Marvel’s Midnight Suns: Release Date, Platforms, Gameplay & More

Marvel’s Midnight Suns was first revealed at Gamescom 2021 and it immediately caught our attention. If you’re as interested in the game as we are, then you’ve come to the right place. Today, we’ll go over the Marvel’s Midnight Suns release date, platforms, gameplay and more.

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Marvel's Midnight Suns: Fight this evil lady with your favorite superheroes. | © Firaxis

Marvel’s Midnight Suns was one of my personal favorites from Gamescom 2021 last night. The trailer got me so hyped that I instantly asked myself all the questions that you read in the headline. If you’re like me, then I got you covered because I'll answer all of those questions for you today.

But first, if you haven’t seen Marvel’s Midnight Suns trailer yet, check it out here:


Marvel’s Midnight Suns Release Date

Marvel’s Midnight Sun was originally slated for a release on March 22, 2022. But since the original reveal during Gamescom, we got two delays. First, the game was pushed back to the second half of 2022, with a more concrete release date of October 7 revealed at Summer Game Fest 2022.

The release date has changed again, though. This time through a Take-Two financial call and subsequent messaging through Twitter from the developers. Marvel's Midnight Suns will now release at some point during the fiscal year 2022 of publisher Take-Two, which goes until March 2023. That means that we might have to wait until 2023 to finally play the game. Sad...


Which Platforms Marvel’s Midnight Suns Will Release On

Marvel’s Midnight Suns will release on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and PC. Wow, even the Nintendo Switch gets to experience this fantastic looking game. Firaxis really be out there pleasing everyone… ha.

When Will Marvel’s Midnight Suns Show Gameplay?

The first gameplay for Marvel’s Midnight Suns will be revealed on September 1st, so next week already. What will be shown precisely is not known, though if I had to take a wild guess, I’d say gameplay mechanics and combat style. When the gameplay showcase is over, we’ll update this article and let you know.

Which Marvel Characters Will Be In Marvel’s Midnight Suns?

The trailer probably didn’t feature every single Marvel superhero in the game, but confirmed by the trailer were:

  • Wolverine
  • Iron Man
  • Ghost Rider
  • Captain Marvel
  • Captain Strange
  • Magik
  • Blade
  • Captain America
  • Nico Minoru

Who Is The Antagonist in Marvel’s Midnight Suns?

The Antagonist in Marvel’s Midnight Suns is Lilith, the mother of demons, who, to make things even more interesting, is the mother of the character you will be playing. Like… come on Firaxis, give us this game already, you can’t just leave us hanging now.

More Marvel’s Midnight Suns Details

A few more interesting facts about Marvel’s Midnight Suns for you:

  • Firaxis, the developer, is the maker of XCOM
  • Marvel’s Midnight Suns is a tactical RPG
  • You will be able to customize your character
  • You will form your own band of Avengers with the characters (and maybe more) named above
  • Marvel’s Midnight Suns will have choices that will affect the game (think Mass Effect)
  • You will complete missions

If all of this got you hyped, and you will definitely buy and play Marvel’s Midnight Suns when it gets released, then sign up for the Marvel’s Midnight Suns newsletter to receive an exclusive Blade Nightstalker Skin when the game gets released.

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