If you’ve watched trailers for Marvel’s Avengers, you might assume it’s a straightforward story-driven single-player action game. And while you’re technically half-correct, there’s far more under the hood of this game than you might expect. In fact, Marvel’s Avengers has a multiplayer component that pushes the game into operating something more akin to a Destiny-like live-service experience complete with battle passes, challenges, and rare gear to collect.
As such, there’s a lot to cover and try to keep track of as you spend time playing through the early- and late-game hours Marvel’s Avengers. To help you succeed all across your journey, we’ve rounded up all of our essential guides, which include our beginner’s tips, hero guide, endgame explainer, and more.
If you’re more curious about the game’s quality, read editor Phil Hornshaw’s Marvel’s Avengers early impressions ahead of his final review. You can also check out our review roundup to see what other critics think about the game.
Essential Beginner’s Tips
We’ve put together a Marvel’s Avengers beginner’s guide with plenty of tips and insight around the game’s opening hours. In our guide, you’ll be able to learn more about what missions to get started on first, combat tips, which attack types to unlock on the skill tree, and much more.
Hero Guide: Which Avenger Is Right For You?
Marvel’s Avengers has six playable characters: Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Thor, Hulk, and Ms. Marvel. To help you understand what it takes to play them across both single- and multi-player, we wrote up a guide offering a general overlook around each Avenger to help you decide which one is right for you.
- Which Avenger Is Right For You? (Coming Soon)
We’re also compiling individual character guides around the most complicated Avengers to help you better grasp how they play. You can find what we have posted so far in the list below.
Endgame Explainer & Tips (Spoiler-Free)
As soon as you beat the main story campaign, you proceed to the endgame, which has you taking out the remnants of AIM’s influence across the world. In our Marvel’s Avengers endgame explainer and guide, we detail everything there is to know about the post-game portion, as well as some tips to help you make the best of your time saving the world as the reassembled Avengers. We’ve made sure to keep this as spoiler-free as possible, so you won’t be at risk of ruining what’s to come in the story.