Recently Hollywood is dominated by superhero movies. Whether it’s from the Marvel cinematic universe, Sony pictures, DC extended universe and many more. The superhero craze has swept the world. Now its time for the video game industry to get on the bandwagon. As we head into a new year of optimistic uncertainty, Never before have we so desperately needed superheroes to look up to and video games to play while we’re stuck in the house. So, we have put together the most comprehensive guide to upcoming games starring our favorite superheroes. From confirmed titles to rampant speculation on rumors and everything in between. Between Spiderman: Miles Morales, iron man VR, and the massive marvel fortnight crossover, Marvel’s Avengers black panther DLC and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy 2020 and 2021 were a cracking year for marvel games. With title after title being released to rave reviews. Although we didn’t get any games from DC we are still optimistic for the future.
This is our list of every upcoming marvel and dc games you can look forward to playing in 2022 and beyond.
Developed by Montreal studios, who previously created the Batman Arkham Origins. Gotham Knight is an open-world, action RPG set in the most dynamic and interactive Gotham City yet according to the developers. In the story of the game Batman is dead and you play as the Bat-family aka Batgirl, Robin, NightWing, and Red Hood, who are in Gotham city to pick up where batman left. Each of the main characters have unique skills and abilities. You can choose any character from these four. We have the court of owls as the main antagonist, but it looks like we will have other villains from batman’s rouge gallery and a lot of side quests. It is set to be both single-player and online multi-player.
Suicide Squad Kills The Justice League
From Rocksteady studios, the company behind the Batman Arkham series is finally releasing their new game in which you play as the Suicide Squad. Suicide Squad is a band of supervillains. The playable supervillains in the game are Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Deadshot and King shark. Each character has unique skills and abilities such as king shark’s extreme strength, Deadshot’s guns and captain boomerangs teleporting. The plot of the game is in the title. Basically, the supervillain Brainiac is invading the Earth and seems to have mind-controlled the Justice League members so it’s up to the Suicide Squad to take them down.
Marvel’s Midnight Sons
Developed by Firaxis Games, Marvel’s Midnight Sons is a strategy RPG that blends turn-based gameplay with abilities that are executed through a randomized deck of cards. Its story involves a team of heroes coming together to stop the magical threat of Lilith, who has been resurrected by Hydra. The game is going to feature 13 different Marvel heroes including Captain America, IronMan, Wolverine, Doctor Strange, Captain Marvel and Blade just to name a few
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2
From Insomniac studios comes the sequel of the best Spider-Man game ever created. The game will feature both Peter parker and Miles Morales’s Spider-man as playable characters. Since it’s a one-player game we will be able to play as one of them at one time. The basic plot of the game seems to be that Venom is going to come to town and chaos ensues. We got a glimpse of its gameplay at the PlayStation showcase 2021. This game is expected to come out in 2023 as PlayStation 5 exclusive.
Marvel’s The Wolverine
Another game by Insomniac The Wolverine is set to be another PlayStation 5 exclusive. Since it made by the same studio behind Marvel’s Spider-Man we actually think that this Wolverine game is going to be worth the wait as they seem to be able to superheroes rather well but we have to wait and see. Sadly, there is no release date on this yet but it’s not likely to be before 2023, and quite likely it will come out later
From the developers behind the highly successful game Shadow of Mordor, Wonder Woman was announced at The Game Awards 2021. Not much is known about the game besides a small teaser. Will this game use the nemesis system that made the Shadow of Mordor such a hit among fans is yet to be known along with its release date