Chapter Guide – Variant 6 Chapter 1.1 – “Something Amiss” – Bring Your Villains

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Variant 6, Chapter 1.1 “Something Amiss” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: Welcome to Variant 6, which is the “Villains Variant.” Non-#Villain attackers suffer large penalties in this Variant, so you should hold off on attempting this Variant until you have a handful of strong Villain champions that areContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Variant 6 Chapter 1.1 – “Something Amiss” – Bring Your Villains”

Chapter Guide – Book 2 Act 7.1.6 – Remix – Return of Ice Phoenix

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 7.1.6 “Remix” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: It’s the final chapter of Act 7.1. This chapter features 3 more “Mash-Up” Bosses, including the return of Ice Phoenix. While long-time players may still have nightmares from her debut, she’s actually the easiest of the three since there areContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Book 2 Act 7.1.6 – Remix – Return of Ice Phoenix”

Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.6 – Defiance – Hidden Roadblock

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 4.2.6 “Defiance” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: This map features a Joe Fixit boss, but the big defender to watch out for is actually a hidden Magneto on Lane 7 with permanent regen. Make sure you have a counter for him on your team as he canContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.6 – Defiance – Hidden Roadblock”

Chapter Guide – Book 2 – Act 7.1.5 – Mashup – They’re Back

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 7.1.5 “Mashup” in Marvel Contest of Champions General Thoughts: The “Mashup” champs from M.O.D.O.K.’s lab are back! These champs bring some added variety and a little bit more difficulty to Act 7.1. Best Champs: Blade, Doctor Doom, Stark Spider-Man, Sentinel, Ronan, Archangel Restrictions: Only 5-Star & 6-Star Champions GlobalContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Book 2 – Act 7.1.5 – Mashup – They’re Back”

Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.5 – Dark Presence – Level 45

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 4.2.5 “Dark Presence” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: For this chapter you have Gambler’s Fate to deal with as a Global Node. This isn’t a terribly difficult node, but it’s random so you never know what is going to happen. It’s good to have Willpower active soContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.5 – Dark Presence – Level 45”

Chapter Guide – Book 2 Act 7.1.4 – Usurp – Weapon X

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 7.1.4 “Usurp” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: The Act 7 design philosophy continues here and is quite entertaining. Somehow, the designers actually managed to create a fun Aspect of War path! Overall, I think Act 7.1.4 is defined by the Weapon X boss, which is the mostContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Book 2 Act 7.1.4 – Usurp – Weapon X”

Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.4 – Asgard’s Champion – Level 44

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 4.2.4 “Asgard’s Champion” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts:Act 4.2.4 will give you some more practice with Link Nodes. All the Link Nodes in section 1 point to the Vision Age of Ultron Mini-Boss and all the Link Nodes in section 2 point to the Moon Knight Boss.Continue reading “Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.4 – Asgard’s Champion – Level 44”

Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.3 -Straight Outta Queens – Global Nodes

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 4.2.3 “Straight Outta Queens” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts:Act 4.2.3 introduces the concept of Global Nodes to the Story Quest. Global Nodes operate similarly to regular Link Nodes, except they apply to every fight on the map. If you defeat a Global Node, it is removed justContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.3 -Straight Outta Queens – Global Nodes”

Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.2 – The Guillotine Drops – Level 43

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 4.2.2 “The Guillotine Drops” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts: When you get into Act 4.2.2 you’re going to see more of the purple Link Nodes. Most of the links are simple Attack, Health, or Armor boosts so they shouldn’t roadblock you. The one fight to really beContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Act 4.2.2 – The Guillotine Drops – Level 43”

Chapter Guide – Book 2 – Act 7.1.3 – Recycle – Blazing Along

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Act 7.1.3 “Recycle” in Marvel Contest of Champions. General Thoughts:This is another enjoyable quest in Act 7.1. I didn’t have too many problems, as once again it comes down to reading the nodes and proper team construction. Best Champs: Void, Venom, Kingpin, Mephisto, Human Torch Restrictions: 5-Star & 6-Star ChampionsContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Book 2 – Act 7.1.3 – Recycle – Blazing Along”