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The Best Marvel Games Ever, Ranked

Updated September 4, 2020 14.1k votes 1.2k voters 14.6k views122 items

List RulesOnly games featuring Marvel characters.

If you're a fan of the comic books or the MCU, then you'll enjoy the best Marvel video games ever made. Featuring classic arcade games, Marvel fighting games, Lego Marvel games, and more, this list of all Marvel games includes old and new titles. What is the best Marvel video game ever? 

One of the most popular superheroes, Spider-Man has been featured many times in games. Some of the best Spider-Man Marvel games include Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, and the 2018 PS4 game, Spider-Man. If you're into X-Men games, you'll probably remember the beat'em-up arcade game X-Men, which featured characters, like Nightcrawler, Cyclops, and Wolverine. Marvel fighting games, like the Marvel vs. Capcom series, have consistently been favorites for fans of the genre. Other good Marvel games include the Ultimate Alliance series, which lets players assemble their own superhero teams or stick with the classic Avengers. 

Vote up the best Marvel video games of all time, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list. All PC and console games, including PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch, are here, as well as free Marvel mobile games.  

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    Spider-Man

    PS4

    Release2018

    DeveloperInsomniac Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Spider-Man is an action-adventure game based on the Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man,...  more
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  • Marvel: Ultimate Alliance2
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    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

    PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

    Release2006

    DeveloperRaven Software, Beenox, Barking Lizards Technologies, Vicarious Visions

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing

    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is an action role-playing game developed for PlayStation 2,...  more
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    Spider-Man 2

    PlayStation Portable, OS X

    Release2004

    DeveloperAspyr, The Fizz Factor, Backbone Entertainment, Treyarch, Activision

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Action game

    Spider-Man 2 is the name of various action games based loosely on the Spider-Man 2 film. They...  more
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  • Deadpool4
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    Deadpool

    PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

    Release2013

    DeveloperHigh Moon Studios (Activision)

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Deadpool is an action beat 'em up video game based on the Marvel Comics character of the same...  more
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  • Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions5
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    Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions

    PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

    Release2010

    DeveloperBeenox, Griptonite Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Platform game, Action game, Stealth game

    Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions is a video game featuring Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man....  more
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  • Lego Marvel Super Heroes6
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    Lego Marvel Super Heroes

    Android, iOS

    Release2013

    DeveloperTT Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game

    Lego Marvel Super Heroes is an action-adventure video game developed by TT Games and published...  more
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  • Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 27
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    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2

    PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

    Release2009

    DeveloperVicarious Visions

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing

    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 is a 2009 action role-playing video game, the sequel to Marvel:...  more
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  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine8
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    X-Men Origins: Wolverine

    PlayStation 2, Wii

    Release2009

    DeveloperRaven Software, Amaze Entertainment, Griptonite Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Action game, Beat 'em up, Hack and slash

    X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a 2009 hack and slash action-adventure game loosely based on the...  more
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  • Ultimate Spider-Man9
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    Ultimate Spider-Man

    GameCube, PlayStation 2

    Release2005

    DeveloperBeenox, Treyarch, Vicarious Visions

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Adventure, Beat 'em up, Superhero movie

    Ultimate Spider-Man is a video game based on the comic book of the same name by Brian Michael...  more
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    Spider-Man

    Microsoft Windows, Macintosh

    Release2000

    DeveloperAspyr, Edge of Reality, Gray Matter Interactive, Treyarch, Vicarious Visions

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Beat 'em up, Science Fiction

    Spider-Man is an action-adventure beat 'em up video game based on Marvel's Spider-Man...  more
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  • Spider-Man: Web of Shadows11
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    Spider-Man: Web of Shadows

    Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable

    Release2008

    DeveloperShaba Games, Amaze Entertainment, Treyarch, Griptonite Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Platform game, Action game, Adventure, Beat 'em up

    Spider-Man: Web of Shadows is a video game title encompassing three versions: a full-3D action...  more
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  • X-Men Legends12
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    X-Men Legends

    N-Gage, GameCube

    Release2004

    DeveloperRaven Software, Barking Lizards Technologies

    Genres (Video game)Console role-playing game, Action role-playing game, Action game, Role-playing video game

    X-Men Legends is an action role-playing video game developed by Raven Software and published...  more
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  • Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes13

    Release2003

    DeveloperBackbone Entertainment, Capcom

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Fighting game

    Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes is a 2000 fighting game developed and published by...  more
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  • Lego Marvel Super Heroes 214
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    Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2

    PlayStation 4, Xbox One

    Release2017

    DeveloperTT Games

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 is a Lego-themed action-adventure video game developed by...  more
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  • X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse15
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    X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse

    Microsoft Windows, Nintendo GameCube

    Release2005

    DeveloperRaven Software, Beenox, SuperVillain Studios, Inc., Barking Lizards Technologies

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing

    X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse is an action role-playing game developed primarily by...  more
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  • The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction16
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    Release2005

    DeveloperRadical Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Action game, Sandbox, Beat 'em up, Superhero movie

    The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction is a video game developed by Radical Entertainment...  more
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  • X-Men17
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    X-Men

    Arcade game, Xbox 360

    Release1992

    DeveloperBackbone Entertainment, Konami

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Beat 'em up

    X-Men is an arcade game produced by Konami in 1992. It is a side-scrolling beat 'em up based...  more
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  • Spider-Man18
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    Spider-Man

    GameCube, PlayStation 2

    Release2002

    DeveloperBackbone Entertainment, Treyarch

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Beat 'em up, Superhero movie

    Spider-Man is a beat 'em up video game based upon the Marvel Comics character, Spider-Man, and...  more
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  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 319
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    Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3

    PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

    Release2011

    DeveloperCapcom

    Genres (Video game)Fighting game

    Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It is an...  more
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  • Spider-Man: Edge of Time20
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    Spider-Man: Edge of Time

    PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

    Release2011

    DeveloperBeenox

    Genres (Video game)Platform game, Action game

    Spider-Man: Edge of Time is a video game developed by the Activision-owned developer Beenox,...  more
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  • Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage21
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    Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage

    Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Mega Drive

    Release1994

    DeveloperSoftware Creations

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Beat 'em up

    Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage is a side-scrolling beat 'em up game for the Super NES...  more
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  • The Amazing Spider-Man22
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    The Amazing Spider-Man

    Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3

    Release2012

    DeveloperBeenox

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Platform game

    The Amazing Spider-Man is an action-adventure video game, based on the Marvel Comics character...  more
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  • Lego Marvel's Avengers23
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    Lego Marvel's Avengers

    Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS

    Release2016

    DeveloperTraveller's Tales TT, Fusion

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Lego Marvel's Avengers is a Lego-themed action-adventure video game developed by Traveller's...  more
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  • Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds24
    131
    88

    Release2011

    DeveloperEighting Co., Ltd., Capcom

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Fighting game

    Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It...  more
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  • Marvel: Contest of Champions25
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    98

    Marvel: Contest of Champions

    Android, iOS

    Release2014

    DeveloperKabam

    Genres (Video game)Fighting

    Marvel Contest of Champions is a 2014 mobile fighting game developed and published by Kabam....  more
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