'Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3' is a giant virtual playground for Marvel stans

Get the Full StoryMarvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is a virtual playground where Marvel stans can live out all the scenarios that used to be the sole domain of action figures and imaginations. It couldn't have arrived at a better time.

It's been almost an entire decade since the last game in the series, not to mention a leap to a new publisher and developer. It's also a Nintendo Switch exclusive, and it's releasing in a world that's more Marvel-obsessed than ever. And yet, for all these changes, this is still the Ultimate Alliance fans know and love.

But what if you're not a fan? The "MUA" games pronounced "MOO-uh" , as longtime players fondly call them, take the best aspects of Marvel Comics the heroes and villains, and their range of powers and colorful costumes and fuse them with an action role-playing game that's basically superhero Diablo. Read more...More about Nintendo, Marvel, Marvel Comics, Team Ninja, and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3