Marvel’s tactical RPG focuses its new video on combat and the use of the different abilities of its characters.
Firaxis and Marvel They surprised us at Gamescom 2021 with a new video game based on their well-known superhero franchise that proposed a different approach to what we are used to. With a bet on him Turn-based RPG at the hands of those responsible for XCOM and with the entire staff of heroes and villains of the marvel universe.
The combat system will be strategy with cardsThe proposal seemed interesting and it was even more surprising when the creators themselves assured that the game I would not share the classic mechanics of the XCOM saga. Today we finally had a new trailer and with it a lot of new information about its system, which will be characterized by being based on card strategy.
We will have to choose three heroes and compose a deck of skill cards for them. We will draw a random hand at the beginning of the battle and our actions will be linked to it. These letters may be updated throughout the game. The environment will have an important weight in the battles, which combined with the skills of our cards, will determine our progress. We will can interact both with the environment and with our allies, with which we can carry out attacks and joint abilities.
No loot boxes or microtransactions to get new cardsThe relationships between characters will be a determining factor when fighting together in battle and will have a direct impact on the formation of our team, although we will not be able to form romantic relationships between them. We will also have a hero created by us that we can customize and that will be integrated into our cast of heroes. The game will feature an original story that will have Lilith as its main enemy.
Deck-building games always give rise to suspicions about the future monetization of the same and when knowing the system, many fans have expressed concern about the future management of content related to cards and decks. Nevertheless, the official account has responded clarifying that the card system you will not have loot boxes or microtransactions to get new cards, all microtransactions will be purely cosmetic and will not affect the balance of the game in any way.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns will be available in March 2022, for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.
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