LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers launches tomorrow, January 26, 2016, for PlayStation®4, PlayStation®3, PlayStation®Vita, Xbox One®, Xbox 360®, Wii™U, Nintendo 3DS™ and Windows PC. Today, we have exclusive interviews with Marvel Games Creative Director Bill Rosemann, Marvel Games Executive Producer Mike Jones and TT Games Game Director Arthur Parsons.
LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers is the first console videogame to feature characters and storylines from Marvel’s The Avengers, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger, Marvel’s Captain America: Winter Soldier, Iron Man 3, and DLC from Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War and Marvel’s Ant-Man.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment had previously announced that LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers will offer upcoming DLC packs based on the Marvel Studios films Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War and Marvel’s Ant-Man, available as a FREE download exclusively for PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 players for a limited time.
The addition of these packs further bolster the blockbuster content in LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers, which will now feature storylines and characters from eight films within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as classic Avengers content from Marvel Comics. Each pack will include the following content:
Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War Character Pack: Heroes once united now find themselves divided! This pack features nine playable characters starring in the action-packed theatrical blockbuster and will be available at launch.
Iron Man (MK 46)
Marvel’s Ant-Man Character & Level Pack: Utilizing the ability to shrink in size but increase in strength, Ant-Man stars alongside nine other memorable characters and a level pack from the theatrical blockbuster and will be available this spring.
Ant-Man (Scott Lang)
Hope Van Dyne
Ant-Man (Hank Pym)
The Wasp (Janet Van Dyne)
Ant-Thony (Flying Ant)
LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers also introduces players to the expansive streets of open world New York City, as well as additional HUB environments from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to freely roam and explore. LEGO Marvel Manhattan is bigger and better than ever before with brand new characters and gameplay mechanics to utilize while adventuring through the sprawling concrete jungle. Hyper jump off skyscrapers with Hulk, use Quicksilver to speed run over water or even play as giant characters like the menacing Fin Fang Foom who can grow to the size of buildings.
The 8 open world and free roam locations include:
New York City
S.H.I.E.L.D. Base Exterior
The LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers digital Deluxe Edition, which includes the main game and Season Pass featuring additional levels, characters and vehicles, is available NOW for pre-order on PlayStation 4 ($69.99) and PlayStation 3 ($59.99), and it’s available tomorrow on all platforms.