Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order

Koei Tecmo Games, Nintendo

Fair Man
OpenCritic Rating
73
Top Critic Average
52%
Critics Recommend
Based on 85 critic reviews
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order

Rating Summary

Based on 85 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

73

Top Critic Average

52%

Critics Recommend

Based on 85 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Nintendo SwitchJul 19, 2019

Developer: Koei Tecmo Games

Publisher: Nintendo

The MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE series returns for the first time in 10 years—with a new action RPG—exclusively on the Nintendo SwitchTM system! Assemble your ultimate team of Marvel Super Heroes from a huge cast including the Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy, the X-Men, and more! Team up with friends to prevent galactic devastation at the hands of the mad cosmic tyrant Thanos and his ruthless warmasters, The Black Order. In this new storyline, heroes and villains unite in a race across the Marvel Universe to find the Infinity Stones before Thanos and The Black Order use them to unleash cosmic chaos. From Avengers Tower to the X-Mansion and beyond, every stop on the dangerous quest to thwart Thanos results in unexpected collisions of fan-favorite characters and iconic locations. Get closer to the action by shifting the view to an over-the-shoulder “Heroic Camera” perspective—a series first that offers a more immersive way to play single-player or multiplayer on up to four systems. Play online*, offline via local wireless, or simply pass a Joy-Con™ controller to a friend, so they can join your team. With another pair of Joy-Con controllers (sold separately), four players can team up on one system! The drop-in/drop-out co-op possibilities let players create their own “Ultimate Alliance” at will. Marvel Dream Teams – Assemble your dream team of Super Heroes from the Marvel Universe, each with their unique superpowers New Heroes – The Guardians of the Galaxy, Falcon, Scarlet Witch and more join the “Ultimate Alliance” for the first tim Original Story – Super Heroes and Super Villains battle Thanos and The Black Order across the Marvel Universe in this new original story Local and Online Multiplayer – The game can be played offline or online* with up to 4 players** on a single screen or using multiple systems Heroic Camera – In addition to the series’ traditional perspective, players can also select a dynamic, zoomed-in view, allowing for a more immersive play style for single-player or multiplayer when using multiple systems Multiple ways to play – Play with the Joy-Con controllers or the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Trailers

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MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order - Nintendo Direct 2.13.19 - Nintendo Switch

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MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order - X-Men Trailer - Nintendo Switch

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

With this surprise Switch exclusive, Nintendo has taken an old-school approach - for better and for worse.

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IGN

7.8 / 10.0
Tom Marks

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is a fun, if fairly simple, comic book beat-em-up that's enjoyable alone or with friends alike.

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Shallow, stupid, and very repetitive but as long as you play with friends there's a goofy charm to what is, for better or worse, the best Marvel team-up game in a long while.

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Come for the crunchy combat and stay for the seductive systems that will keep you playing long after the compelling campaign has been conquered.

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