Marvel MMO Future Revolution’s First Update Is Nice And Dark

A splash image for Marvel Future Revolution's Dormammu update, featuring Scarlet Witch, Ghost Rider, and more.

Two flaming heads on one particular splash picture?
Picture: Netmarble

Even though it’s been hardly a month considering the fact that its formal release, Netmarble’s multiverse-spanning mobile Marvel Comics MMO just acquired its first important update, giving gamers a new mystical realm to check out, 10 far more working experience concentrations to acquire, and a dread ruler of the Dark Dimension to smack down for equipment and glory.

Continuing to plumb the incredibly depths of the Marvel Universe, Future Revolution’s update introduces the Dread Dormammu, or Dormammu to his mates. Admirers of the Marvel cinematic universe will understand the identify if not the face, as a version of this practically 60-year-previous comics villain appeared in 2016’s dwell-motion Health practitioner Odd movie. In that film the evil ruler of the Senseless Kinds was reimagined as a large mystical pressure with a facial area. Long run Revolution portrays Dormammu closer to his comedian book counterpart.

Flaming headed and demonic, Dread Dormammu poses menacingly in a screen from Future Revolution.

That’s when glowing purple palms appear into play.
Screenshot: Netmarble / Kotaku

Comics Dormammu is part of Marvel’s flaming head contingent, which includes a number of Ghost Riders and Thor villain Surtur. As 1 of Physician Strange’s most impressive foes, Dormammu the god-king possesses adequate magic to make him incredibly irritating and unpredictable. Also, he’s the uncle of Physician Strange’s comedian book girlfriend, Clea, which must make family gatherings awkward.

With Dormammu will come a whole new in-sport adventure zone referred to as the Dark Area, a portion of the mashed-collectively Principal Earth that is bonded with a portion of the Darkish Dimension Dormammu calls dwelling. People who’ve completed the game’s tale missions and attained level 100 can now keep on their leveling progress all the way to 110 in this gloomy new space, culminating in a manager fight with the flaming head wizard himself.

These who haven’t arrived at the game’s previous large baddie, the super-highly effective, balding, bearded, and geriatric Hulk identified as Maestro, can nevertheless come across Dormammu in the video game as a random manager showing up often in three of the game’s decreased amount zones. I took my degree 100 Spider-Person to struggle a level 39 edition of the villain in the Xandearth location, and he went down like a chump.

Marvel heroes battle Dormammu in a screenshot from Marvel Future Revolution.

He practically went down also rapid for this screenshot, but I excel at getting pics of Spider-Man.
Screenshot: Netmarble / Kotaku

With Dormammu’s new zone arrive new stat-improving Omega Playing cards to acquire, and every single playable character can collect a exclusive Dim Dimension costume so they can costume up for a evening out in Evil Magic Town. Just about every character can also gather parts of a extravagant new Eyes of Osiris region costume. Here’s my Spider-Man modeling the Historic Egyptian-themed outfit.

Spider-Man wearing a black and jade Egyptian-themed costume from Future Revolution.

Swing like an Egyptian.
Screenshot: Netmarble / Kotaku

I have to confess, I was a minimal skeptical when my coworker Zack wrote that Marvel Foreseeable future Revolution was better set with each other than Sq. Enix’s huge-funds Marvel’s Avengers, but that was in advance of I performed the cell MMO obsessively each working day for a month. Mashing up bits of Marvel’s multiverse is usually a fantastic time. Additionally, the velocity of this update hopefully suggests that there will not be substantial gaps among new content material drops like other Marvel video games I could identify. All we will need now is a playable Black Panther and Marvel Potential Revolution will be golden.