It is no secret that Crystal Dynamics' Marvel's Avengers was met with a pretty mixed reception upon release.
Players were excited to see a new take on the Marvel universe from the developers behind the Tomb Raider reboot, but it was not what they had hoped for.
The story had great characterizations and was filled with heart, but the gameplay was filled with live-service elements and proved be very repetitive.
The title was not what Marvel fans wanted, and the game saw a huge decline in its player count after it launched. Square Enix branded it a commercial failure, and most players went elsewhere to get their superhero fix.Marvel's Avengers was marred with its live-service elements and repetitive mission structure, but there was a good game underneath.Read more on gamerant.com