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Gamers play and develop their own comic-book mutant hero or villain in X-Men: Destiny. Set in the Marvel universe and featuring familiar friends and foes from Professor Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, the game focuses on an original character, Samuel Kamerhe -- a teenager whose mutant superpowers are just beginning to manifest. Players gradually custom-enhance their mutant special ability as they earn upgrades throughout the adventure.<br><br>Although the look and personality of the super-powered teen is predetermined in the backstory, their destiny is to be decided by the player -- one choice at a time. Players lead Samuel through a branching plotline, which ultimately has the young mutant choosing between the X-Men and Magneto's Brotherhood. Set in a future San Francisco, torn apart by a war between mutants and regular humans, the game's story features Cyclops, Wolverine, and several other well-known mutants and monsters from X-Men comics and movies. Samuel develops relationships with these established characters, depending on the actions of the player.
X-Men: Destiny (Nintendo DS, 2011)
$12.99 - $18.49