‘Marvel United’- Less Than 24 Hours to Go!

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Punisher bio. Image by CMON.

It’s getting down to the wire on the Marvel United Kickstarter campaign…less than 24 hours to go. As of this writing, there are over 17,500 backers and the campaign just topped $2.3 million dollars.

What’s been going on in just the one day since my last update?

Update 3/2 – 3/3

Not long after the last update went live, Doctor Strange unlocked, with the Kickstarter exclusive Baron Zemo next up for stretch goals.

Doctor Strange. Image by CMON.

Soon, Zemo also unlocked, bringing with him the next stretch goal, the highly anticipated Punisher.

Baron Zemo. Image by CMON.

Even though there was $140K between Zemo and The Punisher, that stretch goal was swiftly funded and Frank Castle came out to play. Next up for the stretch goals would be Doctor Strange’s most iconic foe, the Dread Dormammu.

The Punisher. Image by CMON.
Dormammu. Image by CMON.

At the time of this writing, Dormammu has yet to unlock, but it’s getting really close. This stretch goal will be helped in no small part by an exciting announcement by CMON: after listening to backers’ feedback, the artist went back and resculpted Spider-Man for the Enter the Spider-Verse expansion.  Here’s the new look:

New Spider-Man sculpt. Image by CMON.
New Spider-Man sculpt. Image by CMON.

What a dynamic pose!  I’m sure this change made a lot of fans happy.

The clock is ticking down rapidly, but I’m sure that CMON still has a few surprises up their sleeves. Dormammu’s going to unlock soon, and who knows what could be coming next. The Marvel Universe is huge, and there’s still plenty of great heroes and villains yet to make an appearance in the game.

This will be my last post before the Marvel United campaign funds, so if you’d like to follow the final hours of the campaign, or back the game yourself, head on over to the Marvel United Kickstarter page.

Some of the latest stretch goals. Image by CMON.

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What Is Marvel United?

Marvel United is a game from CMON and Spin Master Games currently in a Kickstarter campaign. You can read more about it here.

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