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#HydraRising, Issue #3 – Rankings: The Rise of Red Skull Scenarios

Since the previous article focused so much on the campaign experience, this one will be focused on playing the scenarios as standalone games. They will be ranked in terms of how likely I think I am to come back to them in the future as more and more scenarios are released. It's going to be based on a combination of mechanics, difficulty, and how different they are from the other released expansions.

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#HydraRising, Issue #2 – Why Hydra? The Case for The Rise of Red Skull Campaign

This is the second article in our #HydraRising community crossover event. You can find many articles, videos, podcasts, and more centered on the new The Rise of Red Skull expansion from many different Marvel Champions content creators by searching #HydraRising on Twitter, Facebook, Discord, etc. For I Rebel’s part, we published an article comparing Hawkeye and Spider-Woman, this Why? article on the Hydra theme of the campaign expansion, and a forthcoming Rankings article on the included scenarios that will mostly focus on the standalone experience of those villains. For commentary on the expansion and campaign itself, and all other released product for the game, please check out our Marvel Champions Expansion Guide.

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#HydraRising, Issue #1 – Hawkeye vs Spider-Woman

This is the first article in our #HydraRising community crossover event. You can find many articles, videos, podcasts, and more centered on the new The Rise of Red Skull expansion from many different Marvel Champions content creators by searching #HydraRising on Twitter, Facebook, Discord, etc. For I Rebel's part, we will be publishing an article comparing the two heroes that come in The Rise of Red Skull, a Why? article on the Hydra theme of the campaign expansion, and a Rankings article on the included scenarios that will mostly focus on the standalone experience of those villains. For commentary on the expansion and campaign itself, and all other released product for the game, please check out our Marvel Champions Expansion Guide.

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Marvel Champions 1-Year Retrospective

The first year of releases is nearly complete. We have received two scenarios, six heroes, and on September 4th, we will get our first story box: The Rise of Red Skull. There is an incredible level of hype for Red Skull and the announced expansions following it, but before we get too far ahead of ourselves and start theory-crafting for cards we won't see for another six months. Let's take a minute to reflect on how far we have come and the current state of the game.

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Featured Build: The Immortal Steve Rogers

A Protection archetype that I've been referring to as an "immortal" build arrived on the scene with the Doctor Strange hero pack. This archetype is built around Unflappable and assisted by Desperate Defense from that pack. I actually started playing around with this kind of deck in Black Widow with Defensive Stance and her Synth-Suit, but now I don't feel like I even need that preparation card to achieve my goals.