IGN reviews Marvel: Ultimate Alliance, a “superhero-filled action-RPG” in which “players assume the roles of more than 20 Marvel Super Heroes.” Video after the jump.
As far as pick up and play RPGs go, Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is a keeper. It’s not devoid of technical or design flaws, but its combat system, customization options, interesting storyline, and multiplayer features make it a good choice for comic fans or role-playing newbies. Plus, in a sea of launch titles primarily made up of sports games, racers, and shooters, it’s a nice change of pace. In other words, it may not reinvent the wheel, but it still rolls