There are actually two Avengers games at E3 2019.
There’s the one you know about, revealed in a blockbuster trailer during Square Enix’s Monday night press conference. A longer version of the Golden Gate Bridge disaster on A-Day is viewable at Square’s booth on the show floor and it’s compelling stuff. We’ll get to that shortly.
But what of the other one? Technically, it’s the same thing; there’s only one Avengers game in development. But the footage you can see right this moment at E3 versus the underlying ideas the developer laid out in an E3 interview couldn’t be further apart.
Let’s start with the flash. As you’ve no doubt seen in the trailer, Marvel’s Avengers carves out a new timeline in which a San Francisco celebration of Earth’s mightiest heroes is cut short when something terrible happens, resulting in the destruction of the Golden Gate Bridge and a downed S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier. Read more…