The second digital stream Avengers War Table of the second Marvel aired today provides an in-depth look at the game’s upcoming beta, a Fortnite collaboration, and Hawkeye as the first DLC.
The Avengers Marvel beta will contain several single player missions, as well as additional missions that can be played solo, or with your AI Avengers team and even in cooperation with four players.
In one mission, you will play as Hero Kamala Khan and connect with Hulk. The duo infiltrates an AIM base in the Pacific Northwest, which is JARVIS ‘last known location.
They will also travel to the War Zone in Russian to discover SHIELD secrets in an underground bunker.
During the stream, it was also announced that PS4 and Xbox One players will combine their Square Enix Members and Epic Games accounts and complete the three HARM-room beta challenges that will earn the Hulk Smashers Pickaxe with “bonus Hulkbuster style”; f ‘ Fortnite.
It was also revealed that one of the first heroes after the launch was Hawkeye as a free download. The character has the arc of his own story, and you’ll be able to embrace Hawkeye’s bow and arrowheads in missions either alone or in online cooperation.
Hawkeye’s story will “continue to advance the narrative of the entire Marvel Avengers world, and all new missions are accessible throughout the roster.
More information on this and additional post-launch content, including the new villain and other content debuting with Hawkeye’s story, will be available soon.
The Marvel’s Avengers beta starts on August 7 on PS4 for those who pre-ordered the game. It will run until 9 August. On August 14th, the beta will be available to all PlayStation 4 owners and runs through August 16th.
For those who have pre-ordered on the PC and Xbox One, the beta starts on August 14th and will run through August 16th.
Finally, on August 21st, the beta program will be open to all PC, PS4 and Xbox One users through August 23rd.
A Square Enix Members account will be required to play the beta. You can sign up here and when you do, you’ll be given Thor in-game.
Marvel’s Avengers will release on PC, PS4, and Xbox One on September 4. Game owners on current genuine consoles will get it for free on PS5 or Xbox Series X.