Fans around the internet have praised Marvel’s Spider-Man for the LGBTQ representation throughout the game’s open-world New York City.
The open-world New York city gameplay in the new game features plenty of Marvel easter eggs and real-life landmarks. Fans have noticed lots of LGBTQ representation with pride flags all around the city and many have expressed their excitement over the detail of the game’s photo mode. There is no telling how many flags have been planted around the city but you can check out some of the fan reactions from Twitter below:
— Jacinda Chew (@jacinda_chew) September 8, 2018
— Chauncey Billions (@MrHowie96) September 11, 2018
Really love the Spider-Man game. They even put some pride there. Quality inclusion. pic.twitter.com/6NBD2ny0mK
— Zack Krenn (@KrennZack) September 10, 2018
— Rory Green (@greenro89) September 17, 2018
The new Spider-Man game shows so much growth and inclusion and progress for video games and just like in general. There are LGBTQ pride flags EVERYWHERE in this game. Thank you @insomniacgames 🤘🏻 pic.twitter.com/RfDlBZivp2
— Mitchell Goorhouse (@pringlepunk) September 15, 2018
spider-man lgbtq+ ally pic.twitter.com/HDaVFIjD57
— ☆ brody ☆ (@brr0dy) September 11, 2018
Spider-Man is an LGBTQ+ icon and we all know it! pic.twitter.com/iB9jOKtCSj
— jordan 🥑 (@JordanJory8) September 13, 2018
What is your favorite Easter egg from the new Insomniac game? Are you excited for the upcoming Black Cat DLC “The City That Never Sleeps”? Comment below!
Sony Interactive Entertainment, Insomniac Games, and Marvel have teamed up to create a brand-new and authentic Spider-Man adventure. This isn’t the Spider-Man you’ve met or ever seen before. This is an experienced Peter Parker who’s more masterful at fighting big crime in New York City. At the same time, he’s struggling to balance his chaotic personal life and career while the fate of millions of New Yorkers rest upon his shoulders.
Marvel’s Spider-Man is out now exclusively for the PlayStation 4.