The clock is winding down on the Planet Hulk season of Marvel Snap (Free), and shortly all our favourite gamma-powered buddies and their powerful buddies will probably be heading into the background once more. Which means we’ve bought a brand new season proper across the nook, and as normal the good of us at developer Second Dinner have given us all a sneak peek at what we are able to count on. The theme this time facilities across the Black Order, Thanos’ elite crew that really sort of bought punked out within the motion pictures. Hm. Effectively, I guarantee you, they’re often fairly powerful! Let’s undergo what we are able to count on to see when the Black Order season kicks off tomorrow.
As normal, the charming Ben Brode has completed a video that lays all of it out in comedic trend. In the event you’re within the temper and are capable of watch it, I like to recommend doing so. However I do know you’re in all probability sitting in a super-important assembly proper now attempting to appear like you’re not glancing at your telephone in between boring PowerPoint slides from the supervisor, so permit me to clarify all of it in reasonably discreet textual content and footage.
First up, the Season Go card. That’s the massive one, proper? For slapping down your $9.99 USD or equal, you’ll get entry to a wide range of goodies, however the chief amongst them is new card Black Swan. She’s a 2-Price 3-Energy card, and her On Reveal capacity makes it in order that till the tip of your subsequent flip, your 1-Price playing cards will as a substitute value 0. That… could possibly be fascinating. Off the highest of my head, I might see this capacity being an effective way to juice up Hit Monkey or just throw some late-game wrenches into the works. I assume we’ll see how individuals find yourself utilizing her.
Alright, on to the brand new weekly playing cards. You’ll as normal be capable of purchase these within the store you probably have sufficient tokens, or should you’re fortunate you may pull them from a weekly cache. The primary one is Supergiant, a 4-Price 5-Energy card with an On Reveal capacity that makes it so all playing cards performed subsequent flip don’t reveal till the sport ends. Use it to arrange your technique, or throw a wrench in your opponent’s plans. I’d instantly say it’s a robust weapon towards Destroy decks, however I can see it wreaking havoc with loads of others as nicely.
Subsequent, the ever-lovable Cull Obsidian. This huge boy comes packing a whopping 10 Energy at solely 4 Price, and I reckon you’re questioning what the catch is. Sure, there’s all the time a catch. Right here, it’s which you can solely play him the place you have got a 1-Price card positioned. However what should you have been to mix him with somebody like Zero? Hm. I’ve a sense I’ll be seeing a number of this man sooner or later, however he’s totally open to a agency Shang-Chi strike if he turns into an excessive amount of of an issue.
Corvus Glaive. One of many extra well-liked members of the Black Order, and some of the ridiculously blank-and-you’ll-miss-them to seem within the Avengers motion pictures. In Marvel Snap, he’s a 3-Price 5-Energy card with a fairly nifty On Reveal capacity. Once you play Corvus Glaive, you’ll discard two playing cards out of your hand and get +1 Max Power. Feed your Discard deck and acquire some power in addition! Not unhealthy. And an important accomplice for the final new card, Proxima Midnight. She’s a 4-Price 6-Energy card, and if she’s discarded she’s going to soar to your lowest-Energy location that has an open spot.
As for brand new areas, we’ve bought a few cool ones. Sanctuary II provides a random Infinity Stone to your hand. Identical to within the film! Bonus factors should you whip Hulk so laborious he hides for a whole movie afterwards. We’ve additionally bought the Black Vortex, and it’s a pleasant slice of chaos for many who take pleasure in such areas. The primary card you play on the Black Vortex will turn into a random 6-Price card.
As normal, we’ll have our new deck constructing information prepared after we spend a few days with the brand new Season Go card and see the way it works. Look ahead to that later this week. What do you consider this new season? Are you into it, or is it as boring as Cull Obsidian’s poetry? Be happy to pontificate within the feedback beneath and tell us each little factor you’re interested by, as normal.