"Marvel: Avengers Alliance Tactics" allows player to take on the role of a S.H.I.E.L.D. commander that has to recruit a team of super heroes and defend the Earth. Heroes are drafted from a roster of more than 20 characters that includes Iron Man, Thor and Captain America. Special characters, like Loki and Taskmaster, become playable as the game’s story unfolds. The game will follow the "Marvel: Avengers Alliance" model, with frequent story and character expansions.