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Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon is a crossover fighting video game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. It is the seventh crossover fighting game in the Marvel vs. Capcom series. This video game has been released on April 3, 2020. Director Norio Hirose states that all of the playable characters from the previous Marvel vs. Capcom games are going to appear in this fighting game.

Gameplay

The gameplay of Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon is similar to the one from Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. Players must knock out the opposing team by repeatedly attacking the opponent and draining their health bar. Armageddon features 3-9 on 3-9 partner battles, similar to Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes and earlier installments in the franchise. Armageddon utilizes a "free-form" tag system, known as "Active Switch", which shares similarities with Marvel vs. Capcom 3's "Team Aerial Combo" system and Street Fighter X Tekken's "Switch Cancel" system. Players can immediately switch between their team members at any point, even while mid-air or during attack animations. This provides players with the abilities to create their own offensive or defensive assists through the tag system and form continuous combos between their two characters. As of August 22, 2019, this fighting game now features two more modes modes: Tournament and Survival. In Tournament Mode players compete on a single elimination tournament tree, while in Survival Mode, the player is forced to continue fighting until his/her characters' HP drops to zero.

Game Modes

  • Single Player
    • Arcade
    • Story Mode: World of Corruption
    • Survival
  • Versus (3-9 on 3-9)
    • 1P vs. CPU
    • 1P vs. 2P
    • CPU vs. CPU
  • Tournament Mode
  • Training

Playable Characters

MvCA CharacterSelect

The Character Select Screen (as seen in the Nintendo Switch version)

NOTE: Each Marvel and Capcom characters are classified on each number in order of their appearance in Capcom fighting games. Servbot is the only character from Marvel vs. Capcom 2 to not be playable, but has been paired up with Tron Bonne renaming the characters, "Tron Bonne & Servbot". According to the character selection screen, all characters go in order from the top of their appearance in Capcom games (with the exception of Wolverine and Ryu who are the only two main no. 1 characters to appear in the middle center of the screen and all other Capcom characters going from right to left). Characters who are highlighted in bold are new to Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon.

Marvel Characters Capcom Characters
  1. Wolverine
  2. Psylocke
  3. Colossus
  4. Cyclops
  5. Iceman
  6. Storm
  7. Omega Red
  8. Spiral
  9. Silver Samurai
  10. Sentinel
  11. Juggernaut
  12. Magneto
  13. Spider-Man
  14. Captain America
  15. Hulk
  16. Iron Man
  17. Blackheart
  18. Shuma-Gorath
  19. Doctor Doom
  20. Thanos
  21. Rogue
  22. Gambit
  23. Sabretooth
  24. War Machine
  25. Venom
  26. Cable
  27. Marrow
  28. Deadpool
  29. Super-Skrull
  30. Thor
  31. She-Hulk
  32. X-23
  33. M.O.D.O.K.
  34. Phoenix
  35. Dormammu
  36. Taskmaster
  37. Nova
  38. Ghost Rider
  39. Iron Fist
  40. Doctor Strange
  41. Hawkeye
  42. Rocket Raccoon
  43. Captain Marvel
  44. Ultron
  45. Gamora
  46. Black Panther
  47. Winter Soldier
  48. Black Widow
  49. Quicksilver
  50. Falcon
  51. Doctor Octopus
  52. Green Goblin
  53. Beast
  54. Emma Frost
  55. Daredevil (DLC)
  1. Ryu
  2. Ken
  3. Chun-Li
  4. Charlie Nash
  5. Dhalsim
  6. Zangief
  7. Cammy
  8. M. Bison
  9. Akuma
  10. Dan
  11. Sakura
  12. Morrigan
  13. Captain Commando
  14. Mega Man
  15. Strider Hiryu
  16. Jin Saotome
  17. Roll
  18. Ruby Heart
  19. Amingo
  20. SonSon III
  21. Guile
  22. Anakaris
  23. Felicia
  24. Baby Bonnie Hood
  25. Jill Valentine
  26. Hayato
  27. Tron Bonne & Servbot
  28. Chris Redfield
  29. Dante
  30. Trish
  31. Amaterasu
  32. Viewtiful Joe
  33. Albert Wesker
  34. Arthur
  35. Nathan Spencer
  36. Zero
  37. Crimson Viper
  38. Mike Haggar
  39. Hsien-Ko
  40. Vergil
  41. Phoenix Wright
  42. Firebrand
  43. Frank West
  44. Nemesis T-Type
  45. X
  46. Jedah Dohma
  47. Sigma
  48. Monster Hunter
  49. Jon Talbain
  50. Saki
  51. Sōki
  52. Donovan & Anita
  53. Juri
  54. Leon Kennedy
  55. Ingrid (DLC)

Others

  • Mii Brawler (Nintendo Switch version)
  • Mii Swordfighter (Nintendo Switch version)
  • Mii Gunner (Nintendo Switch version)

Boss Characters

NOTE: Boss characters can be challenged on each stage in story mode. In survival mode, one boss (excpect the Mar-Com Corruptor) will be shown at random after beating at least nine stages.

Boss Character Stage
Abyss Chamber of the Abyss
Apocalypse Apocalypse Now
Galactus Fate of the Earth
Mar-Com Corruptor (Final Boss) Mar-Com Core
Onslaught Realm of Onslaught
Ultron Sigma Xgard

Stages

NOTE: All of the playable stages are shown from the past Marvel vs. Capcom games. The alternate stages from MvC2 and MvC3 can be unlocked by playing on each correct stage 10 times. With new stages added as of March 30, 2020, there are now a total of 61 stages to choose from.

New Stages

  • Marvel vs. Capcom World Stadium
  • Stark Industries
  • Genosha
  • Mephisto Realm
  • Crowded Street
  • Wily Castle
  • Aensland Castle
  • Mar-Com Core

Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes

  • Avengers Headquarters
  • Blue Area of the Moon
  • Dr. Wily's Military Base
  • Headquarters of Evil
  • Honda's Bathouse
  • Live House of the Dark Realm
  • Neo St. Petersberg
  • Rooftop of the Daily Bugle
  • The Cliff of Desolation

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

  • Rocky Desert
    • ALTERNATE: Sunset Desert
  • Clown Circus
    • ALTERNATE: Clown Circus (Alternate)
  • Water Cavern
    • ALTERNATE: Lava Cavern
  • Icy River
    • ALTERNATE: Rocky River
  • Deserted Swamp
    • ALTERNATE: Deserted Swamp (Alternate)
  • The Flying Airship
    • ALTERNATE: The Flying Airship at Night
  • Clock Tower
    • ALTERNATE: Snowy Clock Tower
  • Industrial Factory

Marvel vs Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

  • The Daily Bugle
    • ALTERNATE: City That Never Sleeps
  • Metro City
    • ALTERNATE: Days of Future Past
  • Kattelox Island
    • ALTERNATE: Bonne Wonderland
  • Demon Village
    • ALTERNATE: Demon Village Redux
  • Hand Hideout
    • ALTERNATE: Shadowland
  • Asgard
    • ALTERNATE: Asgard: Sea of Space
  • S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier
    • ALTERNATE: S.H.I.E.L.D. Air Show
  • Tricell Laboratory
    • ALTERNATE: Chaos at Tricell
  • Danger Room

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

  • A.I.M.BRELLA
  • Abel City - Sigma's Lab
  • Avengers Tower
  • Dark Kingdom
  • Knowmoon
  • New Metro City
  • Valkanda
  • Xgard

Others

  • Training Room
  • Nintendo Land (DLC, Nintendo Switch version)
  • New Donk City Hall (DLC, Nintendo Switch version)
  • Great Plateau Tower (DLC, Nintendo Switch version)

Story Mode: World of Corruption

Three years after the defeat of Ultron Sigma, Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon features the story mode called Story Mode: World of Corruption where the player can travel through the story, awakening the fighters who were turned into red (for Marvel characters) and blue (for Capcom characters) shadow fighters, completing many stages, missions and winning mini-games to defeat the almighty Mar-Com Corruptor (literally, the Marvel-Capcom Corruptor) who threatens to corrupt the worlds of the Marvel and Capcom universes so that it can combine them into one corrupted planet. As the final boss since Arcade mode, the Mar-Com Corruptor gains a true form after absorbing all of the infinity gems and the spirit crystals of the past bosses from each Marvel vs. game, whom the player must defeat. The Mar-Com Corruptor can use a variety of special moves used by each boss (such as Onslaught's Mighty Hand, Apocalypse's Spiked Mace and Abyss' Giant Abyssal Flame (used from his third and final form) and can use the power of the infinity gems. In its true form, it can also summon shadow fighters (which refers to Galactus summoning cosmic clones) to attack the player.

Infinity Gem Powers

NOTE: As of Marvel Super Heroes, each infinity gem has their own unique power. The Mar-Com Corruptor can use some of its powers that Thanos uses to attack the player. The Light and Dark crystals were added to the Mar-Com Corruptor to enhance the battlefield when facing it.

  • Power - Boosts the player's attack power. The same thing happens for the Mar-Com Corruptor.
  • Reality - Creates projectiles the attack the opponent. The Mar-Com Corruptor can use it to create miniature drones of himself which fire lasers at the opponent
  • Space - Creates a super armor that boosts the player's defense power. The same thing happens for the Mar-Com Corruptor.
  • Soul - Recovers a bit of the player's HP. The Mar-Com Corruptor can trap the player in its mouth to absorb his/her HP.
  • Time - Boosts the player's speed. The Mar-Com Corruptor can use it to either slow down the player's movement or reverse his/her movement controls.
  • Mind - Recovers the player's hyper combo gauge by 2. The Mar-Com Corruptor can use it to drain all of the player's hyper combo gauge.
  • Light - Only for the Mar-Com Corruptor. Creates a binding light that stuns the player for a short time.
  • Darkness - Only for the Mar-Com Corruptor. Shrouds the player in a blackout, making it harder for the player to see.

Mii Fighter Customizations

Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon has a new feature called Mii Fighter Customization where it can be found in the Main Menu of this game.

For a list of customizations for the Mii Fighters, see List of Mii Fighter Customizations in Marvel vs. Capcom: Armageddon.

Cast

Character Voice Actor
Abyss Xander Mobus
Anita Yui Ishikawa (JPN)
Cherami Leigh (ENG)
Akuma Taketora (JPN)
Richard Epcar (ENG)
Albert Wesker Jōji Nakata (JPN)
D. C. Douglas (ENG)
Amingo Takashi Nagasako
Anakaris Norio Wakamoto (JPN)
Christopher Bevins (ENG)
Announcer Matthew Sizemore
Apocalypse Jamieson Price
Arthur Tetsu Inada (JPN)
Dan Woren (ENG)
Baby Bonnie Hood Saori Hayami (JPN)
Cristina Vee (ENG)
Beast Kevin Michael Richardson
Black Panther James Mathis III
Black Widow Laura Bailey
Blackheart Paul St. Peter
Cable Dave Wittenberg
Cammy Miyuki Sawashiro (JPN)
Caitlin Glass (ENG)
Captain America Brian Bloom
Captain Commando Kōsuke Toriumi (JPN)
Kirk Thornton (ENG)
Captain Marvel Grey DeLisle
Charlie Kōsuke Toriumi (JPN)
Mike McFarland (ENG)
Chris Redfield Hiroki Tōchi (JPN)
Roger Craig Smith (ENG)
Chun-Li Fumiko Orikasa (JPN)
Laura Bailey (ENG)
Colossus Nolan North
Crimson Viper Mie Sonozaki (JPN)
Michelle Ruff (ENG)
Cyclops Nolan North
Dan Toshiyuki Kusuda (JPN)
Ted Sroka (ENG)
Dante Toshiyuki Morikawa (JPN)
Reuben Langdon (ENG)
Daredevil Matthew Mercer
Deadpool Nolan North
Dhalsim Daisuke Egawa (JPN)
Christopher Bevins (ENG)
Doctor Doom Paul Dobson
Doctor Octopus Christopher Corey Smith
Doctor Strange Liam O'Brien
Donovan Wataru Takagi (JPN)
Keith Silverstein (ENG)
Dormammu Phil LaMarr
Emma Frost Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
Falcon Bumper Robinson
Felicia Kana Asumi (JPN)
G. K. Bowes (ENG)
Firebrand Shohei Yamaguchi (JPN)
Ian James Corlett (ENG)
Frank West Rikiya Koyama (JPN)
T.J. Rotolo (ENG)
Galactus Jonathan Adams
Gambit Phil LaMarr
Gamora Vanessa Marshall
Ghost Rider Fred Tatasciore
Green Goblin Ben Diskin
Guile Hiroki Yasumoto (JPN)
Travis Willingham (ENG)
Hawkeye Chris Cox
Hayato Toshiyuki Morikawa (JPN)
Grant George (ENG)
Hsien-Ko Saori Hayami (JPN)
Cindy Robinson (ENG)
Hulk Fred Tatasciore
Iceman Yuri Lowenthal
Ingrid Ayumi Fujimura (JPN)
Trina Nishimura (ENG)
Iron Fist Loren Lester
Iron Man Eric Loomis
Jedah Dohma Isshin Chiba (JPN)
David Kaye (ENG)
Jill Valentine Atsuko Yuya (JPN)
Kari Wahlgren (ENG)
Jin Saotome Yūki Kaji (JPN)
Xander Mobus (ENG)
Jon Talbain Daisuke Ono (JPN)
Vic Mignogna (ENG)
Juggernaut Fred Tatasciore
Juri Eri Kitamura (JPN)
Jessica Straus (ENG)
Ken Yūji Kishi (JPN)
Reuben Langdon (ENG)
Leon Kennedy Toshiyuki Morikawa (JPN)
Nick Apostolides (ENG)
M. Bison Norio Wakamoto (JPN)
Gerald C. Rivers (ENG)
M.O.D.O.K. Wally Wingert
Magneto Tom Kane
Mar-Com Corruptor Keith Silverstein
Marrow Tara Strong
Mega Man Yū Kobayashi (JPN)
Mona Marshall (ENG)
Mii Fighter (Brawler, Swordfighter & Gunner) Yūji Kishi (Voice 1)
Umeka Shōji (Voice 2 & 12)
Takashi Ōhara (Voice 3)
Ayumi Fujimura (Voice 4)
Ryōtarō Okiayu (Voice 5)
Makiko Ōmoto (Voice 6)
Michihiko Hagi (Voice 7)
Minami Takayama (Voice 8)
Hideo Ishikawa (Voice 9)
Kimiko Saitō (Voice 10)
Kiyoyuki Yanada (Voice 11)
Mike Haggar Kiyoyuki Yanada (JPN)
Matt Riedy (ENG)
Monster Hunter Atsuko Tanaka (JPN)
Melissa Hutchison (ENG)
Morrigan Rie Tanaka (JPN)
Siobhan Flynn (ENG)
Narrator Peter Cullen
Nemesis T-Type Damon Dayoub
Nova Ben Diskin
Omega Red Paul St. Peter
Onslaught Ian Carmine
Phoenix Jennifer Hale
Phoenix Wright Kōsuke Toriumi (JPN)
Sam Riegel (ENG)
Psylocke Grey DeLisle
Quicksilver Sean Chiplock
Rocket Raccoon Trevor Devall
Rogue Ashly Burch
Roll Misato Fukuen (JPN)
Christine Marie Cabanos (ENG)
Ruby Heart Atsuko Tanaka (JPN)
Lani Minella (ENG)
Ryu Hiroki Takahashi (JPN)
Kyle Hebert (ENG)
Sabretooth T.J. Storm
Saki Yōko Honna (JPN)
Veronica Taylor (ENG)
Sakura Misato Fukuen (JPN)
Brittney Lee Harvey (ENG)
Sentinel Jim Ward
Servbot A Marina Inoue (JPN)
Erica Lindbeck (ENG)
Servbot B Eriko Nakamoto (JPN)
Cherami Leigh (ENG)
Servbot C Nana Mizuki (JPN)
Alexis Tipton (ENG)
She-Hulk María Canals-Barrera
Shuma-Gorath Vic Mignogna
Sigma Mugihito (JPN)
Chris Tergliafera (ENG)
Silver Samurai Keone Young
Sōki Yūji Kishi (JPN)
David Vincent (ENG)
SonSon III Mayumi Iizuka (JPN)
Alex Cazares (ENG)
Spencer Takaya Kuroda (JPN)
Dameon Clarke (ENG)
Spider-Man Robbie Daymond
Spiral Grey DeLisle
Storm Susan Dalian
Strider Hiryu Yūji Ueda (JPN)
T.J. Storm (ENG)
Super-Skrull Charlie Adler
Taskmaster Steven Jay Blum
Thanos Isaac C. Singleton Jr.
Thor Rick D. Wasserman
Trish Atsuko Tanaka (JPN)
Danielle Burgio (ENG)
Tron Bonne Mayumi Iizuka (JPN)
Tara Platt (ENG)
Ultron Jim Meskimen
Venom Andrew Morgado
Vergil Hiroaki Hirata (JPN)
Daniel Southworth (ENG)
Viewtiful Joe Tomokazu Seki (JPN)
Darrel Guilbeau (ENG)
War Machine David Vincent
Winter Soldier Scott Porter
Wolverine Steven Jay Blum
X Kentaro Ito (JPN)
Ted Sroka (ENG)
X-23 Tara Strong
Zangief Kenta Miyake (JPN)
Peter Beckman (ENG)
Zero Ryōtarō Okiayu (JPN)
Johnny Yong Bosch (ENG)

Trivia

  • This is the first Marvel vs. Capcom fighting video game to:
    • Have this game to be released on a Nintendo system.
    • Have all playable characters (excluding Norimaro, from the Japanese version of Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter) to appear from the past Marvel vs. Capcom games, although players can still customize the Mii Brawler to look like Norimaro in the Nintendo Switch version.
    • Feature the Mii Brawler, Mii Swordfighter and Mii Gunner, the three Mii Fighter variants from Super Smash Bros. 4 and Ultimate in this game.
    • Feature Customizations for the Mii Fighters in the Mii Fighter Customization menu.
    • Have all stages return from the past Marvel vs. Capcom games (excluding the ones from Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter and X-Men vs. Street Fighter).
    • Feature Tournament and Survival Mode, where these modes can be found on the main menu.
    • Feature a total of three DLC stages in this game.
    • Have alternate costumes return from Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.
    • Have the Infinity Stones return from Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, but with minor adjustments.
    • Have the Duo Team Attack feature return from Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes.
    • Have all bosses return from each Marvel vs. game.
    • Feature the new final boss, the Mar-Com corruptor, who is nether a Marvel or a Capcom character.
    • Feature three character endings instead of one at the end of Arcade Mode.
    • Have voice lines in a character's ending in Arcade Mode.
    • Have a narrator (voiced by Peter Cullen) to voice the opening sequence and Story Mode of this game.
    • Feature alternate colors based on hidden characters from Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes.
  • Stages from Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter and X-Men vs. Street Fighter are not present in this fighting game.
  • Roll and Ingrid's character themes are instrumental versions during gameplay.
  • Cammy is playable in her classic costume from Super Street Fighter II. Her Alpha Costume can be purchased as a DLC costume.
  • Sakura and Juri are playable in their default costume from Street Fighter V. Their classic costume can be purchased as a DLC costume.
  • Dormammu and Ghost Rider's Headgears for the Mii Fighters only include crystals.
  • War Machine is the only Marvel character to be based on Iron Man.
  • As of July 15, 2019, Servbot is the only character to not be playable and was replaced with Sōki from Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams. Although, he can still be paired up with Tron Bonne.
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