Marvel Plot Points

A fan site for the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Game by Margaret Weis Productions

A Fantastic Walkthrough of the Game Mechanics

Sam Johnson, a longtime reader of Plot Points, has sent along an amazing walkthrough of the mechanics of Marvel Heroic, alongside a descriptive scene. You can read the scene down … Continue reading

February 28, 2021 · 1 Comment

Charity Stream This Weekend

Please join us this weekend for the TerribleParty Charity Stream on the Twitch channel listed in the graphic.  Donate if you can.   There will be several great games going … Continue reading

July 16, 2020 · Leave a comment


We at Plot Points Blogs stand with the protesters and for equality and diversity.  It’s what any true hero would do.  To that effect, a few of our bloggers will … Continue reading

June 25, 2020 · 3 Comments

#16 – The White Queen

ΩFORCE came to London to track down Psionex. They hoped to uncover the identity of Psionex’ mysterious, mind-wiping benefactor. The team successfully discovered the villains’ base. Just as the mystery … Continue reading

July 1, 2018 · 2 Comments

#15 – Moondragon Eats London

Enigma, Moondragon and Spider-Woman successfully stopped a multi-pronged scheme at the United Nations. Now, ΩFORCE is eager to track down Psionex at their London lair to find out more about … Continue reading

July 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

#14 – Register This!

In New York, Enigma is held hostage by Crossfire, one of the world’s most dangerous spies, while his henchmen, Jack O’Lantern and Titanium Man, lead an assault to abduct Chatting … Continue reading

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

#13 – Plans Within Plans

Chatting Marks, CEO of PsiFi International, led Enigma, Spider-Woman and Moondragon to the Superhuman Summit held at U.N. headquarters in New York City. ΩFORCE has reason to believe that a … Continue reading

April 1, 2018 · Leave a comment


It’s finally here. The House Of Madness has drawn to its final conclusion.  Reality twists and bends and stretches to the brink, and the minds of our heroes are pushed past … Continue reading

March 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

#7 – Evolution of a Team

More of my Marvel Heroic RPG group’s fantastic gameplay. The Incursion Vessel has been opened. The High Evolutionary has been reborn into the new universe. But he seems off…and ΩFORCE … Continue reading

October 7, 2017 · Leave a comment


The Fearsome Avengers have barely oriented themselves to this strange new reality and they are already on the ropes, beaten back by the vile super team Hex Force. Now a … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

#4 – Hail Hydra? Really?

More of my Marvel Heroic RPG group’s fantastic gameplay. The surviving members of ΩFORCE—K’os, Moondragon and Stronghold—have been thrown back into action as Hydra seeks to capture K’os. They hope … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

House of Madness – Act Two, Part One

What a roller-coaster ride! This is Jayson, your friendly neighborhood Watcher, coming to you fresh from one of the most harrowing experiences I’ve ever had as a gamer.  You’ll see … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 · 1 Comment

#3 – Whose Foes? U-Foes!

More of my Marvel Heroic RPG group’s fantastic gameplay. The surviving members of ΩFORCE—K’os, Moondragon and Stronghold—have been thrown back into action as Hydra seeks to capture K’os. They hope … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

ΩFORCE: The More Things Change…

K’os, Moondragon and Stronghold have survived the end of the Earth-616 universe. A new life starts for them as they are supplanted in a new dimension. They met this world’s … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Introducing ΩFORCE!

Two universes collided. Only one survived. This is a tale about one band of heroes who made it through the end times to be supplanted in a new universe. We … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

House Of Madness: Act I, Part II

Welcome back, heroes! The pulse-pounding saga of the Fearsome Avengers continues now.  Some heroes have departed, other have joined the fray.  All have one thought on their collective minds:  find … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

Join Our Descent Into Madness

UPDATE: SELECTION PROCESS CLOSED   We hope that you have enjoyed our play through of Breakout and our first installment of House Of Madness.  We’ve had a blast writing and … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · 16 Comments

House of Madness 1-1

True Believers, Assemble!  Our fearsome heroes may have staved off tragedy at the Raft, but their adventures have only just begun.  Although they wish to call themselves Avengers, our heroes … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · 1 Comment

Fearsome Avengers: Breakout

 Face front, true believers… …and prepare yourselves for an action-packed and terrifying descent into the Raft, the supermax prison for the most vile and insane super criminals mankind has ever … Continue reading

December 8, 2015 · 6 Comments

Fearsome Avengers: Watcher Datafiles

We had a few custom Watcher datafiles in Fearsome Avengers: Breakout.  Some of them were of player characters whose players, for various reasons, had to bow out of the game. … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fearsome Avengers: Nova

Sam Alexander is the son of the famous Nova Jesse Alexander.  He’s a kid with cosmic powers and loving every minute of it.  He loves the world of super heroes … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fearsome Avengers: Nightcrawler

The loveable blue elf known as Kurt Wagner has always been an outsider.  In his society, in his faith, even among his fellow heroes.  Yet he has always faced this … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · 3 Comments

Fearsome Avengers: Morbius

Dr. Michael Morbius has…an addiction.  A deep, unrelenting need for human blood.  Although not a true vampire (his condition is the result of scientific mishap, not mystical curse), he suffers … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fearsome Avengers: Hellcat

The only member of the current team with a history with the original Avengers, Hellcat recently survived her own resurrection.  Now, she’s trying to get her life back in order, … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · 4 Comments

Fearsome Avengers: Darkchild

The she-demon that calls itself Darkchild has confused memories of her former life and death as Illyana Rasputin.  She has flashes of her self-sacrifice at Inferno, of her resurrection as … Continue reading

October 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Fearsome Avengers – Cyclops

Scott Summers has had much to grieve about lately.  His wife, Jean Grey, is dead.  His relationship with his new love, Emma Frost, is strained and broken.  His mentor, Professor … Continue reading

October 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

Fearsome Avengers – Crusader

Arthur Charles Blackwell is a Catholic religious fundamentalist who believes that he has received instructions from his god, through scripture, to cleanse the world of unbelievers and restore the greatness … Continue reading

October 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fearsome Avengers – Cable

You know him as the son of Scott Summers and Jean Grey from an alternate future, here to prevent that future.  Well, now that future has been averted, and Cable … Continue reading

October 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fearsome Avengers – Arach-Knight

Wait, you say. Arach-Knight? Who is this super hero? I don’t remember him from the comics! Where’s Spider-Man? Well, dear reader, Arach-Knight is in fact a Marvel character. Sort of. … Continue reading

September 29, 2015 · 6 Comments

Plot Points Bloggers Play…BREAKOUT: Introduction

Well, it was bound to happen.  We here at Plot Points have been providing content for Marvel Heroic for years, and we are all big role-players, so it was inevitable … Continue reading

September 22, 2015 · 7 Comments

Plot Points TV: Episode 1 and All New Actual Play

This past Saturday we had a big ol’ G+ Hangout party and we recorded it all to share with you! We began with an Actual Play session that is going … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 4 Comments

Plot Points Video: Annihilation Issue #1

On Saturday Night, Andew, Seamus and myself were joined by Enrique Bertran, Eric Paquette and Ryan Goodman for a game of Annihilation on Google+. We also recorded the session! It didn’t … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 2 Comments


From the ashes of Marvel Super Heroes, like a Phoenix the Universal Table rises once more. NOTE:  Maximum Carnage will return soon.  We’ve got quite a few Scenes in the … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Road to Civil War: Deadpool’s Diary

Dustin Curtis played Plot Point’s version of Deadpool in the Skype game I ran last month (which you can read more about here). He was inspired by Seamus’ War Journal … Continue reading

October 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Road to Civil War: Punisher’s War Journal

Hey, gang. We had a run-up session to Civil War some time ago run by our very own Andrew Gatlin. You can see his summary of it here. Now, whenever I have … Continue reading

October 2, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Road to Civil War: After-Action Report

About a month ago I got some guys together on Skype and ran my first full session of MHRPG. Since then I’ve been intending to do this recap post, but … Continue reading

September 28, 2012 · 9 Comments

Road to Civil War- Skype Game August 30

Howdy Y’all. So, it’s been a while. Sorry about that. I promise we have not been eaten by lions, just been really busy. I’m going to be running a game … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 16 Comments

Actual Play: Into the Savage Land

Last night, a few guys and I got together to play the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Game on Google+. I had initially planned on running The Moon is a Lonely Place … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · 13 Comments

Avengers Assemble! Join Us for Some Online Gaming

Your two writers, Mark and Andrew, will be playing the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Game on Wednesday night at 9:30 CST on Google+. Please join us as we play through a … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 23 Comments

First Play: Breakout

Last night I played a game of the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying game with  Christopher Ruthenbeck (the Watcher), Adam Minnie (Thing and Watcher), Kurt Schubach (Iron Fist), Dennis Moore (Spider-Man) and Donald … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · 10 Comments

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