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Human Torch Brings the Heat to Marvel Contest of Champions

Popular mobile fighting game Marvel Contest of Champions has introduced many favorites from the comics since its release in 2014. Now, it has added one of the founding members of the Fantastic Four: Johnny Storm, aka The Human Torch.

The Human Torch made his first appearance in The Fantastic Four #1 by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. His powers include pyrokinesis, heat energy absorption and resistance to extreme heat. The character will mirror these powers in Marvel Contest of Champions.

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According to the character's bio,

Hot-headed Johnny Storm was one of four people on the space flight accident that gave rise to the Fantastic Four. After their ship was bathed in cosmic radiation, Johnny gained the ability to create and control fire. In addition to generating powerful blasts of flame, he can envelop his body in plasma, giving him the ability to fly. Now dubbed “Human Torch”, he and the rest of the Fantastic Four are taking The Contest by storm. Flame On!

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Additional information on the Human Torch's strengths, weakness and other stats can be found at PlayContestofChampions.

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The Human Torch has appeared in all of 20th Century Fox's Fantastic Four films. The character has been portrayed by both Chris Evans and Michael B. Jordan.

Developed by Kabam, Marvel's Contest of Champions is available on the App Store and Google Play for iOS and Android devices.

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