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Iron Man Game: EA Reportedly Developing Single-Player Title Based on Marvel Superhero

Iron Man single-player online game is within the works, rumours recommend. Electronic Arts is presently working on a number of single-player entries, considered one of which is reportedly primarily based on the armoured superhero from Marvel. During a Game Mess stream, journalist Jeff Grubb acknowledged that the writer is “making another Marvel game,” along with the hotly-anticipated Mass Effect recreation and a single-player shooter. The information comes only a week after a Black Panther title was reported to be in growth at EA.

While Grubb by no means talked about what Marvel character the upcoming EA title was primarily based on, XFire reporter Tom Henderson claims that it’s Iron Man. “I’ve heard a few rumours that it’s Iron Man, but I never had anything concrete to fully report on,” he stated on Twitter, closely stressing to place his report below the “rumour” class. As a infamous leaker, Henderson has constructed up fairly the repute, even leaking FIFA 23’s cross-play and ladies’s league options earlier this yr.

Currently, there isn’t a phrase on the plot particulars or mechanics. However, bearing in mind the newest video games out there, an open-world system could possibly be anticipated, given Iron Man’s skill to fly throughout huge landscapes utilizing his boosters. The Black Panther recreation, on the opposite hand, can also be reported to be an open-world entry, developed by a brand new studio primarily based in Seattle. Project Rainier, as referred to internally, is headed by former Monolith VP Kevin Stephens, who beforehand labored on the Middle Earth titles, Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of War.

The Black Panther recreation is presently stated to be in early growth, with the premise set after Black Panther’s dying firstly of the sport. Players will likely be tasked with finishing a set of challenges or trials, in hopes of changing into the brand new Wakandan ruler. This may very properly be an origin story, as we play via T’Challa’s life as he avenges his father’s dying by the hands of Ulysses Klaw, the Vibranium-obsessed villain (performed by Andy Serkis within the first Black Panther film).

If issues go as deliberate, this may mark the third online game look for Iron Man, following 2020’s Iron Man VR and Marvel’s Avengers video games. The co-op title was revealed by Square Enix — lengthy earlier than promoting out for NFTs — and acquired a blended reception upon launch, because of the efficiency points and bland gameplay.

EA’s Iron Man recreation, whereas nonetheless unconfirmed, is more likely to launch on all main platforms — PS5, Xbox Series S/X, and Windows PC.