Marvel’s upcoming MMO Marvel Heroes has long been in development, but the clouds have begun to clear as IGN reports the game now has a June 4 release date. The game is currently in a closed Beta which will end the day of release. Interested parties can pre-order the game by clicking here, and can even gain early access to the game by a week if you order “The Ultimate Pack.”
The all new MMO will draw upon the 8,000-plus heroes and villains in the Marvel Universe. Marvel Heroes allows players to become their favorite Marvel Super Heroes. The list of playable characters (revealed thus far) are Black Panther, Black Widow, Cable, Captain America, Colossus, Cyclops, Daredevil, Deadpool, Emma Frost, Hawkeye, Hulk, Human Torch, Iron Man, Jean Grey, Luke Cage, Ms. Marvel, Nova, The Punisher, Rocket Raccoon, Scarlet Witch, Spider-Man, Squirrel Girl, Storm, The Thing, Thor, and Wolverine.
Written by Brian Michael Bendis, author of “Ultimate Spider-Man,” “New Avengers,” “Secret Invasion” and countless other successes, Marvel Heroes is inspired by some of the most popular tales and events in Marvel Comics history.