A video game tie-in for the upcoming sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man is coming to mobile devices, it was announced yesterday.
Gameloft announced they and Marvel are partnering to release The Amazing Spider-Man 2 for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android, Windows Phone, and feature phones this coming April, alongside the movie of the same name staring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone.
Set to an original story inspired by the movie, the game will see Spider-Man battle Electro and Green Goblin across New York City.
“After the tremendous success of the first The Amazing Spider-Man mobile game, we’re excited to be working with Marvel again to bring the fan-favorite hero back onto smartphones with The Amazing Spider-Man 2, ” says Karine Kaiser, VP Marketing & Licensing at Gameloft. “Players will enjoy a deep open-world adventure and iconic web-spinning action that makes Spider-Man so extraordinary.”
“We are excited to continue our relationship with Gameloft in releasing best-in-class mobile games,” says Javon Frazier, VP of Games Marketing . “ The Amazing Spider-Man 2 mobile game delivers a more in-depth gaming experience than its already successful predecessor, which is sure to captivate fans of the theatrical franchise.”
Three screenshots, shown below were also released alongside the press release as well as a trailer, shown above.
A console game tie-in, also titled “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is scheduled for release in May.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie releases in April in Europe and May in the US.