Today, SQUARE ENIX announced that the first of the new playable superheroes for Marvel’s Avengers will be available as part of the operation: Kate Bishop – A by IMA he December 8, 2020. In addition to a new superhero with Kate Bishop and the new chapter in the story of the game’s Avengers initiative, Operation: Kate Bishop – A by IMA of Marvel’s Avengers will introduce a powerful new villain: the Superadaptoid, who will challenge players with a combination of abilities and weapons that replicate the attacks of the Avengers.

The plot of A for IMA began with the new and enigmatic tachyon missions that began to appear on the war tables of the game several weeks ago. In A for IMA, Kate Bishop, a skilled archer and talented gymnast, reappears after investigating Nick Fury’s disappearance after his mentor, Clint Barton (aka Hawkeye), also disappeared after A-Day. As she unravels the mystery behind the sudden appearance of the time-altering tachyon cracks, she uncovers a new evil plan from IMA that will lead her to work with the Avengers again.

A for IMA’s story begins shortly after the end of the Marvel’s Avengers Gather Together campaign and is the first of two halves of Hawkeye’s story. Clint Barton’s Hawkeye will appear in early 2021 to complete this two-part story and make way for the next content in the Avengers initiative.

At this time, Marvel’s Avengers is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Stadia. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Marvel’s Avengers are backward compatible and can be played on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S.

Players who own the version of the game for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One will be able to obtain the version for the new generation without additional costs *. Those who make the move to the next generation will do so alongside their player profiles and progression to pick up where they left off. Additionally, cross-platform play will be enabled so that PS5 players can play with their PS4 friends, in the same way that Xbox Series X | S players will be able to play with Xbox One players.

Marvel’s Avengers It offers players a rich experience and combines the single-player mode focused on the Reunite campaign with the continuous warzone missions of the Avengers initiative, which take the Avengers around the world and beyond. Each mission in the Gather Together campaign is designed to showcase the unique abilities of one or more heroes, while missions in the Avengers initiative can be played individually with your AI group or with up to four players ** like any hero on the roster. of the player.

The narrative of Marvel’s Avengers will unfold with the addition of new stories with new heroes, villains, mission types, regions, items and much more at no additional cost to players when they have the main game. These stories will continue the narrative world of Marvel’s Avengers and will be accessible to new missions with the full roster of playable heroes.

* Free update is only available from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 5 or from Xbox One to Xbox Series X | S. To upgrade the physical copy of the PlayStation 4 you need a PlayStation 5 with a disc player. Physical copy of Xbox One requires Xbox Series X console.

** Internet connection required. Online multiplayer requirements for your platform apply.