enix’s financial reports for last year, but mitigated by the huge success of Final Fantasy VII Remake around the world, had a lot of problems. From a troubled launch with empty servers after a few weeks and a worrying content shortage for months on end, Marvel’s Avengers he struggled and continues to struggle even today in the eyes of the playersalthough the developers have several big surprises planned for the next period – we remember the arrival of Black Panther and the new area in Wakanda.
Despite the debacle of Iron Man & co., However, the agreement between the Japanese company and Marvel is continuing.
The well-known journalist Jeff Grubb is convinced of this, who in a recent live streaming on his YouTube channel talked about the leaks relating to theE3 2021 without failing to disclose some information in its possession, regarding games not yet announced.
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Among them, Grubb’s statement about a brand new Marvel game in development at one of Square Enix’s studios, which would be dedicated to none other than Guardians of the Galaxy.
The group of intergalactic heroes and mercenaries led by Peter Quill, aka Star-Lord, became world famous thanks to the 2014 film directed by James Gunn, which revived the popularity of the characters. Since then, the Guardians of the Galaxy have become one of the most central brands in the strategy of the House of Ideas and Disney, so much so that they have given life to a series of films, to the appearance of the group in the colossals Avengers: Infinity War And Avengers: Endgameand the creation of an entire attraction dedicated to them at Disney World.
Grubb, who first revealed the existence of this video game, says he doesn’t know the details – not even the studio that would be working on it is mentioned, although we know that recently Crystal Dynamics, authors of Marvel’s Avengers, have opened. a new study – but what hopes that Square Enix will announce it already at the upcoming E3 2021 to check the level of expectation of the public.
At the moment there is no official confirmation of Grubb’s claims, a source however considered decidedly authoritative.
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