Following rumors of Electronic Arts allegedly engaged on an open-world, single-player Black Panther game, Giant Bomb’s Jeff Grubb revealed that it was engaged on one other single-player Marvel title. Insider Tom Henderson later commented, saying he had heard it was Iron Man however wasn’t certain. However, again in June, XboxEra co-founder Nick Baker had talked about a Marvel game the publisher was apparently developing.
Baker refused to offer many clues however in the current XboxEra Podcast, he confirmed that it was certainly Iron Man. “Yes, Iron Man is the sport that I had heard. Before I discussed Iron Man, I confirmed Jeff Grubb my DM that stated EA was engaged on Iron Man. Tom Henderson heard the identical. He simply wasn’t certain. And a part of the rationale I by no means talked about Iron Man is as a result of it’s tremendous, tremendous, tremendous early. Like, so early, in reality, that there’s an opportunity it nonetheless doesn’t occur. That’s how early this is. It’s, like, ridiculously early.
“No one is more excited about the potential of an Iron Man game than me but I’m trying not to get too excited because of how early I was told it was. My source was like, ‘Ridiculously early.’ Like it might not even still happen, this Iron Man game by EA. But yes, I did show Jeff. I ran it by Tom Henderson. He said he had heard, but he wasn’t sure.”
An Iron Man recreation from Electronic Arts wouldn’t be too loopy. The flying in BioWare’s Anthem was thought-about to be instantly impressed by the identical and was probably the most well-received features of the sport. As all the time, although, time will inform if the venture goes ahead.
The rumored Black Panther venture is additionally very early in growth at a brand new EA studio in Seattle, led by former Monolith Productions VP Kevin Stephens, who labored on Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of War. It’s reportedly set after Black Panther’s loss of life although it’s unknown whether or not gamers should grow to be the brand new Black Panther or play as a distinct character. Stay tuned for extra potential particulars in the longer term.