Marvel’s Avengers received’t launch for an additional 5 months, however audiences can dive into the sport’s world a few months beforehand. On March 31, 2020, Titan Books will publish Marvel’s Avengers: The Extinction Key, a prequel novel following Earth’s Mightiest as they tackle the Zodiac, an historic group. As well as, Titan Books will produce Marvel’s Avengers: The Artwork of the Sport, an artwork guide set to launch on September 1, 2020.
Finest-selling sci-fi and fantasy author Greg Keyes (The Briar King) is authoring The Extinction Key. This isn’t Keyes’ first rodeo with works primarily based on video games, both. One of many writer’s notable novels contains The Elder Scrolls: The Infernal Metropolis, set a long time after what’s generally known as the Oblivion Disaster.
With Marvel’s Avengers: The Extinction Key, Keyes has a strong lineup of heroes at his disposal. Along with the Avengers–Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Black Widow, and Hulk–the prequel novel will characteristic characters resembling Physician Unusual, Physician Voodoo, and lots of SHIELD brokers. All through the novel, the Avengers will align themselves with different heroes in an effort to cease the Zodiac from accessing the Zodiac Key, an extremely highly effective weapon in Marvel mythos that has myriad makes use of.
Titan Books’ artwork guide for the sport goals to discover the world in a distinct trend. Customers ought to anticipate a deep dive into Marvel’s Avenger’s artwork, character designs, environments, talents, and equipment. Moreover, the hardback tome will characteristic unique character artwork, idea sketches, and storyboards. Perception from the title’s builders are additionally anticipated to be offered alongside such supplies.
And these two initiatives aren’t the final of Titan’s Marvel’s Avengers-related works. The writer plans to proceed teaming with Sq. Enix and Marvel to develop non-fiction and fiction merchandise surrounding Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Avengers journey. For now, what these different initiatives could entail past the prequel novel and artwork guide stay beneath wraps.
Marvel’s Avengers will launch early subsequent 12 months for the HEARALPUBLICIST four, PC, and Xbox One on Might 15, 2020. An Earth’s Mightiest Version launches the identical day, that includes a Captain America statue, Hulk bobblehead, and steelbook case. Pricing particulars on this collector’s packaging haven’t but been revealed.
[Source: Titan Books via IGN]