It seems like EA is publishing a online game all about Black Panther, one which sees the participant changing into a brand new model of the character.
The report comes from Large Bomb’s Jeff Grubb throughout his Recreation Mess Mornings podcast, claiming that the Black Panther recreation is at the moment in early improvement. The inner title for the title is Venture Rainier, and is being developed by a new studio led by former Monolith Productions studio head Kevin Stephens.
The “huge open world Black Panther Recreation,” as described by Grubb will see the participant taking over the mantle of the superhero after the earlier incarnation dies. Other than that, particulars are in any other case slim on the title, but it surely does sound like it will likely be a single-player title, a departure from EA’s earlier stay service leanings.
This may clearly be the primary time the character has a online game fully devoted to them, however is not the primary time they’ve appeared in a recreation. Final 12 months, Black Panther joined the extremely troubled Marvel’s Avengers in a content material crammed and free growth. Previous to that the character appeared in Marvel Final Alliance 3.
Black Panther was already a fairly widespread character, however clearly exploded in reputation 2018 launch of the Marvel Cinematic Universe movie adaptation. A current trailer for the sequel, Black Panther: Wakanda Eternally, dropped at Comedian-Con, which additionally revolved across the demise of the movie’s model of the character. As sadly, actor Chadwick Boseman handed away in 2020 after a battle with colon most cancers.
A online game all about Black Panther might very simply show to be a success, notably contemplating how few video video games star black characters in lead roles. Range has improved in quite a few video games, however typically solely by character creators, which is not the identical as having a black character in a number one function.