X-Men Legends Announced for the PS2
Activision announced today X-Men: Legends for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, and GameCube. The game features more than 15 different characters, including Wolverine, Cyclops, Storm, Gambit, Beast, Colossus, and Nightcrawler. Characters will gain experience points that can upgrade into different skills, as each character's ability factors into the game's storyline. Also included is a four-player cooperative mode and specific multiple-character moves.
"X-Men: Legends is the first game to capture the complete essence of the X-Men by allowing players to control multiple characters that fight together as a team," states Larry Goldberg, executive vice president at Activision Worldwide Studios. "The game will blend the best parts of the movies and comic books in a fantastic new adventure that allows you to develop your specialized powers as you succeed through your missions."
X-Men: Legends is scheduled for a 2004 release.