Marvel's Midnight Suns looks to beryllium an outlier successful a satellite wherever superheroes typically inhabit third-person enactment games oregon open-world adventures. The latest crippled from developer Firaxis games is simply a tactical RPG that pulls from immoderate of the lesser-known corners of Marvel portion besides allowing players to measurement successful the shoes of a wholly archetypal quality successful The Hunter. But however volition players beryllium controlling immoderate of Earth's Mightiest Heroes?
Join Ben Reeves, Brian Shea, Alex Stadnik, and Alex Van Aken successful a podcast pullout from this week's Game Informer Show as our panelists sermon their hands-on clip with the game! We dive into a ton, including the recently announced paper strategy players volition usage to prevention the world.
According to our clip with the developers, Midnight Suns pulls from different paper games specified arsenic Slay The Spire for inspiration successful combat. Players volition get a preset, randomized platform of cards to gully from arsenic they enactment astir the battlefield and decision countless Hydra goons and iconic villains. The combat mechanics are caller to those who person travel to the Firaxis squad from their enactment connected XCOM, but there's plentifulness of strategy and nuance to the encounters that we item successful the video above.
We besides spell in-depth connected The Abbey, the game's hub. This mythical safehouse is wherever players volition get to interact with the likes of Iron Man, Dr. Strange, and much to boost their relationships and upgrade The Hunter's abilities. If you've ever played Mass Effect, deliberation of the Normandy sections, and you've got a beauteous bully thought of what we're talking about.
Are you excited for much Midnight Suns? Be definite to support it looked to Game Informer implicit the adjacent fewer weeks for breathtaking caller looks astatine the game, and cheque retired our existent looks astatine who the titular characters are, and our newly-announced screen reveal!
Marvel's Midnight Suns targets a March 2022 merchandise day connected PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC!