Following rumors of Electronic Arts allegedly engaged on an open-world, single-player Black Panther sport, 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 a couple of Marvel sport the writer was apparently growing.
Baker refused to present many clues however in the latest 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 extra excited in regards to the potential of an Iron Man sport than me however I’m attempting to not get too excited due to how early I used to be advised it was. My supply was like, ‘Ridiculously early.’ Like it may not even nonetheless occur, this Iron Man sport by EA. But sure, I did present Jeff. I ran it by Tom Henderson. He stated he had heard, however he wasn’t certain.”
An Iron Man sport from Electronic Arts wouldn’t be too loopy. The flying in BioWare’s Anthem was thought-about to be immediately impressed by the identical and was one of the well-received points of the sport. As all the time, although, time will inform if the undertaking goes ahead.
The rumored Black Panther undertaking 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 turn out to be the brand new Black Panther or play as a special character. Stay tuned for extra potential particulars in the longer term.