The Game Awards 2018 promised surprise world premieres, and it lived as much as that promise straight away. In the Game Awards, Marvel Entertainment revealed Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order, a Nintendo Switch exclusive and the first original entry in the Marvel Ultimate Alliance series inside a decade.
In Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, players can take control over various Marvel heroes, from the Guardians within the Galaxy towards the X-Men to your Avengers, as they simply all combine efforts to steer clear of the Mad Titan Thanos with his fantastic deadly group referred to as Black Order from getting their practical the Infinity Stones.
Check from the first trailer for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order below.
As show up in the trailer, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order will feature similar gameplay towards the predecessors; it’s a Diablo-style action-RPG which has a focus on co-op. Plus like past Ultimate Alliance games, players are able to play co-op online and locally, with up to four players one console.
While Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 looks as a largely familiar experience to fans of the Ultimate Alliance franchise, that does not mean this does not have a new ideas. With the traditional camera perspective, this also features a new “heroic view” that provides a closer inspection with the action. This perspective will likely be available for Ultimate Alliance 3 players that happen to be playing through the game together using multiple Switch consoles.
More details on Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is predicted to come back in 2019. However, with the trailer released with the Game Awards, it’s already clear that the game will boast a very expansive roster. With the expected Marvel mainstays, some lesser-known characters might be spotted during the lineup too, such as Inhumans’ Lockjaw. Pick up, fans will expect more details on Ultimate Alliance 3, which will likely include more new character reveals.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order will launch in 2019, limited to the Nintendo Switch.