Actually, it’s been out for a few days, but anyway… after what seemed like, and apparently was, months of public testing, Gazillion’s free-to-play MMO Marvel Heroes is now open to the unwashed masses (i.e. those who didn’t see fit to invest in a $200 ultimate founders pack).
In a surprising turn of events, it would appear that the rumour mill has spun true: Mortal Kombat’s undead ninja Scorpion will be joining the Injustice: Gods Among Us roster as the next DLC character.
While Iron Man 3 has seen an onslaught of toys, clothing and other assorted crap (though I do want a Lego Ben Kingsley) to coincide with Marvel’s big release, there’s the conspicuous absence of a video game adaptation. That is, until you realise that the customary major console release has been replaced by a Facebook update, a PC free-to-play and a tablet game.
Get ready for a bit of Batman on Batman action.
Those sly folks at Volition/Deep Silver have evidently noticed that the world is lacking in fun superhero sandbox games, and steered the next iteration of the Saint’s Row franchise in a more “comic book” direction.
Injustice: Gods Among Us is now but a month away, and NetherRealm Studios are furiously adding more DLC content, characters and preorder incentives to claim our cash. Sinestro, Doomsday and Lex Luthor (clad in exoskeleton armour) have recently been added to the game’s roster, but what excites me the most are the DLC packs that […]