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Marvel Universe Online

Platform(s): PC, Xbox 360
Genre: Online Multiplayer
Publisher: Microsoft
Developer: Cryptic Studios

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'Marvel Universe Online' (X360/PC) Team Expanded With Comic Book Writer

by Rainier on July 17, 2007 @ 9:36 a.m. PDT

Marvel Universe Online players will be able to interact simultaneously in a truly unique atmosphere featuring all their favorite Marvel characters, creatures and villains. MUO will unite gamers in a cross-platform experience, allowing for Xbox 360 and Windows Vista users to play alongside one another.

"Having a creator like John on our side really demonstrates to our players -- present and future -- that we strive for authenticity when we bring a universe to life," said Michael Lewis, CEO of Cryptic Studios. "As a company, we are committed to hiring the most creative people in and out of the industry. It's all about delivering high-quality games that stay true to what both gamers and fans of the genre have come to expect from our studio."

Layman's comic credits include written work for several prominent Marvel Comics series, including Gambit, House of M: Fantastic Four, and Marvel Zombies vs. Army of Darkness. He is responsible for several creator-owned titles, including Puffed for Image Comics and Armageddon & Son for Oni Press. Layman also has several notable games to which he has contributed his writing, including Metroid: Hunters for the Nintendo DS and Marvel Trading Card Game for the PSP.

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