Around The Battlerealm – October 13, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Wednesday, October 13, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Act 7.3 will be released at 1pm EST. Summ(on)er Camp ends at 1pm EST. Incursions Milestones reset at 2pm EST.

RichTheMan shared his picks to counter the Cosmic Eclipse Quest.

Karatemike and 4Loki take on X+K9 in Alliance War, and Mike takes along his new Rank 3 Spider-Man 2099 to battle a Mojo boss.

-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 12, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Tuesday, October 12, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Server Maintenance begins at 11pm EST and will last up to 4 hours.

Vega breaks down a new rotation to use when playing Guillotine.

Simula67 solos 6.2.2 Mister Sinister with Anti-Venom.

-Dano357

Champion Release Schedule – Anti-Venom and Knull

Summoners!

If you are looking to acquire Anti-Venom and Knull in Marvel Contest of Champions here are some important dates to mark on your calendar. Please note that Kabam can make changes to the Arena and Basic Pool release schedules, and all these dates are based off my understanding of their champion release process.

Anti-Venom

10/14/21 – 1st Arena
1/11/22 – 6-Star Featured Crystal
2/8/21 – 5-Star Featured Crystal
3/8/22 – Basic Pool (Projected)
4/7/22 – Basic Arena (Projected)
4/19/22 – 6-Star Basic Pool

Knull

10/28/21 – 1st Arena
1/11/22 – 6-Star Featured Crystal
2/8/22 – 5-Star Featured Crystal
3/22/22 – Basic Pool (Projected)
4/19/22 – 6-Star Basic Pool
4/21/22 – Basic Arena (Projected)

-Dano357

Contest Realm Podcast – Episode 75 – Special Live Return of the Podcast

Summoners!

It’s Episode 75 of the Contest Realm Podcast! In this episode Rich & I discuss the latest MCOC update, fallout from the October Side Quest, the Deadpool event, and recap season one of What If.

-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 11, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Monday, October 11, 2021.

Schedule Notes: The Summoner Sigil Solo Event, Gold Quest, items on a 7-day timer, and the Featured Crystals in the Black-ISO Market reset at 1pm EST. Round 2 of the Miles Morales/Thor Ragnarok/Gamora/Guillotine Selector Basic Arena and Jabari Panther Featured Arena begin at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability ends at 2pm EST. The Alliance Quest Series begins at 3:15pm EST. The Alpha Arena begins at 6pm EST.

The Contest Realm Podcast is back! Check out episode 75 on Youtube.

Karatemike and 4Loki battle DSVG in an alliance war that featured Mike’s Hercules taking on a Weapon X boss.


-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 10, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Sunday, October 10, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Sunday Arenas begin at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability begins at 2pm EST. Alliance Quest enlistment begins at 3pm EST.

Brian Grant breaks down the Summoner Showdown and what it means for the future of the solo competitive gamemode coming to MCOC.

Simula67 solos Abyss Darkhawk with Anti-Venom.

-Dano357

The Week Ahead in MCOC – October 10-16, 2021

Summoners!

Next week in Marvel Contest of Champions brings us the release of Act 7.3, the cutoff for AW Season 29 rewards eligibility, and the official debut of Anti-Venom.

Alliance Wars Seasons
We are currently in the Alliance War Season 29. Rewards eligibility locks on Friday, October 15 at 6pm EST and Season 29 concludes on October 26.

For daily updates and the latest news, please follow @FrontlineMCOC on Twitter.

View Full MCOC Calendar

Full Roster Availability (No AW/AQ): 100% Champion Availability starting at 2pm EST on Sunday, October 10 at 2pm EST through Monday, October 11 at 2pm EST.

Sunday, October 10: Sunday Arenas begin at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability begins at 2pm EST. Alliance Quest enlistment begins at 3pm EST.

Monday, October 11: The Summoner Sigil Solo Event, Gold Quest, items on a 7-day timer, and the Featured Crystals in the Black-ISO Market reset at 1pm EST. Round 2 of the Miles Morales/Thor Ragnarok/Gamora/Guillotine Selector Basic Arena and Jabari Panther Featured Arena begin at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability ends at 2pm EST. The Alliance Quest Series begins at 3:15pm EST. The Alpha Arena begins at 6pm EST.

Tuesday, October 12: Server Maintenance begins at 11pm EST and will last up to 4 hours.

Wednesday, October 13: Act 7.3 will be released at 1pm EST. Summ(on)er Camp ends at 1pm EST. Incursions Milestones reset at 2pm EST.

Thursday, October 14: Round 1 of the Omega Red Basic Arena and Anti-Venom Featured Arena begin at 1pm EST. The Quickmatch gamemode will be retired at 1pm EST. The Tier 4 Basic Arena begins at 6pm EST.

Friday, October 15: The cutoff for Alliance War Season 29 rewards eligibility is at 6pm EST. You must be in an alliance and play 5 wars with the alliance you end the season with to receive season rewards.

Saturday, October 16: No Schedule Updates.

Looking for more content from Frontline: MCOC?

How the October 2021 Side Quest Works

100% Roster Availability Windows for October 2021

MCOC Release Notes v32.3 – October 2021

-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 9, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Saturday, October 9, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Marauder Crystals expire at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability ends at 2pm EST.

Day of the Deadpool is here!

Kabam Ein was the latest guest on XN Interviews.

Kingslayer pits Thor vs Thor Ragnarok in a Damage Race.

-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 8, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Friday, October 8, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Incursions Milestones reset at 2pm EST. 100% Roster Availability begins at 3pm EST, following the conclusion of the Alliance Quest Series.

Anti-Venom reviews and videos are now live! Check out what Seatin, Karatemike, Kingslayer, and Simula67 had to say about the latest champion to join the Contest.

If you still have questions about how to obtain the Summoned Symbiote, RichTheMan has the answers.

-Dano357

Around The Battlerealm – October 7, 2021

Summoners!

Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Thursday, October 7, 2021.

Schedule Notes: Round 1 of the Jabari Panther Basic Arena and Miles Morales, Gamora, Guillotine, Thor (Ragnarok) Selector Featured Arena begin at 1pm EST.

Need help understanding October’s Side Quest? Check out my blog post on the event and the latest video from RichTheMan.

Kabam posted the release notes for Act 7.3, including reward information. Act 7.3 will be released on October 13.

Old Sarge has a spreadsheet breakdown for the October Cavalier Event Quest.

Vega shared a guide for Scarlet Witch Sigil.

Kam takes 3-Star Anti-Venom against Realm of Legends Wolverine.

-Dano357