In the game, players fight their way through iconic locations from the Marvel Universe and collect their favorite Marvel super heroes and villains such as Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man and Thor to build their ultimate team of champions. Further plot details are being kept under wraps.
“Contest of Champions,” written by comicbook scribe Sam Humphries (Marvel’s “John Carter: The Gods of Mars” series), was announced at the company’s video games panel at Comic-Con in San Diego.
Kabam has produced hit games for Paramount, Warner Bros., MGM and Universal based on “The Godfather,” “Hobbit” and “Fast & Furious” franchises. It’s also working with Lionsgate on a “Hunger Games” title, and WB on a “Mad Max” game.