New consoles, end-of-year releases, forever-updated tech and too many Monasteries to Raid has meant dolling out our next-gen review coverage for games throwing themselves around as examples of the new power ahead of us. Marvel's Spider-Man Miles Morales then presents itself as both a game swing away from what came before, to showcase that future, while also maybe holding itself back just a little too much.
If your Spidey sense is tingling, here's what that might be:
To that end, as a sequel it feels lite-on in the addition department. It’s pretty, has great voice-acting and an excellent story, but MM feels more separated from its different focuses. As if they were all plugged into a previous blueprint, but no one at Insomniac bothered to speak to an interior designer or Marie Kondo-type, leaving it all feeling kind of like a kit house, rather than your forever home.Click here for our full Marvel's Spider-Man Miles Morales review.
Actually looks really great. I am not a console gamer but one of my few very fond console memories was playing one of the really old Spidey games - I think on PS2 - and swinging through the city just had a great feel and flow to it. Looking at the next-gen version is super impressive and I'd love to give it a crack. As always, I hope there's a PC version but seems like this one is pretty solidly a PS exclusive?