Sony has finally announced the release date for the biggest game release of the year: Marvel’s Spider-Man 2.
Insomniac Games announced at Summer Game Fest that the studio’s third Spider-Man installment will be available exclusively for the PlayStation 5 on October 20, 2023.
Sony has also informed us that pre-orders for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 will go live on June 16, 2023, at all participating retailers and the PlayStation Store. In India, please inquire at your nearest Sony Center and online at various stores.
And the game has three editions: Standard, Digital Deluxe and the Collector’s Edition. The standard edition is expected to retail for Rs 4,999, and those who pre-order the game will receive an early unlock Arachknight Suit for Peter with 3 additional color variants, an early unlock Shadow Spider Suit for Miles Morales with 3 additional color variants, an early unlock Web Grabber gadget and 3 skill points.
Additionally, the Digital Deluxe version will be available for $79.99 and will include the game, all pre-order incentives, 10 suits (5 for Peter, 5 for Miles), additional photo mode frames and stickers, and 2 additional skill points. The Collector’s Edition costs $229.99 and includes a code for the Digital Deluxe Edition, a Steelbook case, and a 19-inch figurine featuring Spider-Men battling Venom.
In terms of availability, we cannot confirm the quantity of the Collector’s Edition that will be available. However, due to the limited availability of the God of War Ragnarok Jotnar Edition at launch, it’s possible that a similar scenario could play out for Spider-Man 2. To secure a copy, we recommend contacting your local Sony Center. to inquire about their booking process and reserve your copy.
According to Insomniac Games, the sequel will get better visuals, faster web swinging, PS5 3D audio, and instant character switching between the Spider-Men – Peter Parker and Miles Morales.
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 serves as the direct sequel to Spider-Man: Miles Morales and the 2018 classic – Marvel’s Spider-Man, which was remastered for the PS5 and launched in 2020 alongside Spider-Man: Miles Morales.