Summoner Showdown Week Three Preview

Summoner Showdown – Week Three Preview

Streaming live from Marvel Studios in New York, Wednesday, August 14th at 1 PM PDT, it’s Marvel Contest of Champions: Summoner Showdown Week Three! Three new players are focused on winning their way to NYCC to play in the MCoC: Summoner Showdown Final.

Summoner Showdown:
Week Three Host and Player Bios

Host Brian Grant (back from Week One) needs no introduction, but challengers AtreiuMontoya, CaptainBayeee, and DTMelodicMetal are definitely worth checking out…

Player Bio: AtreiuMontoya
AtreiuMontoya has high praise for the competitors in the Summoner Showdown. “Some of these guys are the ones I learned to play from…! They are insanely good!”


AtreiuMontoya

Hometown:
Terre Haute, IN

Twitter:
@AtreiuMontoya

Year AtreiuMontoya Joined The Contest:
2016

Favorite Aspect of The Contest:
“Boss rushes. Monthly events on epic.”

Top 3 Champions:
Blade
Ghost Rider
Void

Style of Play:
“Passively aggressive. LOL! I tend to take the fight to them rather than be patient and wait…though I know I should.”


Player Bio: CaptainBayeee
Redemption is a huge driving force behind CaptainBayeee’s desire to win. “I want to redeem myself after last year’s loss in the Content Creator Showdown Tournament at NYCC!”


CaptainBayeee

Hometown:
Sacramento, Ca

Twitter:
@CaptainBayeee

Year CaptainBayeee Joined The Contest:
2015

Favorite Aspect of The Contest:
“What I love the most about The Contest is seeing all the new characters that are continually added every month and learning new ways to take down content in the game.”

Top 3 Champions:
Corvus Glaive
Void
Blade

Style of Play:
“I like to play aggressively and with big damage dealing characters.”


Player Bio: DTMelodicMetal
DTMelodicMetal has put in a lot of time learning different strategies — like intercepting attacks and baiting special attacks — as well as learning how to use different characters well.


DTMelodicMetal

Hometown:
Las Vegas, NV

Twitter:
@DTMelodicMetal

Year DTMelodicMetal Joined The Contest:
2017

Favorite Aspect of The Contest:
Variant, Act 6, and Epic Celebrity Challenges

Top 3 Champions:
Doctor Voodoo
Proxima Midnight
Sentinel

Style of Play:
“Resilient. I go into fights with a strategy, and I try to be ready to change that strategy when needed.”


Summoner Showdown – Weekly Winners


Week Two Winner: BigBlue807
Week One Winner: chunkyb

Tune in Wednesday, Aug. 14 @ 1 PM PDT for the livestream event at marvel.com/mcocshowdown.