Leading social and mobile game publisher Gameloft has recently collaborated with Marvel in order to develop a new smartphone and table game based on Marvel’s upcoming movie, Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Serving as the official game tie-in to the super hero film.
“Marvel has been a longtime partner of ours, and we are once again happy to transform one of their blockbuster films into an immersive action game,” said Karine Kaiser, VP Marketing & Licensing at Gameloft. “Players can expect a truly involved Captain America experience, with many characters from both the movie and the comics.”
Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Game will put players in the role of Captain America as he leads an elite team of S.H.I.E.L.D. agents in pitched battle against famous Marvel villains. The game will feature the ability to join clans in multiplayer mode, and the chance to compete for a higher position in leagues. The game will feature a different story inspired by the film, serving as a great narrative companion to the movie.
“We are happy to expand around the Captain America: The Winter Soldier film with this game, which truly complements the global experience we are aiming to offer,” said Javon Frazier, Vice President, Games Marketing at Marvel Entertainment.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier is scheduled for release on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android in late March. The upcoming film is coming to theatres on March 26th in certain Europe countries and on April 4th in the United States.