Crystal Dynamics introduced that the subsequent Conflict Desk video for Marvel’s Avengers goes stay February 16. The occasion will likely be all about Hawkeye, extra particularly Clint Barton. The studio additionally teased some form of replace concerning the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X variations of the sport, which had beforehand been delayed.
Hawkeye was initially slated to be the primary post-launch character to come back to the sport. Issues modified, nevertheless, and it wound up being his daughter, Kate Bishop (who additionally makes use of the Hawkeye identify) getting first dibs. Whereas some will undoubtedly query releasing two characters with related skillsets back-to-back, Crystal Dynamics beforehand assured that Clint and Kate will sport distinctive fight types and skills. Like the entire post-launch DLC, Operation: Hawkeye will arrive freed from cost to gamers. The studio additionally launched artwork signaling the introduction of Maestro, a long-time nemesis of the Hulk.
Get a glimpse of the long run with our WAR TABLE Deep Dive: Hawkeye, premiering on February 16!
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🏹 Marvel’s Avengers Operation: Hawkeye – Future Imperfect
⏭️ PS5 & Xbox Collection X|S
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Marvel’s Avengers is meant to have extra characters incoming, however proper now we solely know that Spider-Man will arrive completely for the PlayStation model in some unspecified time in the future and that Black Panther is probably going on the best way as effectively. Regardless of having a usually well-received story marketing campaign, the sport’s multiplayer has struggled to retain gamers since launch. We’ll see if one other Hawkeye, a brand new villain, and no matter enhancements the new-gen variations provide will likely be spectacular sufficient to reassemble gamers who’ve fallen off.
Try our assessment of Marvel’s Avengers right here.