Marvel’s Avengers is coming hot and fast, releasing September 4th on PS4 and Xbox One.
With the game’s release imminent, it was confirmed during the recent War Table that there will be in-game cosmetic items which can only be purchased.
These DLC cosmetics won’t be earnable in game and can only be claimed from the game’s online marketplace.
It has been revealed though that all future gameplay content, including missions and new heroes, will be available as free updates.
It was also revealed that Marvel’s Avengers will be playable on PS5 and Xbox Series X and you will get a free upgrade if you purchase the game on current gen.
Excitingly, you will be able to play cross-gen, so those on PS4 will be able to play PS5, and those on Xbox One will be able to play on Xbox Series X. This also means you can carry progression between generations.
Square have confirmed the PS5 version of Marvel’s Avengers will be significantly boosted in a press release. It says….
Featuring extremely fast load times, boosted resolution and fidelity, improved texturing and armor destruction, ray tracing, and more – Marvel’s Avengers will look and play great on next-gen systems. The PlayStation®5 experience will be seamless and dynamic, fully utilizing the ultra-high speed SSD, the PS5 DualSense advanced haptics, and immersive spatial audio. To fully customize their visual experience, PS5 will also provide players with their choice of Enhanced Graphics Mode or High Framerate mode.
They will share more details about Xbox, Stadia and PC specific features at a later point.
Marvel’s Avengers releases on September 4th with the next-gen release coming Holiday 2020. LIkely at console launch.