The Amazing Spider-Man 2, has been released in the UK and features an all-new single-player, third-person action-adventure story based inspired by the film from Sony Pictures Entertainment. Development studio Beenox, brings the energy and excitement of the long-running Super Hero franchise to fans looking for an adventure that expands beyond the movie.
In crafting the sequel to their 2012 title, The Amazing Spider-Man, Beenox focused on reinvigorating and refining the action-adventure foundation established by the original, beginning with the urban playground of New York City. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 emphasises open-world freedom in its redesign of Manhattan, remade with new visuals, architecture, challenges and surprises to discover. “We want players to have more things to do and more fun when they do them,” noted Thomas Wilson, Co-Studio Head at Beenox. “Every advancement we’ve made with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 informs that theme. From the Hero or Menace dynamic and new visual designs to the changes to combat and focus on Peter Parker – everything’s there to make that world feel more diverse, more engaging and more enjoyable.”
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is available in the UK on the Xbox 360 at retail and on the Xbox One via the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. The Xbox One retail game will hit stores during May 2014.