Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

Updated 08-16-2012
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Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

I've been watching Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth with a fair bit of curiosity. When announced as a Kinect title that would not be a tie-in to the recently released film, I put myself in media blackout mode in anticipation for my first chance to go hands-on with the game.

I got that chance recently, and imagine my surprise to see it come together as a fighting game. After a good amount of time with it, I can't honestly tell you folks I was impressed. The gameplay attempts to bring something different to the Kinect library, but too often it simply felt shallow.

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