Today’s Announcements: The Expandables 2, The Amazing Spiderman and Guild Wars 2
We have a set of game announcements from various publishers for you today!
We have a bunch of video game announcements for you today. Starting things off is The Expendables 2 Video Game, coming to the XBLA, PSN, and PC. A tie-in to the upcoming Expendables 2 movie, the game will tell the story leading up to the movie. Players will be able to play one of four characters as they attempt to rescue a kidnapped billionaire. Offering four-player local and online co-op as well as challenges to compete with each other in, the game will feature the over-the-top action the Expendables franchise is known for, and has been set up to provide a seamless introduction to the upcoming movie. While no exact release date has been given, look for it to release before the movie comes out on August 17th.
Next up is a game that already released on PS3 and Xbox 360: The Amazing Spiderman. While it has garnered mediocre reviews in the press, Activision has confirmed that the game is being brought to the PC. PC gamers wanting to get their hands on the web-slinger’s newest game will be able to purchase the game on Steam on August 10th.
Finally, the highly-anticipated MMO, Guild Wars 2, has had its release date announced by NCSoft. Guild Wars 2 will have its final beta weekend July 20-22, with the game releasing in North America and Europe on August 28.