GREE and Marvel Entertainment have unveiled "X-Men: Battle of the Atom," a new mobile game coming this fall to the App Store and Google Play. Featuring a time-twisting narrative tie-in with the landmark forthcoming Battle of the Atom comic book event, this next-generation card battle game serves as the ultimate celebration for the 50th anniversary of X-Men comics. Players can collect hundreds of character cards spanning the entirety of X-Men continuity, as they play through adapted versions of their favorite story arcs.
Catch the debut trailer for the game right here, and scroll down for even more info on the upcoming game!
|Storm card art from "X-Men: Battle of the Atom"|
“'X-Men: Battle of the Atom' brings card battle to the next level,” said Sanku Shino, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Developer Relations at GREE. “It includes cutting-edge features like team-battle and eye-popping graphics by Marvel artists to allow fans new and old to experience the classic X-Men story arcs and characters in new and innovative ways.”
“We are delighted to be working with GREE to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of X-Men,” said Andreea Enache-Thune, Senior Vice President Games and Digital Distribution at Marvel. “By teaming up with GREE, a leader in mobile gaming, we are confident that fans around the world will enjoy this exciting new way to experience and connect with X-Men.”
|Magneto card art from "X-Men: Battle of the Atom"|
In "X-Men: Battle of the Atom," players recruit teams of mutants and form alliances with friends to battle against classic enemies spanning multiple eras in X-Men history--including never-before-seen villains from the future. Showcasing original art by popular Marvel artists, the game will feature an ongoing storyline that will be updated with new characters and events on a regular basis. Fans can collect cards, upgrade character abilities, and take part in team battles to shape the past, present and future of the X-Men universe.
"X-Men: Battle of the Atom" is being developed and managed by GREE Inc. under license and in collaboration with the Walt Disney Company (Japan).