Feb 18th 2013 By: Ziah Grace
Marvel Comics has its share of "architects," but come next year, fans with gaming consoles will be able to take on shuffling around the "building blocks" of their favorite universe on their own (after a fashion) in the new Lego Marvel Super Heroes
video game. Following previously released developer videos demonstrating rough gameplay footage, TT Games has let loose some of the character designs and concept art from Marvel's first Lego title, which you can check out after the jump.
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
, developed by Traveller's Tales, is the latest in a series of Lego-fication games, bringing licensed Lego sets to life in playable adventures with expanded or completely original stories laced with a lot of all-ages humor and fan Easter eggs. Marvel's first offering follows the successful DC titles, Lego Batman
and Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
(which CA's own Chris Sims liked a whole lot
As yet, the most exciting bit of information on the upcoming release is a teased unlockable cast of more than 100 characters, which is good news for fans of Marvel's F and G-List characters. If fans get a playable Doop
and/or Fin Fang Foom
, it could signify that we are truly living in a blessed age.
You can see some less-surprising playable character choices like Wolverine and Captain America below, along with Asgard location concept art, below.
[Via Game Freaks