Published on April 2nd, 2014 | by gareth0
MARVEL Launches CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER-INSPIRED GAME CONTENT ACROSS CONSOLE, MOBILE AND PC PLATFORMS
Marvel just released a brand new mobile title along with characters, costumes and gameplay, now live for additional games and platforms, all inspired by the upcoming film Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, in theaters April 4th. The content includes:
Marvel: Avengers Alliance (Facebook Social Game): Spec Op 17: Ghosts of the Past has agents taking on new foes: Winter Soldier and Batroc. Ghosts of the Past is a completely original storyline inspired by the popular Captain America comic book series. The Spec Op features character designs inspired by the Captain America: The Winter Soldier film. Joining the Avengers in the fight is Sam Wilson as the Falcon, which fans can now unlock by completing the Spec Op. For a limited time players can also purchase the super soldier “Captain Steve Rogers” uniform. Dive into the action with the millions of social gamers and Marvel fans who have already joined S.H.I.E.L.D. by playing Marvel: Avengers Alliance at: http://www.facebook.com/avengersalliance.
Xbox LIVE Avatars (Console Content): Today Marvel fans can customize their Xbox LIVE Avatars with exclusive costumes from the upcoming film. Players on XBOX One or XBOX 360 can wield the shield, become Captain America, Batroc or the Winter Soldier. Be a part of the upcoming movie and share your passion with other fans through XBOX Live.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Official Game (Mobile Game): Marvel and Gameloft recently released Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Official Game for compatible mobile devices. In this game, fans will enjoy taking on the role of Captain America to lead an elite team of S.H.I.E.L.D. agents in battle against famous Marvel villains involved in a sinister global plot. With an original story inspired by the film, the game is available in the App Store and Google Play.
“We have devised many unique ways to complement and support Captain America: The Winter Soldier using Marvel games,” said TQ Jefferson, VP of Games Production. “Fans of all genres and platforms of gaming can have their very own Captain America experience and go beyond the film into new missions and experiences.”
“It is amazing to see Captain America: The Winter Soldier inspiring new adventures in other digital mediums,” said Marvel Studios’ Nate Moore, VP of Production and Development for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. “Marvel fans will now be able to experience the characters from the film in games at home or on their mobile device.”