YouTube channel Obscure Gamers has revealed 18 minutes of footage from Radical Entertainment’s cancelled Spider-Man game, which was supposed coincide with the launch of Sam Raimi’s scrapped Spider-Man 4 film.
The video beneath is taken from the Xbox 360 construct. Alongside the Xbox 360, Spider-Man 4 was deliberate for launch on the PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii and DS, and PC.
“Unlike the Wii version that leaked before, this is based on a different engine, most assets/menus being recycled from the 2009 Prototype game,” Obscure Gamers wrote. Check out the footage beneath, which primarily exhibits Spider-Man swinging across the metropolis.
We’ve beforehand seen early screenshots of Spider-Man 4 courtesy of 3D atmosphere and prop artist, Wayne Dalton. According to Dalton, Radical Entertainment ended up “massaging” the challenge into Prototype 2.
An outline of the challenge supplied by Obscure Gamers reads:
Spider-Man 4 was a cancelled tie-in game for the cancelled movie of the identical title, Spider-Man 4. The film / game tie-in was set to launch on May 6, 2011, nevertheless points with Sony / Columbia brought about the movie to be cancelled and retooled as The Amazing Spiderman, which launched on July 3, 2012. Some builders of the challenge have said that the discharge date they have been knowledgeable of was as early as April 2011 and as late as January 2012, so it’s probably that it was largely undecided early on.
Development of Spider-Man 4 started someday in late 2008. Several growth studios pitched for the title, nevertheless, it was in the end given to Radical Entertainment, for growth on XBOX 360 / PlayStation 3 / PC. The growth of the Wii model was given to Eurocom, and growth of the Nintendo DS model was given to Vicarious Visions.
While the aforementioned challenge didn’t materialize, PlayStation house owners can proceed to take pleasure in Insomniac Games’ take on Spider-Man.