Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

Today Ubisoft and Marvel announced a new video game based on the Avengers Universe. This game will make use of the Kinect for Xbox 360 and is scheduled to release this fall for both the Xbox 360 and the Wii U. That’s right this is a launch title for the Wii U so get ready!

“We are excited to team up with Marvel Entertainment to bring some of the most iconic comic book characters from the Marvel line-up to life in motion-gaming,” said Tony Key, US senior vice president of sales and marketing at Ubisoft. “Fans of the Marvel universe and superhero games are going to love the extensive combinations of characters, motion-controlled moves and competitive gameplay.”

“For the last few years, Marvel has positioned itself to deliver the absolute best in entertainment, be it in film, animation, comics or games,” said Andreea Enache-Thune, senior vice president of games and digital distribution at Marvel. “Partnering with Ubisoft is a big part of that ongoing movement. We are confident that Ubisoft’s talent matches Marvel’s own commitment to making the Avengers: Battle for Earth the best in the motion-controlled gaming category.”

In this game you will have the option to play as one of up to 20 different characters including Iron Man, Hulk, Captain America and Thor.

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