While many LEGO video game fans have been waiting for the release of LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, Marvel fans have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of their favorite LEGO superhero game for the Nintendo Switch. Marvel Games has announced that LEGO Marvel Super Heroes will be released in October 2021 on the Nintendo system.
Despite the fact that LEGO Marvel Super Heroes was released over eight years ago, the game generated some buzz online when it earned an ESRB rating in January 2021. The rating confirmed that the game would be released on the Nintendo Switch, however, no information on when it will be released was provided.
On the other hand, the ESRB rating said that the game’s family-friendly rating of E for Everyone (10+) had been maintained. Although the game was probably designed for a younger demographic, many players still enjoy navigating the game’s many objectives as the LEGO counterparts of their favorite Marvel superheroes.
The development team appears to have quietly revealed the Nintendo Switch release date of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes via the official Marvel Games Twitter account. The game will be released on the console on October 5, 2021, according to the article.
Iron Man, Spider-Man, and Captain America are among the prominent Marvel superheroes mentioned by the squad. All of whom have become well-known as a result of their appearances in the Marvel film world. The tweet also mentions X-Man Wolverine, perhaps reminding fans that the X-Men and other Marvel characters may be found in the game and played as.
Take control of Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Hulk, Captain America, Wolverine and many more Marvel characters in "LEGO Marvel Super Heroes", coming to Nintendo Switch October 5, 2021! pic.twitter.com/yiqRD4Cq3H
— Marvel Games (@MarvelGames) August 9, 2021
Some fans have wanted to play LEGO Marvel Super Heroes since they were young, and this might be their chance to finally finish the game. Others, however, appear to be more interested in a third LEGO Marvel game centered on the Avengers or the Infinity War narrative, as seen by several comments. However, with the developers’ attention mainly concentrated on The Skywalker Saga, it may be some time before another LEGO superhero game is released.
With only a few months till October, eager gamers will only have to wait a little longer to get their hands on LEGO Marvel Super Heroes on the Nintendo Switch. Hopefully, the port lives up to the expectations of previous players who could complete the game and, if possible, attract a new generation of fans to the LEGO video game universe.