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 – August 31, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Monday, August 31, 2020. Schedule Notes: Round 2 of the 4-Star Basic Thing and Dragon Man Featured Arenas at 1pm EST. Summoner Sigil Owners, your Solo Event, Gold Quest, and items on a 7-day timer and the 5-Star Featured Crystal in the Black-ISO Market resetContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 31, 2020”

Around The Battlerealm – August 24, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Monday, August 24, 2020. Schedule Notes: Round 2 of the 4-Star Basic Mojo and Thor Featured Arenas at 1pm EST. Summoner Sigil Owners, your Solo Event, Gold Quest, and items on a 7-day timer and the Legendary Crystal in the Black-ISO Market reset at 1pmContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 24, 2020”

Chapter Guide – Variant 5 – Chapter 1.1

Summoners! Here’s my guide for Chapter 1.1 “La Fleur du Mal” of Variant 5 “Blood & Venom.” General Thoughts: Welcome to the long-awaited Variant of Back Issues #5, Blood and Venom. If you are unfamiliar with the setup for this Variant, you can only bring in Mystic champions, #Spider-Verse Heroes, and #Symbiote. Thankfully, beyond theContinue reading “Chapter Guide – Variant 5 – Chapter 1.1”

Around The Battlerealm – August 15, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Saturday, August 15, 2020. Schedule Notes: No schedule notes. Kabam released v28.0.2, a hotfix build, to fix login crashes and an issue with the SP3 tutorial. Deep Dive into Dragon Man with Dorky Dave. Lagacy ranks the Top 5 Skill Champs. Karatemike takes out VariantContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 15, 2020”

Around The Battlerealm – August 13, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Thursday, August 14, 2020. Schedule Notes: Round 1 of the 4-Star Basic Gambit and Air Walker Featured Arenas begin at 1pm EST. 100% Roster Availability ends at 3pm when the Alliance Quest Series begins. Changes to Map 7 and the Mixed-Map Ticket Fix also goContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 13, 2020”

Around The Battlerealm – August 12, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Wednesday, August 12, 2020. Schedule Notes: 100% Roster Availability all day! Week 3 of the Summoner Smackdown Boss Rushes and Back Issues #5 – Blood and Venom release at 1pm EST. Check out Katy Candy’s latest livestream for some Magneto CCP Beta gameplay. Seatin hasContinue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 12, 2020”

Around The Battlerealm – August 11, 2020

Summoners! Here’s your Marvel Contest of Champions news brief for Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Schedule Notes: Storm Pyramid X enters the Basic Pool at 1pm EST. Incursions Milestones reset at 2pm EST. 100% Roster Availability beginning at 2pm EST. Kabam announced the quest details and the rewards (which received a nice buff) for Variant 5Continue reading “Around The Battlerealm – August 11, 2020”

The Week Ahead in MCOC – August 9-15, 2020

Summoners! Next week in Marvel Contest of Champions features the debut of Air Walker and the release of Variant 5 – Blood and Venom! I hope you and your family are staying safe during these difficult times. Alliance Wars SeasonsWe are currently in the Alliance War off-season. Season 20 will begin on Wednesday, August 19th.Continue reading “The Week Ahead in MCOC – August 9-15, 2020”

August 2020 Update v28.0 Release Notes

Summoners! Here’s some info to get you prepped for what’s happening in Marvel Contest of Champions next month. Expect to see the v28.0 update available for download around August 3. Read the Full Release Notes. NEW CHAMPIONS A former member of the Nova Corps, Gabriel Lan is now infused with the Power Cosmic (thus makingContinue reading “August 2020 Update v28.0 Release Notes”