COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES ARE BECOMING THE PREMIERE SUPERHERO MULTIMEDIA EXTENSION

Growing up, I was starved for media based on things that I loved, so much so that I found shows like Mortal Kombat: Conquest on TBS appointment viewing each week. I knew it wasn’t great, and it barely had anything to do with Mortal Kombat, but when there wasn’t really any alternative, you settled for…

D23: MARVEL’S MIDNIGHT SUNS WILL CHASE AWAY THE SNOW WHILE BLACK PANTHER AND CAPTAIN AMERICA SKYDANCE INTO UNCHARTED TERRITORY

Disney’s D23 event is underway, and as promised, they held a short live-stream to show off some upcoming games based on their slate of properties, including Marvel. While rumors were floating around leading up to the event about EA unveiling both a Black Panther AND Iron Man game, or perhaps Insomniac showing up with Spider-Man…

PREP YOUR SNOW GEAR: THE WINTER SOLDIER IS COMING TO MARVEL’S AVENGERS

Just a few months ago, the future of Marvel’s Avengers came into question after Square Enix, the game’s publisher, sold the studios responsible for its development, Crystal Dynamics and Eidos-Montréal, to the Embracer Group. With new owners and the inevitability of having to relicense the mega-popular intellectual property, there was a cloud uncertainty hovering over…

TOP 5: REASONS YOU SHOULD CONSIDER PICKING UP THE AVENGERS IN VIDEO GAMES

The release of The Avengers in Video Games: A Guide to Solo Adventures and Mighty Marvel Team-Ups, with Creator Interviews is finally upon us. Written throughout 2019, it’s a piece of work I’m very proud of and I’m happy I finally get to share it with the public. Covering the games starring Iron Man, Hulk,…

SHREDDER’S REVENGE IS A WAKE UP CALL TO THE VALUE OF RETRO LICENSED GAMES

Last week, to the delight of many, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, produced in partnership between Dotemu and Tribute games, was announced. A game that no one saw coming at all, Shredder’s Revenge is a love letter to the beloved TMNT titles produced by Konami – and the 2007 TMNT game for the Game…