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Move aside, Captain America. Calm down, Hulk. This is a job for Stan Lee!
The legendary creator, who’s made cameo appearances in other video games, finally debuts as a playable character — with super-powers! — in the upcoming LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, alongside the likes of the X-Men, Thor, Rocket Raccoon, J. Jonah Jameson and Howard the Duck. To promote Lee’s new, expanded role, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games have released a new trailer featuring the Man in LEGO and human forms.
“I think my super-power is luck,” Lee admits in the video. “I think I’m very lucky to be in this game.”
Arriving Oct. 18 in North America for PC, Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo 3DS, DS and PlayStation Vita, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes begins with the Silver Surfer is knocked out of the sky, and his surfboard scattered into “cosmic bricks” that are scattered across the globe. Because of the blocks’ immense power, Nick Fury calls upon the heroes of the Marvel Universe to find them before they can fall into the wrong hands.