New footage of Insomniac’s Spider-Man has surfaced, showing how this iteration of the wall-crawler can switch between melee combat, web-based-attacks, and gadgets on the fly.
Game Informer released a short featurette showcasing Spider-Man in action with a bit of how Insomniac designed the game and why Spider-Man is appealing for them as a studio. Game Informer plans to be covering the game for an entire month starting today.
Check out the video below:
Yuri Lowenthal will voice Peter Parker (Spider-Man); also confirmed to appear are Wilson Fisk (The Kingpin), Martin Li (Mr. Negative), Mary Jane Watson, May Parker, Miles Morales, and Ganke Lee.
Peter Parker is 23 years old and interning at a laboratory while about to graduate from college. Peter has been Spider-Man for eight years and has settled into his role as protector of New York City. A new gang emerges known as the Inner Demons, Peter learns that Martin Li, one of New York’s most prominent philanthropists leads the Inner Demons under his alter-ego Mister Negative. Martin runs the F.E.A.S.T. shelters located across the city which complicates things for Peter’s personal life as his Aunt May works at F.E.A.S.T.
Marvel’s Spider-Man will be released as a PlayStation 4 exclusive on September 7th.