New Amazing Spider-Man DLC Lets You Play as the Wall-Crawler’s…

Boy, was the Lizard ever annoying to fight in this summer's Spider-Man movie tie-in game. You, like me, may have wondered what it might be like to have all that reptilian power at your disposal. New DLC packs will let play as Spider-Man's arch-villain and his co-creator, too. » 9/25/12 9:30am 9/25/12 9:30am

The Schedule For the Next 10 Spider-Man Movie Reboots

For people over the age of 10, this year's Spider-Man movie re-boot seems to have emerged rather quickly. Wasn't it just a decade ago that we got the last "first" Spider-Man movie? It was.

Well, technically, it's been 3,714 days, which is closer to 10 years and two months. » 7/09/12 5:00pm 7/09/12 5:00pm

The only thing more depressing than the…

The Amazing Spider-Man Marketing Team Has it So Easy

I bet the folks that do public relations and marketing for innovative and thoughtful games like From Dust and Journey spend days and days brainstorming inventive ways to communicate complex ideas in ways that appeal to the consumer. Meanwhile The Amazing Spider-Man UK marketing team nipped off early after putting in an … » 6/29/12 8:30am 6/29/12 8:30am

The Amazing Spider-Man Film is… Well… Amazing!

Japan loves Spider-Man. I mean they LOVE him. It's not the same with other American superheroes—Batman, Superman, and most of the recent Marvel movies tend to do poorly in at the Japanese box office. Even Avengers » 6/25/12 8:00am 6/25/12 8:00am didn't get a major push in the Japanese media until after it proved to be a financial success in the…

Spider-Man's in a Rush in his Newest Gameplay Trailer

Not sure how I feel about "web rush" having seen this latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man. I'm sure everyone's going to call this a quicktime event mechanic, and that sequence where Spidey taps the stooge on the shoulder and then wraps him up does look scripted. » 5/20/12 1:00pm 5/20/12 1:00pm

Finally, The Amazing Spider-Man Game Swings Back to the Gorgeous…

Spider-Man had run out of web-fluid. That's what most people thought after playing the last web-slinging game from Activision. Spider-Man: Edge of Time met with harsh reviews and felt like a rushed, muddled time-traveling mess. Where was all the freedom, fans asked? And what about the speed? The evils of annualization » 3/14/12 1:00pm 3/14/12 1:00pm

Peter Parker Fights Marvel Comics' Horniest Super-Villain in This

Superhero movies flirt with distaster when they try to throw more than one antagonist at the main character. But, superhero video games? They thrive on that formula. So, in the first of what we have to assume will be many unveilings, Activision's rolling out a look at how old-school bad guy the Rhino will look in the… » 2/24/12 9:00am 2/24/12 9:00am

The Amazing Spider-Man Battles Berzerk Robots, Because Non-Beserk…

After two games that weren't exactly dripping with hot web-slinging action, developer Beenox takes things open world in the Amazing Spider-Man. How focused are they on swinging this time around? So focused that they haven't noticed they've stolen the plot from a Robocop move. » 12/10/11 9:15pm 12/10/11 9:15pm