Eidos Montreal Announces Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

Square Enix and Eidos Montreal today debuted their next title, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

Eidos Montreal’s long-rumored project has been officially revealed. As expected, it is a game based on the Guardians of the Galaxy. In Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, you play as Star Lord in a third-person action-adventure game. Players will be able to ally with the other Guardians and access their abilities. Unlike Marvel’s Avengers, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is a single player game.

The presentation featured a lengthy gameplay demo showcasing the third-person shooting. Star Lord utilizes his Element Blasters to blast enemies both up close and far away. While players won’t be able to play as the other Guardians, they will be able to call on their abilities. Finally, in quiet moments, players can engage in player-choice driven dialogue. It also wouldn’t be a Guardians of the Galaxy title without some classic 1980s tunes, and the game intends on providing.

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy launches October 26 on PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PC, PS4, and Xbox One.