DeNA and Marvel Team Up for Real-time Co-op Brawler Marvel Mighty Heroes
SAN FRANCISCO – February 23, 2015 – Today DeNA and Marvel Entertainment announced that Marvel Mighty Heroes, a real-time co-op brawler starring Super Heroes and Super Villains of the Marvel Universe, is currently in development and will be launching soon for iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Android™ phones and tablets. Marvel Mighty Heroes features real-time cooperative, action-packed gameplay with up to four players, bringing strategic Super Hero action to mobile devices. Gamers and Marvel fans can pre-register by visiting www.MarvelMightyHeroes.com to vote for Hulk or Rocket as a free special hero at launch for a limited time.
Marvel Mighty Heroes lets players choose their favorite Marvel comic book characters, including Iron Man, Groot, Captain America, Star-Lord, Hulk, Thor, Black Widow and Spider-Man, and dozens of their allies and nemeses. Players will build a dream-team of Super Heroes and Super Villains, each utilizing different skills and special abilities to clobber, shoot, smash, and blast their way to victory. Multiplayer in Marvel Mighty Heroes will give players a chance to test their skills against competitors and earn a spot on the leaderboard or combine forces with friends to save the universe one battle at a time.
“Building off of the success of Marvel War of Heroes, our first Marvel-licensed title, Marvel Mighty Heroes is a fast and tactical battle game that will combine evolving Marvel stories with enthralling co-op and competitive multiplayer gameplay,” said Barry Dorf, Vice President of Partnerships and Alliances at DeNA. “Marvel fans and gamers alike will have the chance to create the ultimate team of Super Heroes and Super Villains to take on waves of enemies from the Marvel Universe.”
Marvel Mighty Heroes will be free to download for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® and Android™ devices in 2015. To pre-register to receive updates and notices about limited time prizes at launch visit www.MarvelMightyHeroes.com.
A new gameplay trailer for Marvel Mighty Heroes can be viewed and embedded via the following link: http://youtu.be/UvEB_dy6hEU
Visual assets, including key art, icon, and the logo, can be downloaded via the following link: http://www.marvelmightyheroes.com/press
DeNA (pronounced “D-N-A”) is a global leader of developing and operating mobile services including free-to-play games, e-commerce and other online offerings. Founded in 1999, DeNA is headquartered in Tokyo with offices and game development studios across the globe. DeNA Co., Ltd. is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (2432). For more information, visit www.dena.com.
About Marvel Entertainment, LLC
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of more than 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy-five years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing. For more information visit marvel.com. © 2015 MARVEL