Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat

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Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat
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Developer(s) Griptonite Games
Publisher(s) THQ
Composer(s) Mick Gordon
Series Marvel Super Hero Squad
Platform(s) Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Release date(s)
  • NA November 15, 2011
Genre(s) Art, Fighting, Beat 'em up
Mode(s) Single-player

Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat is a video game that uses the uDraw GameTablet, developed by Griptonite Games, and published by THQ. The game is the third in the Marvel Super Hero Squad franchise, acting as the sequel to two video games Marvel Super Hero Squad and Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet. It was released on November 15, 2011 for the uDraw GameTablet, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Nintendo Wii game systems.[1]

Based on characters from Marvel comic books such as Thor and Iron Man, Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat revolves around Doctor Doom and his minions planning to find a way into the real world to steal the uDraw Tablet and use it to take over the comic book universe.

Gameplay[edit]

Four squad members (from left to right) Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Falcon

Designed to be played with the uDraw GameTablet, the tablet helps players with attacks, weapons and barricades. Players use the stylus pen to draw their own attacks in order to stop Doctor Doom and his evil cohorts.[2]

Players choose from 10 "Squaddies" based on characters from Marvel comic books, including Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Wolverine, Falcon, Scarlet Witch, Invisible Woman, Reptil, Hulk, and for the first time, Squirrel Girl. Players also solve unique puzzles using the tablet to defeat Doctor Doom. Major Marvel Comics antagonists such as Doctor Doom, MODOK, Abomination and Red Skull are portrayed as the main villains of the Comic Combat.[3]

Featured Locations include the S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier, the Baxter Building, the Vault and the Sanctum Sanctorum.[1] Shaking the uDraw GameTablet will cause a massive in-game earthquake. The game includes a total of six comic book-designed stages and additionally players can earn "hero points", that can be used to upgrade all ten characters.[4]

Development[edit]

Audio[edit]

All original voice actors/actresses reprise their roles. Charlie Adler reprises his role as main antagonist, Doctor Doom. Alimi Ballard and Dave Boat voice Falcon and Thor. Steven Blum voices both Wolverine and Abomination. Antony Del Rio and Mark Hamill voice Reptil and Red Skull. Tom Kenny voices three characters consisting of Captain America, Iron Man and MODOK. Tara Strong voices all female characters: Invisible Woman, Scarlet Witch and Squirrel Girl. Travis Willingham provides the voice of Hulk.

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