I also pre-ordered this game. It's gonna be sweet.
Story whise it sounds kinda interesting, but for once, I'm actually interested
in the fighting. I do like the controls. I'm guessing the exchange does
something different for each character. Never played a tag team game though, so
learning which team is best against another will be interesting for me to say
On Jan 25, 2011, at 1:35 AM, Clement Chou wrote:
> So now that the game is less than a month away from release, I figured I'd
> post some stuff about how the games works, as a fighting game player and as
> someone who's been wanting this game for years... gameplay first though.
> Marvel Vs. capcom 3 is going to be 3 on 3 like marvel vs. capcom 2. For those
> who don't know, 3 on 3 does not mean six-player action. You choose a team of
> three characters, and you duke it out with another team of three. You play
> until one team has been eliminated all the way. The trick is, as you play you
> can tag characters in and out, so you can strategize who you want to use
> when. The gameplay is fast, but not quite as fast as MVC 2. However, it still
> may take some time to get used to the game if you aren't used to that speed.
> I urge everyone not to make this a turnoff though, as getting used to how
> fast MVC play can be is not as bad as it seems. The game will feature the
> usual special moves along with super flashy hyper combos aka super moves that
> you can perform. The super meter has five bars this time around, and each
> character will have what are called two level 1 supers and one level 3. These
> take up one level of your meter and three, respectively.
> The controls in marvel vs. capcom 3 are as follows: three attack buttons and
> a fourth button known as the exchange or e button. This button is used for
> launching opponents into the air for an air combo as well as being used to
> tag partners in and out. A list of the buttons follows:
> A: light attack
> B: medium attack
> C: heavy attack
> E: exchange button.
> A, B, C and e are how the buttons are going to be listed in faqs and guides.
> This game has at least 30 characters, with probably more to be revealed.
> Capcom characters will have the option for english or japanese voice acting,
> and marvel characters will posess english only. I will list as many of the
> characters as I remember, and for the capcom characters I will list what
> series they are originally from. Marvel characters will only have their
> names, as I'm not as knowledgeable about comics as I would like to be.
> Capcom lineup:
> Akuma: Street fighter
> Chun li: street fighter
> Ryu: Street Fighter
> Morigan: Darkstalkers
> Felicia: darkstalkers
> Dante: Devil May Cry
> Trish: Devil May Cry
> Chris Redfield: Resident Evil
> Viewtiful Joe: from the viewtiful joe series
> Albert Wesker: Resident Evil
> Tron-bon: Megaman
> Crimson Viper: Street Fighter
> Zero: Megaman
> Mike Hagger: Final fight
> Marvel Lineup:
> Captain America
> Spider Man]
> Iron Man
> DR. Doom
> Phoenix / dark phoenix
> That's all I can think of for now... enjoy the info... and when I get the
> game on the day of release, expect a recording!
> PS: for all those concerned about learning hard inputs for moves, fear not.
> There is a simple mode for those players who just want to jump right in and
> play. One button will be assigned to regular attacks, one for special moves
> and one for hyper combos. This will be opposed to the standard fighting game
> fare of quarter circle motions, dragon punch motions, etc.
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