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How to Update MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order

Instructions for how to update MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order.

On 23 December 2019, a new software update for this software became available for download. Please take a moment to download and install this update while your Nintendo Switch console is connected to the internet.

Additional Information:

  • Save data will still be available for use after downloading the update.
  • If the console is connected to the internet, the update will download and install automatically.
  • Updating to the latest version will disable wireless matchmaking for local multiplayer with players using an earlier version.

Complete These Steps:

  1. Connect the Nintendo Switch console to the internet.
  2. Return to the HOME Menu and launch the game.
  3. The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.
  4. Once the update is installed, the newest version number will be displayed on the title screen.

Update Details:

Click the version number below for information about the update. Each update also includes all previous updates.

Version 3.0.0 (Released 23 December 2019)

Downloadable Content

Now supports paid DLC, Rise of the Phoenix. Purchase to enjoy the following content:

  • New DANGER ROOM mode. New Gauntlets have also been added.
  • Added new X-MEN playable characters:
    • Gambit
    • Cable
    • Cable
    • Phoenix

Free Update

  • Play part of the new DANGER ROOM mode for free.
  • Added new costumes for four heroes:
    • Blade
    • Moon Knight
    • Punisher
    • Morbius
  • Added Events tab to the main menu.
  • Added new outfits to unlock.
  • Added new voice lines to unlock.
  • Level cap for heroes raised to 200.
  • New ISO-8 effects added.
  • Updated Alliance Enhancements.
  • Adjusted the number of S.H.I.E.L.D. tokens that can be acquired in GAUNTLET and NIGHTMARE.
  • Fixed various other issues to improve game experience.

Version 2.0.0 (Released 30 September 2019)

DLC Contents

Now supports paid DLC, The Curse of the Vampire. Purchase to enjoy the following:

  • New Gauntlet mode
  • Added playable characters inspired by Marvel Knights:
    • Punisher
    • Morbius
    • Moon Knight
    • Blade

Free Update

  • Added new Nightmare mode and part of the new Gauntlet mode.
  • Added S.H.I.E.L.D. Depot menu. Use S.H.I.E.L.D. Tokens that can be acquired in the new mode to get new costumes and voices.
  • Added new costumes for seven heroes.
    • Thor
    • Captain America
    • Iron Man
    • Black Panther (new design)
    • Captain Marvel
    • Spider-Man
    • Hulk (color change)
  • Updated Alliance Enhancement. Added new hexagon and also function to reset enhancements for each hexagon.
  • Highest level of heroes was raised to 150.
  • Added customizable voice lines for heroes.
    • Customize voice lines from the TEAM screen.
      • In versions Ver. 1.1.0 or earlier, you will not be able to search for rooms using software Ver. 2.0.0 or later, and there will not be compatibility between those versions for local play. Please make sure you have the same update version as the person you are playing with.
  • New effects were added to those that enhance ISO-8.
  • Adjusted conversation behavior with NPCs during co-op.
  • Fixed various other issues to improve game experience.

Ver. 1.1.0 (Released 30 August 2019)

  • General:
    • Added playable characters:
      • Cyclops
      • Colossus
    • Added new outfits for the following characters:
      • Spider-man
      • Hulk
      • Captain Marvel
    • Added new Infinity Rifts.
    • Fixed some issues to improve gameplay.

Version 1.0.2 (Released 2 August 2019)

  • General:
    • Addressed an issue that made it possible to duplicate heroes when selecting them.

Version 1.0.1 (Released 19 July 2019)

  • Features:
    • Now supports multi-player gameplay via an internet connection.
    • Added "DLC" menu.
    • Now supports bonus outfit for the purchase of DLC (Expansion Pass).
  • General:
    • Fixed issue where player could not gain Enhancement Points.
    • Fixed various other issues to improve gameplay experience.

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