Games Inbox: Spider-Man 2 best video game opening ever

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 – off to a good start (Picture: Sony) The Tuesday letters page wishes there was a new Batman game to rival Spider-Man 2, as one reader extols the virtues of Sea Of Stars. To join in with the discussions yourself email Nice way to startI think any gamer would agree Uncharted … Read more

Now Spider-Man 2 is out the PS5 has no new exclusives scheduled and that’s crazy

The release schedules are suddenly looking very empty (pic: Sony) A reader is dismayed to realise Sony has no major first party exclusives currently scheduled and there’s no hint when more might arrive. A Reader’s Feature a few months ago pointed out that it is now over two years since Sony announced a new single-player, … Read more

Spider-Man 2 director defends its length – says it’s worth £70

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 – has the game’s 30 hour run time put you off from buying it today? (Picture: Sony) The director for Spider-Man 2 weighs in on the game length versus price debate and refuses to even hint at what Insomniac’s doing next. There has been some debate over whether Spider-Man 2’s £70 price … Read more

Spider-Man riding a T rex – it’s the injection of multiverse mayhem that Marvel needs

Up until recently, the most illusively enticing thing about newly discovered, long-lost, unmade movie scripts was that we would never get to see them on the big screen. Instead, fans were encouraged to dream of their own adaptations, based only on minuscule, nebulous glimpses of the detritus of Hollywood’s best laid, unfinished plans. But these … Read more

Spider-Man 2 day one patch fixes progression blocking bug

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 – the opening sequence in particular is touched up with the patch (PIcture: Sony) Although it’s not mandatory, the bug fixes and quality of life additions make Spider-Man 2’s day one patch worth downloading. While Insomniac Games has already promised that Spider-Man 2 is completely playable from start to finish without needing … Read more

Games Inbox: The best Nintendo Switch game, Super Mario Bros. Wonder weekend, and Spider-Man 2

Super Mario Bros. Wonder is out now (Picture: Nintendo) The Friday letters page gets very excited about the prospect of the Switch 2, as readers offer suggestions for fixing an Xbox Series S. To join in with the discussions yourself email A good weekendWell, it’s Thursday afternoon as I write this, and I am … Read more

Spider-Man 2 top tips and tricks for new players – how to fight and web swing

Spider-Man 2 – a lot has changed (Picture: Sony) PS5 exclusive Spider-Man 2 is out now but whether you know the original or not our guide will help get to grips with all the new features. Barbenheimer may have set the movie world alight this year but because video game companies are so bad at … Read more

Spider-Man 2 won’t need an online update to play – New Game+ will be DLC

Spider-Man 2 – after all the leaks this game has had, it’s surprising Sony didn’t keep a portion off the disc (Picture: Insomniac Games) Although you are encouraged to download a patch before playing, Insomniac says Spider-Man 2 is completely playable without it. Although they shouldn’t need them, there have been many instances of single-player … Read more

Games Inbox: Spider-Man 2 and the best console graphics ever

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 – best graphics ever? (Picture: Sony) The Wednesday letters page hopes that Activision will go back to making non-Call Of Duty games, as one reader looks forward to playing Daytona USA 2. To join in with the discussions yourself email Bonus featureI’m very much looking forward to Spider-Man 2 on Friday, … Read more

‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ Sets Netflix Premiere Date

‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ Sets Netflix Premiere Date

EXCLUSIVE: After a stellar run in theaters that saw it come in as the highest-grossing film in the history of Sony Pictures Animation, Sony’s Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse has set its Netflix premiere date. One of the top grossers of the year at a take of over $690M worldwide, the film bows in the U.S. … Read more

Spider-Man 2 Puddlegate is over as Insomniac celebrates ‘next gen puddles’

The nightmare is over (Picture: Twitter) Arguing about how realistic puddles are should finally be a thing of the past, as everyone agrees Spider-Man 2’s are very good. If some fans had had their way Spider-Man 2 wouldn’t be out this week; instead, it would’ve been delayed in order to create more realistic puddles when … Read more