Which Variant Should I Complete First?

Summoners! One question I see quite often from progressing Marvel Contest of Champions Summoners, usually those in the middle of Act 5 exploration or newly Cavalier, is about when they should start to tackle Variant (Back Issues) content. Variant rewards offer a great way for Summoners to build roster depth. So which Variant should youContinue reading “Which Variant Should I Complete First?”

Around The Battlerealm – June 4, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Thursday, June 4, 2020. Schedule Notes: Round 1 of the 4* Mr. Fantastic and Howard The Duck Featured Arenas begin at 1pm EST. Kabam announced a buff to the Hotel M.O.D.O.K. store for Cavalier players. Katy Candy shows you how to easily beat Tigra inContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – June 4, 2020”

Around The Battlerealm – April 15, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Schedule Notes: The first 2 Weeks of the Baron’s War will close at 1pm EST, and then you will have the opportunity to Double Cross your Faction before opening Week 3. The Alliance Quest Series begins at 3pm EST, ending 100%Continue reading “Around The Battlerealm – April 15, 2020”

Variant 3 Polar Opposites – Recap & Guides

Summoners! If you’re looking to tackle Variant 3 – Polar Opposites, here is all the information you need to get started! Jump to Chapter Guides:Variant 3 Chapter 1.1 GuideVariant 3 Chapter 1.2 GuideVariant 3 Chapter 2.1 GuideVariant 3 Chapter 2.2 GuideVariant 3 Chapter 3.1 GuideVariant 3 Chapter 3.2 Guide Overall Impressions:If you’ve played through VariantContinue reading “Variant 3 Polar Opposites – Recap & Guides”

Variant 3 – Chapter 3.2 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Variant 3 Chapter 3.2. General Thoughts: Variant 3 ends of a high note with a fantastically entertaining final boss fight. While there are some difficult fights in the final chapter, nothing feels cheap for the Summoner, which is excellent. The difficulty of each lane is about even, so your choiceContinue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 3.2 Guide”

Variant 3 – Chapter 2.2 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Variant 3 Chapter 2.2. General Thoughts: This is an interesting chapter with a great boss fight, but this is also where it gets a bit harder to 100% the map, as defenders like Korg, Thing, Domino and Dormammu are present. MVP Champs: Sentinel, Warlock, Ghost, Doctor Octopus, Vision Global Nodes:+400%Continue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 2.2 Guide”

Variant 3 – Chapter 1.1 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Variant 3 – Chapter 1.1. General Thoughts:Only 3 paths in Chapter 1.1., that’s a great way to start! Either the left or right path can be considered an Easy Path. MVP Champs: Sentinel, Ghost, Stark Spider-Man, Warlock. Global Nodes:+400% Attack and Health BoostApex Manufacture: Sentinel gains Analysis Charges at 2xContinue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 1.1 Guide”

Variant 3 – Chapter 2.1 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Back Issues (Variant 3) Chapter 2.1. General Thoughts: I enjoyed Chapter 2.1. It has a good mix of challenges and an engaging boss fight which doesn’t feel cheap, despite the use of unblockable. I think this is one of the easier Variant 3 Chapters to 100%. MVP Champs: Sentinel, Warlock,Continue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 2.1 Guide”

Variant 3 – Chapter 1.2 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Back Issues (Variant 3) Chapter 1.2. General Thoughts: For easy paths, stick to the left side of the map. The right side has some problems that you’ll need to have specific counters for. MVP Champs: Sentinel, Warlock, Stark Spider-Man, Ghost Global Nodes:+400% Attack and Health BoostApex Manufacture: Sentinel gains AnalysisContinue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 1.2 Guide”

Variant 3 – Chapter 3.1 Guide

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Back Issues (Variant) 3 Chapter 3.1. General Thoughts:The two left paths offer straightforward “easy path” options, while the two on the right require more planning and a higher skill level. All the top tech options can do some solid work in this chapter. MVP Champs: Sentinel, Stark Spider-Man, Warlock, Ghost,Continue reading “Variant 3 – Chapter 3.1 Guide”