CHARACTER SUMMARY: CYCLOPS (Scott Summers)

At long last we have made it to the mutants, and where better to start than the mono-ocular target of sibilant alliteration, the X-Men field team leader – Cyclops. What does the great visor’d one have to offer? Let’s see… STAMINA – With 6 stamina on his healthy side, Scott is no slouch in the…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: BULLSEYE (Benjamin Poindexter)

After what seems like several decades away from my keyboard I have returned triumphantly to discuss the next character in line, namely Bullseye. That’s all the intro you’re getting for now, let’s take a look! STAMINA – Benjamin has a respectable stamina of 5. MOVEMENT – A massively human medium. SIZE – A thoroughly human…

Year 1 Community Poll Results

In early November I sent out into the community ether a blog post with 20 questions pertaining to year 1 of the game, and gave readers the chance to vote on their favourite things. After just over a month of the polls being open, the results are in. For those of you who didn’t see…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: DAREDEVIL (Matt Murdock)

A firm fan favourite, the Man Without Beer Fear is, er, here… Sorry, bad rhymery. Let’s just get straight into his card before I come out with any further nonsense. STAMINA – 5, nice and solid. MOVEMENT – Another solitary tear runs down the cheek of each MCP player worldwide as we get yet another…

Year 1 Community Poll

So here we are, year 1’s releases of MCP have wrapped up with the Criminal Syndicate and year 2 approaches, bringing with it X-Men goodness and who knows what else. I thought that it would be interesting to send out a poll to see what the community has been enjoying from the game over the…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: TASKMASTER (Anthony Masters)

Like Britney Spears there is something which “I must confess.” Unlike Britney Spears my confession is not that “my loneliness is killing me”, but rather that Taskmaster is not a character with whom I am particularly familiar; all I know is that he can watch someone do something and then mimic it. This makes me…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: PUNISHER (Frank Castle)

Frank is on a mission, and that mission is PUNISH! Frank is a one man crime-fighting army, which might make one wonder how he might fit into a game all about teamwork. Let’s see shall we? STAMINA – Frank is one tough cookie, and this is represented by a most respectable stamina of 6. MOVEMENT…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: KINGPIN (Wilson Fisk)

Even bigger than Will Smith’s late 90’s album “Big Willy Style”, Big Willy himself himself is almost here. So, what does the Kingpin of Crime bring to the table? Let’s see. STAMINA – Fisk comes swinging straight out of the gate with a whopping 7 stamina. Big money for a big guy! MOVEMENT – Alas…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: ANT-MAN (Scott Lang)

Is it time for Hank Pym?  No, it’s Scott Lang o’clock!  We’ve seen what Wasp can do, now let’s see what Old Langy brings to the table! Before jumping in and looking at Scott’s character stats, we need to talk about a new mechanic called Transform.  As one might expect, Wasp and Ant-Man have abilities…

CHARACTER SUMMARY: GHOST RIDER (Johnathon Blaze)

It’s time to get full-on mystical as we take a look at the latest character reveal from AMG, Johnny Blaze himself. The mini is fearsome, but what about his abilities?! Let’s see! STAMINA – GR is big money right out of the gate with a whopping 7 stamina! He’s one healthy dude. MOVEMENT – Medium….