Marvel Snap Patch v8.7.1 Adds Titles, New Location Sounds, and Balancing Changes

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The recently-released free-to-play card game, Marvel Snap, received a major update yesterday. Update v8.7.1 brought new content, balancing changes, general updates, and a ton of bug fixes.

The latest addition to the game is Titles. Players will unlock Titles from Collector’s Reserves on the Collection Level Track. Selected titles will be shown to opponents in the matchmaking screen while you load into a match. So, select your best Title and flex it to other players.

The patch also brings Character logos to Avatars. This should help players easily understand what each avatar represents. Boosters gained after a match will now favor cards with less than 20 owned boosters, and PC players can resize the gameplay window with 60 FPS.

  • NEW FEATURE: Titles! Titles have been added to the reward pool for Collector’s Reserves on the Collection Level Track. Titles are now visible in the Matchmaking screen when you load into a match - let your opponent know what’s up!
General Updates
  • Character logos have been added to Avatars within the Avatar Selection Menu to more easily understand who each avatar represents.
  • Boosters earned after a match will now favor cards with less than 20 owned Boosters.
  • [PC] Ability to resize gameplay window with default to 60FPS.
Art & Visual Effects
  • Foil and Prism Card Mods have been improved! The background art for cards with Foil and Prism Mods should now be more visible.
  • Card Upgrade sequence has been sped up and added the ability to “skip” mid-way through.
  • Lots of additional visual polish and updates to the game user interface, buttons, game board, and more!!
  • Updated card visual effect for Magik to reflect her recent ability adjustment.
  • [PC] Added click and hover states for many buttons that did not have them.
  • New Location Sounds for:
    • Attilan
    • Muir Island
    • Nidavellir
    • Sewer System
    • The Nexus
    • The Peak
    • Tinkerer's Workshop
Balance Updates
  • Updated functionality of Wolfsbane and Dagger to count unrevealed cards when determining their Power gains.
  • Daredevil is now available in Card Series 3 (the highest series currently available in Collector’s Reserve Boxes).
  • Nick Fury has been added to the Random Pool (it is now possible to get Nick Fury from “random” sources like X-Mansion and Agent 13).

The update also included a ton of bug fixes and a list of several known issues. You can read about them in great detail via Steam.

So, what do you think? Are you interested in any of these changes? Have you been playing Marvel Snap recently? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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