As part of his report on God of War actor Christopher Judge joining the game to voice T’Challa, THAT ONE mentioned that the expansion’s campaign would last 25 hours, which generated excitement (and some surprise) among fans of the game. According to HowLongToBeat, this would be more than double the base game’s campaign – and yes , unfortunately, it was too good to be true.
In a statement to IGN, a spokesperson for Square Enix wrote: “This is a misinterpretation of the article. The War for Wakanda brings the total story campaign length for Marvel’s Avengers to over 25 hours.
While Square Enix hasn’t clarified its standalone length, we can make an educated guess. HowLongToBeat lists the main Avengers campaign (no extras) at 11.5 a.m., Kate Bishop expansion at 4 a.m., and Clint Barton expansion at 2 a.m. If we’re charitable that its runtime is pure story content, that leaves the War for Wakanda expansion at 7.5 hours – which would make it the longest free addition to game history at this time. day.
Crystal Dynamics seems to be taking the opportunity to add Black Panther to Marvel’s Avengers with flying colors. Along with the casting judge, the studio brought in Rise of the Black Panther writer Evan Narcisse to help with the DLC and say this is an original version of Black’s story. Panther who will not take over the work done elsewhere.
“I want to double down on the idea that this is his own iteration of the Black Panther myth,” Narcissus said. “Even if you know the comics and can quote the film by heart, there will always be surprises. “
The War for Wakanda expansion will arrive in August as part of Marvel Aventers 2021 roadmap. Along with the new character and story, there will be new endgame content to keep players busy.