Warner Bros. Games have just announced an impressive new line-up of characters for MultiVersus, as LeBron James is joining the game as soon as July 26, while Rick Sanches and Morty Smith are also officially coming but at a later date.
The new MultiVersus LeBron James character reveal shows him off in the same uniform he wears in the Space Jam: A New Legacy film.
The trailer shows off some of his gameplay and the studio describes him as the “ultimate teammate”. MultiVersus’ LeBron James can adapt to any playstyle and has some unbeatable basketball moves including dunks, alley-oops, and ball ricochets.
While LeBron will be available on day one of the MultiVersus open beta on July 26. Rick Sanches and Morty Smith from “Rick and Morty” are also officially now coming to the game, however, fans will have to wait for the beginning of Season 1, on August 9, 2022.
Brief description of MultiVersus and which characters are confirmed to be in the game:
MultiVersus is an all-new free-to-play platform fighter in development by Player First Games that introduces a team-based 2 vs. 2 format combined with an all-star cast of iconic characters, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Harley Quinn (DC); Shaggy and Velma (Scooby-Doo); Bugs Bunny and Tasmanian Devil a.k.a. Taz (Looney Tunes); Arya Stark (Game of Thrones); Tom & Jerry; Jake the Dog and Finn the Human (Adventure Time); Steven Universe and Garnet (Steven Universe); Iron Giant (The Iron Giant), LeBron James (Space Jam: A New Legacy); Rick Sanchez and Morty Smith (Rick and Morty), an extraordinary original creature named Reindog; and many more to come.
MultiVersus open beta will be available on July 26 for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. Players who purchase the Founder’s Pack can play the game’s Early Access right now.