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Heroes for Hire Event


To celebrate the release of Marvel’s Luke Cage, a Netflix Original Series, and also Luke’s long history in Marvel Comics, we are releasing a new event that will be available after our patch on Friday, September 30th and will remain live until 11:59 PM Pacific on Thursday, October 6th. The event centers around Luke Cage and his Heroes for Hire coming together to clean up the streets! There is also a brand new Fortune Card available for purchase that has some great classic Heroes for Hire costumes and other new items!

Marvel's Luke Cage is rated TV-MA. All 13 episodes available now, exclusively on Netflix.

Event Details

Background - ​The Hellbane Gang is bringing together various crime factions in order to expand its’ territory and have been seen robbing banks, looting shops and mugging citizens! Luke Cage and his band of Heroes for Hire refuse to watch their city be overrun by these thugs, and have gathered to dispense some justice, clean up the streets, and keep the people safe.

Bonus Experience - ​All Heroes will earn 50% bonus XP during the event as well as faster Cosmic Prestige leveling.

The following Heroes will also gain an additional 50% bonus XP!

  • Luke Cage
  • Iron Fist
  • She-Hulk
  • Human Torch
  • Black Cat

Daily Login Gift - ​Log in each day for a box with the following items:

  • 10 Gang Member Dog Tags
  • 5 Random Currency (Either Eternity Splinters, Cube Shards, Hero Commendations or Protector. Commendations)

Brand New Achievement Chain - ​Play as the Heroes for Hire to unlock an exclusive title!

Gang Member Dog Tags - Defeat the following enemies anywhere in the world to gather this new currency which is spendable at the Special Event Vendor in Avengers Tower for new Heroes for Hire themed rewards.

  • Gang Members
  • Maggia
  • Mercenaries

Tournament (4 hour reset, duration 1 week) - The Heroes For Hire are back in action and ready to beat down any punks and gangsters causing trouble.

Earn points by performing any of the following actions in the game world while playing as Luke Cage, Iron Fist, She-Hulk, Human Torch or Black Cat:

  • 1 point per Gang Member defeat
  • 1 point per Maggia Member defeat
  • 1 point per Mercenary defeat
  • 1 point per Civilian Rescued in Midtown, Industry City or Hightown Patrols
  • 3 points per Legendary Mission completed
  • 5 points per Gang Member Dog Tag looted
  • 15 points per Daily Shared Quest completed

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