Six years have gone by since the first Puzzle Quest game was released and since then the series has seen three games in total with one being a sequel and the other a spin off. What’s good to hear is that the game is back and this time around it comes with your favorite superheroes from Marvel Comics: Say hello to Marvel Puzzle Quest!
The reincarnation of Puzzle Quest that bears the Dark Reign storyline is coming to Android and iOS on October 3 as a turn based role playing game.
Ryan Penagos of Marvel Digital Media made the official announcement through a tweet from his account which was later backed by a post on Marvel’s website.
— Ryan Penagos (@AgentM) September 30, 2013
The first original game in the series since Puzzle Quest 2, Marvel Puzzle Quest will take you on a similar route as its predecessors, complete with its classic match three elements and a storyline to follow.
“In the wake of the Iso-8 outbreak, the super hero community struggles to recover. Taking advantage of the chaos, super villains take control of National Security (sic). Dark Reign follows these events that twist the destinies of both the heroes and villains of the Marvel Universe forever” reads the game description.
So far what we know about the game’s features is an extensive RPG leveling, a player vs. player mode and in-game cash rewards that could be used to upgrade your character for his/her power and abilities. Oh and of course Thor, Wolverine, Iron Man and company.
The game appears to be a free-to-play as of now for both Android and iOS, we shall be checking Google Play and Apple Store for more on that.