Friday, 20 April 2018 | MYT 8:30 AM
Marvel updating games with Black Panther, Infinity War content
A set of seven Marvel mobile games are incorporating elements from 2018's blockbuster Black Panther
and upcoming April 27 release Avengers: Infinity War
Characters and content from the Black Panther
and Avengers: Infinity War
movies are being distributed to seven Marvel mobile games over the coming week.
Marvel Contest Of Champions
welcomes a challenge involving the lead actors from Black Panther
, Chadwick Boseman and Tom Holland, starting April 19.
Likewise, Marvel Puzzle Quest
is starting up its own in-game event on the 19th.
Then, in the days following the Avengers: Infinity War
world premiere on the 23rd and its general release in US theatres, the septet of Marvel gaming apps are rolling out related material, according to information given to The Hollywood Reporter
Contest Of Champions
rolls out four new events – a story-based quest, daily quest, solo challenge and co-op quest – on the 25th, and a Corvus Glaive character on the 26th, who joins the Proxima Midnight character already released; Infinity War
versions of Captain America and Iron Man join in May.
introduces the Children of Thanos and Infinity Stones as supports. Captain America joins on April 19 with Black Widow, Okoye and the Iron Spider iteration of Spider-Man emerging on May 3, 17 and 31 respectively.
April 25 sees the arrival of Iron Spider and Thanos to Marvel Spider-Man Unlimited
while Marvel Avengers Academy
content goes live on April 26, featuring Cosmic Ghost Rider, Killmonger, Scarlet Witch, Thanos and his son Thane.
Thanos, Vision, Star-Lord, Loki, Doctor Strange and other Infinity War
characters are scheduled for Marvel Strike Force
, though without a definitive release date, while Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2
promises a new level and Infinity War
What's next after Infinity War?
After an international roll-out of Avengers: Infinity War
the week of April 27, Disney's Marvel Studios turns attention to the remaining three films in Phase Three of its Marvel Cinematic Universe plans.
Those are Ant-Man And The Wasp
on July 6, Captain Marvel
on March 8, 2019, and the direct sequel to Infinity War
on May 3, 2019.
is assured of a sequel, expected July 2019, and Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3
is anticipated for sometime in 2020.
Release dates have been staked out for three films per year between 2020 and 2022. — AFP Relaxnews