‘What about the Avengers of the Insomniac Universe’: Marvel revealing its video game universe won’t be shared as MCU has fans in a frenzy

The superhero genre has taken the world by storm over the past decade. Major franchises like Marvel and DC are major names in the same. Not just TV and movies, they even rule the world of video games.

Marvel’s Spiderman was released in 2018 by Insomniac Games.

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Some of the most popular include Batman: Arkham City and Arkham Asylum, Marvel’s Spider-Man, Injustice Series, and much more. As superhero movies have continued to increase in number and popularity, fan demand to see more has also increased.

Insomniac games and Spider Man

Originally released in 2018 on Play Station 4, Marvel’s Spiderman follows the story of Spider-Man and New York City as it is inundated with super villains bent on destroying the web crawler city. The game was well received by fans and critics alike, culminating in a remaster in 2022.

Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales is set to release on Microsoft Windows in fall 2022.

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The game’s popularity led the company to release a spin-off game called Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales and announcing the sequel to the first game. Due to their excellent track record, some fans have requested to see members of the Avengers join the universe and make it bigger.

Avengers of the Insomniac universe?

As the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to grow and become more popular, many fans are wondering why we don’t have a AAA video game based on every character. Considering the popularity of the Avengers and other MCU characters, it would easily sell a lot of copies.

Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War
Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War came out in 2018.

The Vice President and Creative Director of Marvel Games also weighed in on the matter and noted that such a move would hurt the characters and the overall goals of the company. Speaking to GamesIndustry.biz, he said:

“We have all these different realities. Now they’re all real, and we want to give everyone the freedom to tell their story. We don’t mean “you can’t blow up the moon, because this game here by another studio needs the moon”. We want to give everyone the freedom and the free way to tell their story.

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Many fans agreed with his point of view as Iinsomnia games works best with fewer characters. In Marvel’s Spidermanwe only saw Peter Parker and other characters from his rogue gallery, but this allowed the developers to flesh out the story and improve the gameplay experience.

Some also pointed to fatigue with the MCU, as the studio churned out content like there was no tomorrow, with Phase 4 being even tougher.

Source: GamesIndustry.biz

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