Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that the "Asgard" DLC character pack will be available for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
at the same time as the game's launch. This pack will include eight additional characters that are to be featured in the upcoming movie Thor: The Dark World
, which arrives in cinemas on October 30th. Currently there is no confirmation as to exactly who the characters will be, nor the expected price of the DLC.
To promote this announcement they have also produced a clever LEGO rendition of the movie's own poster, complete with the LEGO versions of Thor, Jane Foster, Loki, Odin, and Malekith:
Are you going to be at this year's New York Comic Con event? If so, be sure to check out the Marvel Video games panel, where developer Traveller's Tales will be showing off some of the new parts of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
and its characters. You might also be lucky enough to nab yourself some sweet Marvel loot! Just be sure to make it to the Javits Convention Center around 12:15pm on October 12th, and you're good to go.
By Odin's beard, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
will take the fight to the dark world (with the help of Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Hulk, Captain America, and Wolverine) when it arrives in stores for the Xbox 360 this month in North America and during November for Europe and the rest of the world. It will also be releasing for the Xbox One on November 22nd when the console launches.