Spider-Man is a PlayStation exclusive character in Marvel's Avengers

By Sean Carey,
Following days of rumours and speculation, PlayStation and developer Crystal Dynamics have confirmed that Spider-Man will be coming to Marvel's Avengers as a PlayStation exclusive.

Marvel's Avengers Spider-Man PS4 exclusive

Speaking on PlayStation Blog, Crystal Dynamics' associate art director Jeff Adams says the web-slinger will be a free DLC exclusive for PlayStation 4 owners available after launch. Adams said, "We can't wait for you to add Spider-Man to your Marvel's Avengers roster in early 2021, and as we've promised before, he will be available at no additional cost to owners of the base game, exclusively on PlayStation."

It looks like Xbox players will miss out on more than just the character when Spider-Man comes to Marvel's Avengers. Crystal Dynamics has a special in-game event planned to introduce the character to the game, which comprises of several unique challenges for Spider-Man to take on that test his abilities "and yield some exciting results."

Marvel's Avengers launches on Xbox One, PS4 and PC on September 4th, 2020.
Sean Carey
Written by Sean Carey
Sean graduated from Southampton Solent University with a first-class honours degree in Journalism, which he uses to keep TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies topped up with gaming and industry news. When not scouring the web for the latest big story, you’ll find him tearing up the streets in Forza Horizon 5, or failing miserably in Call of Duty: Warzone.