Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Confirmation and Characters

By François Chang

July 20, 2011

It has been rumored for a while that an expansion version of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 would be announced soon, and now, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 has been officially confirmed. The new game has been announced, and with 4 new characters to boot.

Returning to the Marvel vs. Capcom universe is Strider Hiryu, along with 3 new characters brand new to the series. These 3 new characters include Hawkeye, Ghost Rider and Firebrand. That’s two characters from Marvel and two from Capcom.

It should be noted that all the Marvel vs. Capcom 3 characters will be returning for this go, including DLC characters Jill and Shuma Gorath. Also, more characters will be announced in the future, so it looks like we will have to patiently wait for more characters. Again. Joy.

Continue reading to see all the new screenshots and characters for yourself.

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François Chang

Working on the DualShockers staff as both an editor and community manager since late 2009, François is absolutely no stranger to the videogame industry. He is a graduate from the City College of New York, and has his Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Advertising. His next step is to obtain his Master's degree at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. Before starting his career, François has been gaming since the age of 2 with Super Mario World, and he has never looked back since. Gaming may be his profession, but it has always been his passion.

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