Final 12 months, Crystal Dynamics introduced that Marvel’s Avengers will probably be getting a PlayStation-exclusive Spider-Man, which drew a variety of ire and spurred PS4 field artwork that boasted a Spider-Man exclusivity sticker. Nonetheless, the character was notably absent from Avengers‘ recently-released roadmap as a result of he’s apparently nonetheless in improvement.
When IGN reached out to Crystal Dynamics for a touch upon Spider-Man’s absence, head of studio Scot Amos mentioned, “I can let you know that, formally, formally, persons are engaged on him proper now, so it’s nonetheless on our roadmap for the longer term.” He additionally made it clear to not anticipate Spider-Man earlier than Black Panther, who’s a part of the Conflict for Wakanda growth due out someday this summer time. In different phrases, if Spider-Man does make an look this 12 months, it gained’t be earlier than the summer time.
Amos mentioned that the roadmap contains content material that Crystal Dynamics can decide to releasing within the close to future. Realizing that the Spider-Man information could disappoint some gamers, Amos reiterated that “there are individuals engaged on [him] and we nonetheless totally anticipate Spider-Man to return to PlayStation.”
“When Spider-Man involves our steady of heroes, we’ll be marking his debut with an in-game occasion that can introduce him to the broader world of Marvel’s Avengers,” Crystal Dynamics mentioned final August. “The occasion is comprised of a collection of distinctive challenges for the hero to tackle, testing his talents, and yielding some thrilling outcomes. And like the remainder of our heroes in Marvel’s Avengers, we are going to provide a number of beauty outfits and gameplay expertise choices, so you can also make your imaginative and prescient of the wall crawler a actuality.”