The latest character to join Kabam’s revealed details of a new character Marvel Contest of Champions is Taskmaster, a former S.H.I.E.L.D agent now-turned mercenary. Some background info on Taskmaster is below:
Tony Masters was a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent exposed to an experimental variant of the Super-Soldier Serum, called the Mnemonic Primer. It grants him the ability to duplicate any movement he sees, but at a cost. The huge amount of information his brain records, causes it to overwrite his own memories, replacing what little remains of his original self. Now known as Taskmaster he offers his skills to the highest bidder as a mercenary and combat trainer.
His stats and abilities in the game are:
Base Stats & Abilities
*All stats based on 4 Star, Rank 5, Level 50, Signature Level 99
- Health: 15508
- Attack: 1154
- Max PI:
- Without Signature: 3794
- With Signature (99): 4647
Character Class: Skill
Basic Abilities: Exploit Weakness, Bleed, Armor Break
Special 1: Use their Weaknesses – Taskmaster is a master of landing the perfect strike to disrupt his opponent’s rhythm.
Special 2: Steal their Strengths – After even a single use, Taskmaster will turn even the most advanced of his opponent’s techniques back on them.
Special 3: Ideal Counter – Taskmaster uses his mastery of his opponent’s own tactics to develop the ideal counter strategy.
Signature Ability: Intuitive Pattern Recognition – As Taskmaster fights each opponent he gains greater and greater understanding of their combat style as well as their most likely reactions, making it progressively more difficult for them to use even their most potent powers against him.