REDMOND, Wash .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –For the first time in the series, Loki joins the alliance as a playable character in the MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order game, according to information revealed at the Marvel Games panel at San Diego Comic-Con today. The game will be getting free updates, as well as a series of paid DLC packs. These revelations were made just before the July 19 launch of the Nintendo Switch game.

The panel announced that new characters could be considered as a part of a free update on Aug. 30, followed by a series of alternate outfits for the characters in the game after launch through Q1 of 2020.

With the paid Expansion Pass for $ 19.99, players get access to three exclusive DLC packs as they release. These packs, which will not be available for individual purchase, will include story content and playable characters from popular franchises like the Fantastic Four, X-Men and Marvel Knights. The first paid DLC pack is two to arrive at times this fall and will add Moon Knight, Blade, Punisher and Morbius to the playable roster of characters. Details about the two additional paid DLC packs will be announced in the future.

MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order involves a huge cast of Marvel Super Heroes that includes Spider-Man, Captain Marvel, Iron Man, Captain America, the Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy and X-Men, to name just a few. Players can team up with friends * to prevent galactic devastation to the hands of the mad cosmic tyrant Thanos and his ruthless warmasters, The Black Order.

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* Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode; sold separately.

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