Marvel’s Midnight Suns, the recently announced collaboration between Firaxis and Marvel Games, has been getting fans excited. Based on the ever-growing Marvel franchise, the game will focus on the main character known as the “Hunter”. The Hunter is an entirely new superhero that was made from the ground up for this game.
👊 Fists are flying
⚔️ Swords are slashing
🕸️ Webs are *THWIP*-ing
💥 Portals are…portalling?
The Midnight Suns have arrived! pic.twitter.com/21o1doEWPl
— Marvel's Midnight Suns (@midnightsuns) June 28, 2022
Marvel’s Midnight Suns Summary
As stated before, the game will feature the main character fighting alongside their favorite Marvel heroes to stop a nefarious plot that threatens to doom the entire world. The game will require the player to battle recognizable Marvel villains and save the world.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns has been revealed to be a tactical role-playing game. Although the gameplay genre of choice is confusing, fans do not need to be worried. The game is being developed by the legendary Firaxis Games, who have worked on the critically acclaimed XCOM franchise, so it seems as though the game will end up being good.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns have been revealed to have socializing mechanics. Although probably nothing as deep as Persona, it will still be interesting to see. Revealed in Play Magazine, the game features a hub world known as The Abbey. It is fully explorable and it is in this hub world that players will be able to interact with legendary Marvel heroes. As you progress along with the game, you’ll recruit new heroes. You’ll be able to interact with these heroes in The Abbey. With socializing, players will be able to improve their relationships with the characters which also affects how well they do in battle.
The game also has quests that will be given to you by your fellow superheroes. Here the socializing aspects come again into play, as it’s probably no stretch of the imagination to think by doing these quests you will be able to further develop your relationships. The heroes will also sell you essential gear which will be instrumental in your fight against evil.
We've got our squad! Who's in yours? 🔥 pic.twitter.com/WWv489RN9w
— Marvel's Midnight Suns (@midnightsuns) July 1, 2022
Marvel’s Midnight Sun releases on October 7 2022 for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch.