Marvel’s Midnight Suns: Release Date, Platforms, Everything We Know

After a huge period of anticipation and waiting, there is finally some new information about Marvel’s Midnight Suns, and here’s everything you need to know about it.

Developed by Firaxis Games in conjunction with the comic book franchise, Marvel’s Midnight Suns presents a tactical RPG set in the dark side of the canonical universe. While the game was originally intended to launch in the second half of 2022, multiple delays have pushed it back.

That said, let’s dive in and check out everything recently revealed about the upcoming RPG, including some of our favorite superheroes from Marvel comics.


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the glutton in the midnight sun of wonder

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Play as the Wolverine in Marvel’s Midnight Suns.

Does Marvel’s Midnight Suns have a release date?

For now, Marvel’s Midnight Suns again has no fixed release date. Initially, the game was revealed with a March 2022 release target, but that soon fell through. After much speculation, a release date of October 7, 2022 was subsequently set. However, that secondary date also missed the mark.

As developers revealed on August 9, Midnight Suns was delayed again. Now there is no specific date as the team is focusing on a split release instead.

First up, gamers on PC, Xbox Series X | S and PlayStation 5 will be able to join “later this fiscal year”, while those on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch will participate at “a later date”.

Marvel’s Midnight Suns Game Editions

Here are the four different editions of the game that you can pre-order, along with the in-game perks they’ll give you:

doctor strange in the midnight sun of miracle

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Doctor Strange is all set to reveal his dark side in the dark setting of Marvel’s Midnight Suns.

Platforms

Here’s a list of all the platforms and consoles you can play Marvel’s Midnight Suns on:

  • PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5
  • Xbox Series X|S
  • Xbox One
  • PC (Steam and Epic Games Store)

Apart from these, the game is also coming to the Nintendo Switch platform. However, there is no confirmed date or time period as to when that could happen. That said, if you’re using any of the aforementioned platforms and are eagerly awaiting Marvel’s Midnight Suns, you might want to consider pre-ordering the game.

An image of Captain American, Iron Man, Captain Marvel and Doctor Strange from Marvel's Midnight Suns

Team up with a host of heroes in Marvel’s Midnight Suns.

Gameplay

Marvel’s Midnight Suns is a tactical strategy RPG with turn-based combat. At the start of each encounter, players are given a deck of cards adapted to the team of heroes they brought with them on each mission. They will have to use these cards creatively to deal damage, use skills and unleash ultimate hero attacks to win battles.

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The game’s protagonist, known as The Hunter, is a fully customizable character who will team up with a range of superheroes from the Marvel universe over the course of the game.

The core gameplay loop will be split between completing missions and spending time in the in-game hub, The Abbey, where players can explore, upgrade and get to know their superhero partners.


So there you have it – that’s all there is to know about the upcoming Marvel strategy title. For more information on upcoming releases, check out our release pages for the following.

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