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Marvel's Avengers Kate Bishop DLC Launches December 8

Marvel's Avengers Kate Bishop DLC Launches December 8 - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 19 November 2020 / 905 Views

Publisher Square Enix and developers Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal announced Kate Bishop will be added as a playable character in Marvel’s Avengers as part of the Operation: Kate Bishop – Taking Aim DLC on December 8. 

View a deep dive video into Kate Bishop below:

Here is an overview of the DLC:

In addition to a new playable Super Hero in Kate Bishop and the new chapter in the game’s ongoing Avengers Initiative story, “Operation: Kate Bishop – Taking AIM” will also introduce a powerful new villain, the Super Adaptoid, that will challenge players with a combination of skills and weaponry that mimic the Avengers’ attacks.

The lead-up to “Taking AIM” began with enigmatic new Tachyon missions that started appearing on players’ in-game War Tables several weeks ago. In “Taking AIM,” Kate Bishop, master archer and skilled gymnast, resurfaces after her investigation of Nick Fury’s disappearance following A-Day leads to her mentor Clint Barton (aka Hawkeye) going missing as well. As she unravels the mystery behind the sudden appearance of the time-warping Tachyon Rifts, she uncovers a twisted new plan from AIM, which pushes her to work with the Avengers once again.

The story of “Taking AIM” begins shortly after the conclusion of Marvel’s Avengers‘ Reassemble campaign and is just the first half of the two Hawkeyes’ Story Arc. Clint Barton’s Hawkeye will then take the stage in early 2021 to complete the double-feature and lay the groundwork for what’s next in the Avengers Initiative.

Marvel’s Avengers is available now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC via Steam, and Google Stadia. It will launch in 2021 for the Xbox Series X and S, and PlayStation 5.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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Libara (on 20 November 2020)

Will be nice for the 3 people still playing this game.

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Darwinianevolution (on 22 November 2020)

Is this paid DLC? The game is bleeding users as it is, the last thing they need is further monetization.

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TheTitaniumNub (on 19 November 2020)

Lol, all those poor souls who bought this game.

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Vendrom (on 20 November 2020)

Not quite poor, the game had a $60 price tag lol. But yeah, not worth the investment at all

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TheTitaniumNub (on 20 November 2020)

Not poor as in no money, but poor as in just sad, pitiful etc.

  • +1
Vendrom (on 20 November 2020)

Yep, I was trying to be a bit humorous

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TheTitaniumNub (on 20 November 2020)

they got scammed into buying a scam :(

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The Fury (on 19 November 2020)

Not exactly the stand out character the game needs.

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TruckOSaurus (on 19 November 2020)

Definitely a case of "Too little, too late". The only thing that could save this game would be a FFXIV-style reboot.

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