Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Team Bonuses

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Team Bonuses

You’ll get bonuses for teaming up heroes who belong to the same series in Marvel Ultimate Alliance. Here’s how Team Bonuses work.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 features a huge cast of iconic Marvel characters, and even rewards you for teaming them up in interesting ways. You see, several of the teams that feature in the comics are available in the game, so pairing up heroes from say, Spider-Man Universe, will yield specific buffs. To help you make sense of it all, we’ve put together this Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Team Bonuses Guide. We’ll explain what Team Bonuses are, and how to apply them to your heroes. We’ll also list the possible teams, and what type of bonus each applies once activated.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Team Bonuses Explained

Team Bonuses are a great way to boost your team’s overall strength in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, though applying them isn’t as obvious as it might seem at first. You’ll need to head into hero select to change your team, where you can use the L button to check what teams each character belongs to. Teaming up characters sharing the same Team Bonuses will apply effects to the overall squad. You can see the effects that the Team Bonuses are applying to your team by looking in the top right of the hero select screen. Check out the image below for more info.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Teams List

There are a lot of teams to consider when aiming for Team Bonuses in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, so it can be quite difficult to effectively match heroes up. To help you out we’ve listed all of the Teams in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 below.

  • Web Warriors
  • Agile FightersUltimate Alliance 3
  • Women of Marvel
  • Generations
  • New Avengers
  • Villains
  • Anti-Heroes
  • Heavy Hitters
  • Big Brains
  • Partners
  • Back in Black
  • Wisecracking Warriors
  • Cutting Edge
  • The Crew
  • Marvel Royalty
  • Avengers
  • Original Avengers
  • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D
  • Femme Fatales
  • Family Values
  • Gods and Demons
  • Defenders
  • Martial Artists
  • X-Men
  • X-Force
  • Forces of Nature
  • Midnight Sons
  • Guardians of the Galaxy

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Team Bonus Effects

So now you know what Team Bonuses are, and the Teams that are included, what exactly do they do. Well, they will each have a symbol associated with them indicating which stat they will boost once activated. There’s Strength, Defense, Speed, Resilience, Vitality, and Energy. Each time you add another hero to the team from the same group of Team Bonuses, the percentage boost will increase. If you press Y on the Hero Select screen, you’ll be shown exactly what percentage each addition will grant. Check out the image below for more info.

For more on Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, why not check out our Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Characters Guide. For a look at how to level up fast, there's our Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 XP Cubes Guide. For tips on dodging attacks, we've got a guide on How to Dodge in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3. Elsewhere, there's our look at How Multiplayer Works in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3. Finally, there's our breakdown of How ISO-8 Works in Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3.

Jake Green

Senior Guides Writer

Jake is a former freelance writer who now heads up guides for USG. He spends his days dreaming of an X-Files dating-sim and will play literally any game with monkeys in it. He has an unhealthy obsession with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and would pretty much trade a kidney for Skate 4 at this point.

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