Marvel Comics has a plethora of amazing and powerful female heroes. Many of whom are featured in their vast media lineup of shows, movies, comics, and video games. Now, Marvel is set to honor those female heroes with a “Women of Power” event spanning their entire video game lineup. As noted on the Marvel website:
“Marvel’s ‘Women of Power’ event celebrates some of the most popular heroes and villains in the Marvel Universe, bringing them together in a unique way for the first time,” said Peter Phillips, EVP/GM, Interactive and Digital Distribution, Marvel Entertainment. “By featuring these stories and characters throughout a single month, we’ve lined up one the most exciting events in the history of Marvel games.”
Here’s what is coming to Marvel’s game lineup:
- LEGO Marvel’s Avengers: Marvel will introduce Captain Marvel, Moonstone, and Poundcakes.
- Marvel Contest of Champions: New event quest featuring Ms. Marvel will become available. Players will also be able to add She-Hulk, X-23, and Ms. Marvel to their team.
- Marvel Avengers Academy: Several all-new female heroes will be added to the Avengers Academy student body.
- Marvel Puzzle Quest: Marvel’s new Women of Power variant covers will be available in-game.
- Marvel Future Fight: A new event featuring Proxima Midnight—one of Thanos’ most powerful generals—will be unlocked.
- Spider-Man Unlimited: Notable Spider-Women, including Silk, will get their own “special event.”
- Marvel Heroes 2016: The latest installment will add the ability “to team up with fan favorite Rescue and earn an enhanced power costume for American Dream.”