Marvel’s Midnight Suns unveils its first consumer global hands-on opportunity at MCM Birmingham
Darkness Falls. Rise Up! Fight as the legendary supernatural team known as the Midnight Suns against Lilith and her demonic offspring; Marvel’s Midnight Suns is coming to MCM Birmingham!
London, UK – 10th November, 2022 – 2K and Marvel Entertainment today announced Marvel’s Midnight Suns will debut its first consumer global hands-on at MCM Comic Con at the NEC in Birmingham from Friday 11 November through to Sunday 13 November.
Created by Firaxis Games, the legendary studio behind the critically acclaimed, world-renowned Civilization and XCOM franchises, Marvel's Midnight Suns is an all-new tactical RPG set in the darker side of the Marvel Universe. Arriving to PlayStation®5 (PS5™), Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC via Steam and Epic Games Store. The Nintendo Switch version of the game will be available at a later date. Rated PEGI 12, Marvel’s Midnight Suns is now available for pre-order.
Situated in Hall 19 at the NEC the flagship stand will be offering consumers the opportunity to get a hands-on experience with the game for the first time globally. Featuring 16 gameplay stations and an exciting photo opportunity available to all MCM attendees in the form of The Hunter’s twin swords.
When the demonic Lilith and her fearsome horde unite with the evil armies of Hydra, it’s time to unleash Marvel’s dark side. As The Hunter, your mission is to lead an unlikely team of seasoned Super Heroes and dangerous supernatural warriors to victory. Can legends such as Doctor Strange, Iron Man, and Blade put aside their differences in the face of a growing apocalyptic threat? If you’re going to save the world, you'll have to forge alliances and lead the team into battle as the legendary Midnight Suns - Earth's last line of defense against the underworld.
With an array of upgradeable characters and skills allowing you to build your own unique version of The Hunter, you will choose how to send Lilith’s army back to the underworld.
“We're thrilled to invite players into the darker, supernatural side of Marvel," said Bill Rosemann, Vice President and Creative Director at Marvel Games. “In Marvel’s Midnight Suns, our friends at Firaxis and 2K have created an incredibly unique and totally authentic Marvel experience that fans can leap into this December!"
Marvel's Midnight Suns will allow you to:
- Unleash the Darker Side of Marvel. Rise up against Lilith and her underworld army as you experience a deeply personal story that puts you at its center as The Hunter, the first customizable original hero in the Marvel universe. In the face of fallen allies and the fate of the world at stake, it will be up to you to rise up against the darkness!;
- Lead Heroes from Across the Marvel Universe. Fight fire with hellfire and lead an unlikely team of seasoned Super Heroes and dangerous supernatural warriors across The Avengers, X-Men, Runaways, and more. Resist Lilith's corruption and confront Fallen versions of some of Marvel's most iconic and powerful characters, including Venom, Sabretooth and even the Hulk!;
- Fight, Think, and Live Like a Super Hero. From legendary studio Firaxis Games comes a deep tactical RPG where you fight and strategize like a Super Hero! Create the perfect squad and customize their abilities, unleashing skills and attacks to devastate the battlefield. Live the Super Hero life in the Abbey, your very own mystical secret base, and strengthen personal bonds outside the field of battle.
For more information on Marvel’s Midnight Suns, visit www.midnightsuns.com and sign up for the 2K newsletter, become a fan on Facebook, subscribe on YouTube, follow on Twitter and Instagram, and join the conversation using the hashtag #MidnightSuns.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns is rated PEGI 12. Firaxis Games is a 2K studio. 2K is a wholly owned publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
About Marvel Entertainment
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