If you’re a huge fan of comics and all things Marvel, you’ll be pleased to hear that Gazillion Entertainment have made a press release about their new free-to-play MMO Marvel Heroes.
The story is written by Brian Michael Bendis, the guy who penned the amazing House of M arc, that completely changed the Marvel universe,
David Brevik, President of Gazillion and creator of Diablo and Diablo II, is going to reveal the eagerly anticipated free-to-play action-packed MMO to the press (Sadly GamEvoultion could not attend). The media will be given its first opportunity to experience Marvel Heroes, as they play iconic Marvel characters and battle through the war-torn streets of Mutant Town and Fort Stryker to defeat Magneto. Along the way, players will also get a taste of Marvel Heroes’ extensive loot and costume options.
“We are incredibly excited to unveil Marvel Heroes to the European media for the first time during gamescom 2012,” said Brevik “The game really is the perfect blend of action-RPG gameplay, the persistence and multiplayer features of an MMO, and the incredible legacy of the Marvel Universe.”
“We are excited to partner with Gazillion to bring the first Marvel core MMO to the market,” said Rob Steffens, EVP Operations & Planning of Marvel Entertainment. “With Marvel Heroes we are delivering great storytelling, intense action, and robust gameplay features in a free-to-play MMO for core gamers and Marvel fans alike. “
Set in the iconic Marvel Universe, Marvel Heroes combines the core game-play style of MMOs with the expansive library of heroes from the Marvel Universe. In the game, players collect and play as their favorite Marvel Super Heroes, including Iron Man, Thor, Wolverine, Hulk, Spider-Man, Captain America and many others. Team up with friends and try to stop Doctor Doom from devastating the world with the power of the Cosmic Cube.