With the upcoming Issue 19, City of Villains is bringing in the long-awaited Incarnate system, the first step in improving and honing the powers of characters who have already reached the level cap. Of course, that would be rather unbalancing if there wasn't something new to challenge the newly-empowered characters, but the whole invasion of Praetoria into Paragon City and the Rogue Isles should give even the new Incarnates something challenging to handle. Two task forces are being added to challenge characters that have reached the apex of power.
So how exactly does one craft a new invasion in City of Villains Infamy? We were lucky to get a brand-new developer diary from Sean "Dr. Aeon" McCann detailing how the Apex and Tin Mage task forces came into existence, from the challenges it presented in design to the effect of all that hard work. Take a look past the cut to look into the diary, wherein we get a full rundown of how one commencees an interdimensional war. (In the game, at least. Actual aggression against other dimensions is not covered.)
Continue reading City of Villains Infamy developerdiary: Dr. Aeon's Guide on How to Make a Proper Interdimensional Invasion