Daredevil for Game Boy Advance, based on the popular Marvel Comics character, is being published by Encore and developed by Griptonite Games. The "E" rated game is scheduled to arrive on store shelves in February 2003 and will retail for approximately $30.
"Daredevil fans, gamers, movie goers, and comic book enthusiasts are all eagerly anticipating the upcoming Daredevil movie and videogame," said Michael Bell, Encore's CEO. "This new website will give them their first look at the game's imagery and action with characters including Marvel Comics' Daredevil, Elektra™, the Kingpin™ and others. The momentum for Daredevil is building, and we are excited both about the franchise and the videogames we have in development, including this Nintendo Game Boy Advance version as well as versions for next-generation consoles launching next summer."
Daredevil Battles the Kingpin in New York's Hell's Kitchen
New York's crime gangs have escalated their activities to intolerable levels, and Daredevil is out to stop them. In this action-filled sidescroller, players get to be Daredevil as he fights his way through the underbelly of New York's Hell's Kitchen to defeat these criminals and their boss, the Kingpin. Daredevil will run, jump, fight and perform acrobatic maneuvers as he battles with the Kingpin, Elektra, Bullseye™ and the Sewer King, as well as ninjas and mafia thugs.
One of the game's unique features will be "Radar Sense," which allows players to "see" with Daredevil's four other super-keen senses. The game also features 23 levels set in gritty New York locations;15 characters and 6 bosses; Daredevil's signature billy club; and secrets and pick-ups including movie stills, alternate costumes and comic covers.
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