It's summer, now traditionally the season of the superhero, so Ubisoft has released some new screenshots and a CG trailer of Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth to celebrate. There's also some cool key art from Marvel artist Leinil Yu.

Marvel Avengers is coming to Wii U later on this year and will give you the chance to get to grips with some of your favourite heroes and villains: Iron Man, Spider Man, Venom and Magneto are just a few of the 20 characters on offer. Expect motion controlled moves a-plenty.

It's not out until autumn 2012, so you've got plenty of time to get all your superhero garb together after you've looked at the media below. Now where did we leave our capes...?