Crystal Dynamics is preparing to release the latest Marvel’s Avengers DLC, along with the delayed PS5 and X / S versions of the game.
The company said Thursday that it will unveil the second part of the two Hawkeye story arcs that conclude at the Clint Barton DLC, along with the current-generation version of the game on February 16.
The first part of Hawkeye’s story, Kate Bishop – Takeing AIM, was launched in December 2020. Featured shortly after the end of Marvel’s Avengers Reassembly Campaign, a new villain, Super Adaptoid, whose skills and weapons mimic the Avengers, has arrived. ‘attack.
The Kate Bishop DLC was originally scheduled for release in October 2020, but the PS5 and Xbox Series X / S versions of the game were scheduled for release in November.
However, both have been delayed so that Crystal Dynamics can focus on fixing various issues in existing games. This contributed to the reduction in the number of players.
Publisher Square Enix later confirmed that Marvel’s Avengers couldn’t make a profit during the launch month following the “sluggish initial sales.”
Square Enix President Yosuke Matsuda said in November that he hopes to make up for the game’s initial poor performance by releasing a large amount of new content in the six months to March 31, 2021. It was.
Crystal Dynamics also provided the latest information on the future of this week’s Tomb Raider series. In a video outlining plans for the 25th anniversary of this year’s franchise, the studio tells Lara Croft’s next adventure to “unify” Core Design’s original Tomb Raider game with its own reboot trilogy timeline. I made it clear.
However, franchise game director Wilker Slake also warned fans that the studio has no plans to “announce major games in the near future.”