One of the biggest upcoming video games that has been confirmed for an upcoming release in ‘23 is Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 for the PlayStation 5. As many people know the trailer for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 game premiered at Sony’s 2021 PlayStation Showcase on September 9th. The trailer for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 has everyone talking right now especially considering the fact that Venom is going to be included in this upcoming game. It also appears that both Peter Parker along with Miles Morales will end becoming playable characters within Marvel’s Spider-Man 2. This upcoming game is supposed to be a sequel to the critically acclaimed PS4 Spider-Man game from ‘18 and the the Spider-Man: Miles Morales game from 2020. The most impressive thing about the Spider-Man 2 PS5 game was the fact that footage presented was captured in real-time on the PS5 opposed to utilizing CGI to promote the game. Hearing Venom’s voice at the end of the trailer gave people chills and optimism as they wait to learn more about this upcoming Spider-Man game. Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 will be developed by Insomniac Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment who also produced the last two major entries within the series on the PS4.
The Spider-Man PS4 game was one of the most successful action-adventure games of the 10’s decade. In fact, the Spider-Man PS4 game reached over 13 million in sales on Sony’s last generation console surpassing the likes of the universally acclaimed God Of War game. The Spider-Man game from ‘18 ended up becoming the second best selling game on the PS4 and is arguably on of the greatest superhero video games of all-time. Spider-Man: Miles Morales from 2020 reached over 6.5 million in sales and was also a great action-adventure game that revolved mainly around another central protagonist other than Peter Parker. At this point Spider-Man video games is just as popular as Batman was over a decade following due the Arkham trilogy era from ‘09-‘15. Also, Spider-Man as a character has never been more popular than he is right now and the same can be said with Venom. It will be interesting to see what modifications and gameplay features Insomniac Games decide to include in this upcoming Spider-Man title in comparison to its predecessors.