PlayStation 5 exclusive Marvel’s Spider-Man 2
has finally got a release date after its action-packed gameplay debut
from a few weeks ago. It's coming October 20, and Sony has outlined what to expect with the Collector’s and Digital Deluxe Editions.
The announcement arrived as part of the Summer Game Fest showcase, where we also got a look at the box art featuring both Peter Parker and Miles Morales.
"After the amazing fan reception for Marvel’s Spider-Man in 2018 and Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales in 2020, the team has worked tirelessly over the past few years to make this third installment in the franchise the sequel you have been waiting for," James Stevenson, Community Director at Insomniac Games writes. "Built from the ground up for PlayStation 5 console, Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 will unlock the power of the console with better visuals, faster web swinging (and web wings!), 3D Audio, and near-instant character switching. We speak for all our collaborators and friends at PlayStation and Marvel Games, when we say that we cannot wait for you to get your hands on this incredible single-player open-world experience."
Pre-orders will open on June 16 for the game, and those who pre-order any version of Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 will receive an early unlock Arachknight Suit for Peter with 3 additional color variants, an early unlock Shadow Spider Suit for Miles with 3 additional color variants, an early unlock Web Grabber gadget, and 3 skill points.
The Digital Deluxe edition of Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 includes the game, all the pre-order bonuses, 10 unique suits (5 for Peter, 5 for Miles), additional Photo Mode frames and stickers, and two additional skill points.
Finally, the physical Collector’s Edition includes the Digital Deluxe Edition, a Steelbook case, and a 19-inch statue featuring Spider-Men battling Venom.