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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 announced for Nintendo Switch

Published by Jack Taylor     May 16, 2017     10:15 UTC

Warner Bros. Interactive has revealed LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, the latest LEGO adventure featuring characters and locations from across the Marvel universe.

Following the release of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes in 2013, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced its sequel, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, which will launch at the end of the year.

Featuring "dozens" of super heroes and villains, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 will allow players to use well-known characters such as Hulk, Thor, Black Panther, Captain Marvel, Doctor Strange, the Guardians of the Galaxy, and others such as Cowboy Captain America and Spider-Man 2099.

A multiplayer mode for up to four players will also be included, with competitive and cooperative modes available.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 launches for Nintendo Switch "this Christmas" according to WBIE, following a 17 November release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TT GAMES, THE LEGO GROUP AND MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE LEGO® MARVEL SUPER HEROES 2

Iconic Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains from Different Eras and Realities Come Together for an All-New, Original Adventure in the Sequel to Blockbuster Hit, LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO® Group and Marvel Entertainment today announced LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2, an all-new, original adventure and sequel to smash hit, LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes. Bringing together iconic Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains from different eras and realities, along with signature LEGO® humour, the latest epic adventure from TT Games transports players into a cosmic battle across a myriad of Marvel locations ripped from time and space into the incredible open hub world of Chronopolis. LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2 will be available starting 17th of November for PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC. The game will be released for Nintendo Switch™ this Christmas.

“With a completely original branching storyline, LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2 introduces amazing new gameplay features, including the ability for characters to manipulate time and a four-player competitive Super Hero battling mode,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games. “With a huge array of brand new characters from the Marvel universe, including old favourites in new guises, this game is sure to thrill both LEGO® and Marvel fans, as well as newcomers to the series.”

“The LEGO® Group is delighted to continue the stories of the legendary Marvel characters in a new LEGO® adventure,” said Sean McEvoy, VP Digital Games, The LEGO® Group. “Fans young and old will love playing through this all-new cosmic saga spanning the Marvel Universe as seen through the LEGO® lens.”

“As we look to bring amazing games to Marvel fans of all ages, we’ve teamed up yet again with our incredible partners at LEGO, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games,” said Jay Ong, SVP, Games & Innovation, Marvel Entertainment. “LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2 brings characters from across Marvel’s history into an original story told in a way that only LEGO games can, offering hours of epic gameplay.”

“Delivering on our commitment to make unforgettable games, it was only a matter of time before we teamed back up with our incredible partners at LEGO®, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games,” said Jay Ong, SVP, Games & Innovation, Marvel Entertainment. “LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2 brings characters from Marvel’s storied history into an original story that transports players into a one-of-a-kind LEGO® world, offering hours of epic gameplay.”

Players will go head-to-head with the time-traveling Kang the Conqueror in an epic battle across Chronopolis, from Ancient Egypt and The Old West to Sakaar and New York City in 2099. Along the way, gamers will be able to take control of a host of iconic characters, from Cowboy Captain America from the past to Spider-Man 2099 from the future along with Thor, Hulk, the Guardians of the Galaxy, Black Panther, Captain Marvel, Doctor Strange, Green Goblin and dozens of other Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains.

Packed with entertaining LEGO® humour for fans of all ages, LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 2 features a four player multiplayer mode, allowing friends and family to play competitively or cooperatively as a team.

Source: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment