Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 is officially in development, with Insomniac Games currently working on a follow-up to their acclaimed PlayStation title from 2018. From a potential release window to all the confirmed characters, here’s a full overview of everything we know about the superhero sequel so far.
Three years since their first Spidey project launched to critical acclaim and a 2020 follow-up with Miles Morales cemented their spot atop the superhero genre, Insomniac Games are back for more.
A full-fledged sequel is now in development as the first-party PlayStation studio works on bringing the Marvel icon’s next story to life.
While details are scarce for the time being, there’s still plenty to be excited about. Here’s everything there is to know about Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 so far.
- Is there a release date for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2?
- Do we know what platform Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 will be on?
- Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 characters
- Are there any Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 gameplay details?
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 currently has no release date.
Insomniac Games has previously announced that a 2023 release window is the target for Spidey’s next web-slinging adventure. As soon as more news is made available regarding a confirmed release date we’ll be sure to update this page.
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 is confirmed to be a PS5 exclusive, and fans will not be able to play the superhero game on previous-gen hardware or on any rival platforms at launch.
While the first Spider-Man title launched on PS4 and was then remastered for the PS5, Spider-Man Miles Morales was released across both simultaneously. Moving forward, it’s evident Insomniac is ready to shift into a new gear focusing solely on Sony’s latest hardware.
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 was first revealed during Sony’s 2021 PlayStation Showcase event. The initial trailer gave us a look at Peter Parker and Miles Morales in action together, with Venom joining the fight at the very end.
Obviously, it wouldn’t be a Spider-Man game without the man of the hour, Peter Parker. Players will reprise the role of Spidey in Insomniac’s sequel, stepping into the shoes of the friendly neighborhood hero – though he won’t be alone.
This time around, Miles Morales will join Parker as the two fight together in the “most epic single-player adventure yet.”
Venom also appeared for a brief moment in the reveal trailer, though there’s no telling who’s side he might be on for now. We do know he’ll be voiced by horror icon Tony Todd, though.
The popular anti-hero may serve as a villain, a not-so-friendly ally in a greater battle, or perhaps even a mix of both throughout the game.
We’ll just have to wait and see who else joins the cast, though fans already believe one particular name may be a lock. Kraven the Hunter could have been the ominous voice during the reveal trailer, so perhaps we already have our ultimate villain in the spotlight?
While no gameplay has been revealed just yet, early reports have implied one huge change may already be locked in for Spider-Man 2.
Suits are the key behind unique abilities in terms of both combat and traversal. The sequel is sure to introduce plenty of new Spidey suits for both Peter and Miles, though another layer of depth could be on the way.
Each and every suit will reportedly feature a ‘symbiote variant version’ according to FandomWire. This could see our heroes using Venom’s symbiote powers to their advantage. As a result, dozens of unique powers could be in play to mix things up like never before.
So, there you have it – that’s all of the information we know about Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 so far. Make sure to check back often, as we’ll update you as details are revealed right here.
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