Marvel Contest of Champions
Marvel Contest of Champions is a mobile fighting game that pits Marvel heroes against each other in brutal brawling combat. Players can collect numerous heroes from the Marvel universe, each with their own strengths, weaknesses, and unique special attacks.
Type: Mobile Action-Fighting
Release Date: December 11, 2014
Pros: +Accessible gameplay. +Fantastic graphics. +Huge roster of collectible characters.
Cons: -Over-simplified mechanics. -Character movesets lack variety.
Marvel Contest of Champions Overview
Marvel Contest of Champions is a free-to-play 2D fighting game on iOS and Android that features a large roster of collectible, upgradeable Marvel universe characters, including Captain America, Iron Man, Spider-man, Wolverine, and Star-Lord. Each character has unique special attacks that increase in effectiveness as the character is leveled or ranked up, which can be unleashed once the character deals or takes enough damage. The game's combat is similar to Injustice: Gods Among Us and Mortal Kombat, featuring simplified fighting controls that utilize taps and swipes to execute attacks in a 3D one-versus-one battle arena.
Marvel Contest of Champions Key Features:
- Brawler-Inspired Combat – fight an array of enemies one-on-one in intense twitch battles, unleashing special attacks and blocking to secure victory in PvE and PvP battles.
- Strategic Team Building – collect, level up, and manage teams of heroes and villains to receive synergy bonuses and prey on enemy weaknesses.
- Over 52 Marvel Heroes to Collect – recruit a mighty team of champions such as: The Hulk, Storm, Gamora, Deadpool, Magneto, and Winter Soldier.
- Join Friends in Alliances – form an Alliance with other players and take on quests together for awesome rewards.
- PvP Arena – fight 1v1 or 3v3 in the game's arenas, with new special quests constantly rotating throughout the week.
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Marvel Contest of Champions System Requirements
Operating System: iOS 7.0 or later, Android 4.0 or later
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Marvel Contest of Champions Additional Information
Platforms: iOS, Android
Writer: Sam Humphries
Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish
Release Date (iOS, Android): December 11, 2014
Marvel Contest of Champions was developed and published by Kabam, an interactive entertainment company located in San Francisco, CA. The company originally established itself as a social applications developer in the sports and entertainment industries, eventually moving on to freemium games for social networking and then in April 2015, shifting primarily to AAA mobile games. They are notable for having published a wide variety of games by different developers, including Realm of the Mad God and Wartune. Marvel Contest of Champions was developed by Kabam's Vancouver studio and has a story line written by Marvel Comics writer Sam Humphries. Upon the release of the Avengers: Age of Ultron film on May 1, 2015, characters and plot lines from the film were patched into the game to tie in with the rest of the Avengers universe and generate hype for the film. The game has been downloaded millions of times across its platforms and boasts a large population of active players.