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With the MARVEL HEROIC ROLEPLAYING Basic Game, you can jump right into the action as Spider-Man, Captain America, Wolverine, or the other New Avengers when they face a prison breakout of titanic proportions. From there, customize heroes to your liking, or model any of Marvel’s 8000+ characters and get ready for the spotlight. The Operations Manual teaches you how to play the RPG in less than 15 minutes!
Once you’ve mastered the Basic Game, MARVEL HEROIC ROLEPLAYING opens the door to fan-favorite crossover events in the history of the Marvel Universe. Presented as fantastic open-ended adventure books, you take the roles of Marvel characters tied to these events. Make your own choices, engage in world-shaking battles, and seize your own heroic destiny! From Marvel’s Civil War to the Age of Apocalypse, every MARVEL HEROIC ROLEPLAYING Event is its own self-contained epic adventure series, ready to play.