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Square Enix president says Marvel’s Avengers had a "disappointing outcome"

Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda admitted that Marvel’s Avengers was a disappointment for the company. The comments came from Square Enix’s annual report 2021, which just released eight months after the end of its fiscal year.In addition to its earnings for the fiscal year ended March 2021, which we reported on back in May, the…


Square Enix removes paid XP boosts from Marvel’s Avengers

“We hope that this can be the first step in rebuilding your confidence in us as a team”Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have removed paid XP boosts from Marvel’s Avengers following backlash from players over the recent addition.In a statement to the game’s official Twitter page, the pair announced that Hero’s Catalysts and Fragment Extractors…


Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy | Critical Consensus

Today sees Eidos-Montréal’s action adventure release of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.Guardians of the Galaxy is a new interpretation of the space-faring comic book super hero team made famous by the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. While the entire crew of the original movie shows up, players only directly control Peter Quill aka Star Lord as…


Can Marvel’s Avengers find long-tail success on Game Pass?

It’s become such a given that most people hardly think about it any more — but even with the benefit of over a year of hindsight, the collective shrug that greeted Marvel’s Avengers remains one of the most extraordinary things to happen in the games industry in recent years.A game based on arguably the most…


Curve, Team17, Hiro Capital and Wired Productions join GI Live: London

Even more big name publishers and investors have signed up to meet indie developers at GI Live: London in three weeks.Curve Digital, Hiro Capital, Marvelous, Playstack, Playtonic Friends, Team 17 and Wired Productions join a roster that also includes: Bandai Namco, Devolver Digital, EA Originals, GamesCo London, Global Top, Humble Games, Kickstarter, London Venture Partners,…