Do you have any characters with five covers total, in just one color?

Puce MoosePuce Moose Posts: 924 Critical Contributor
Do you have any characters that are 5/0/0, 0/5/0, or 0/0/5? This is obviously most meaningful at the 4/5 star levels. 

I just pulled my fifth blue Mordo from a classic legends token, bringing him to a ridiculous 0/5/0. 

My X-23 was 5/0/0 for over a year, and now is finally 5/2/1 after some surprising luck with Vintage Heroic tokens (and one PvE reward, I think.) 


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  • sambrookjmsambrookjm Posts: 400 Mover and Shaker
    Not anymore, but my Nick Fury started out as a 0/9/0, and was a 2/13/3 until I finally stopped getting Demolition covers. This is about the only time I'd recommend buying one of the Heroes for Hire packs...if you've got a 4-star that's 0/0/X, and really need that extra cover.
  • NepentheNepenthe Posts: 267 Mover and Shaker
    My Silver Surfer was 0/0/5 for ages.  I forget how many black covers got sold before I got any other colors, but it was at least 3.  He's now 1/4/5 though, so making progress.
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  • Spidurman27Spidurman27 Posts: 145 Tile Toppler
    My 3pun started out 5-0-0, and I managed to improve him to 5-5-0 before I ever got a red.  

    That was annoying and funny all at once since he was never a priority.  
  • MarkersMakeMarkersMake Posts: 335 Mover and Shaker
    Do you have any characters that are 5/0/0, 0/5/0, or 0/0/5? This is obviously most meaningful at the 4/5 star levels. 

    I just pulled my fifth blue Mordo from a classic legends token, bringing him to a ridiculous 0/5/0. 

    My X-23 was 5/0/0 for over a year, and now is finally 5/2/1 after some surprising luck with Vintage Heroic tokens (and one PvE reward, I think.) 


    Let's focus on the real story here. 

    You have a character at 0/5/0, and it's MORDO. I mean yeah, you had some bad luck with X23, but for lightning to strike again and hit MORDO?!? 

    You're the luckiest person alive! 

    :wink:


    On topic - I had Agent Venom at 0/5/0 for a while - he's at 4/9/3 now, but at least the extra black covers were bunched together a bit so I could make a bit of extra ISO from them (apply 2 black covers, level to 183, then sell). 
  • iron-n-wineiron-n-wine Posts: 176 Tile Toppler
    I also have a 5/0/0 X-23!
  • edgewriteredgewriter Posts: 61 Match Maker
    I had a 5-1-0 X23. Now she is 5-2-3. I have her favorited and have thrown away at least five green covers.
  • DrDevilDinosaurDrDevilDinosaur Posts: 287 Mover and Shaker
    My worst ever was my 5/0/0 4* Jean, who became a 20/0/5 before I got a Blue cover.
  • Bloody MarvelBloody Marvel Posts: 159 Tile Toppler
    My 2 Carol Danvers's are at 5/2/5 and 5/0/5 (or 10/2/10 if you will)... Dunno if that counts.

    I've had a couple at 0/5/0 in the past, but I never had a problem with starting a dupe.

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  • jreddjredd Posts: 732 Critical Contributor
    my phoenix is 5/0/5. just so awesome...

  • TPF AlexisTPF Alexis Posts: 464 Mover and Shaker
    My Peggy got up to 8/1/0 before I finally got smart and stopped using her as my 4* Bonus Hero in hopes of picking up a blue Cover for her. Probably actually going to do the Heroes for Hire thing when her blue finally rolls around, because this is just getting too frustrating.
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  • dma_pdxdma_pdx Posts: 6 Just Dropped In
    i think my 5 star thanos and jean grey have 4-5 green cards only. it's pretty annoying 

  • OneLungDaveOneLungDave Posts: 43 Just Dropped In
     My X-23 was 5/5/0 since about two weeks after her release. I was lucky enough to earn four more green covers before I earned another one from the daily reward. At one point she was 9/8/0. I purchased her first purple cover from the heroes for hire sale a couple weeks ago. In one of the elite tokens I got a bonus green cover - I know its my fault for not actually picking bonus heroes. At that point I almost sold her. 
  • fun and gunfun and gun Posts: 100 Tile Toppler
    my drax was 0/0/5 for the longest time.  he's at a paltry 2/1/5 now.

    I have 2 that have been at 0/5/5 for a long time too: Howard and Bucky.  
  • DFiPLDFiPL Posts: 2,187 Chairperson of the Boards
    My Professor X is 5/5/0, but only one of those blue covers was ever an actual pull-from-a-token.

    If you track just token pulls, he's 11/1/0 or so.
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  • PriceCzechPriceCzech Posts: 63 Match Maker
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    The Hulk (Bruce Banner) is currently sitting at 0/0/5 for me right now. Been that way for quite some time.
  • SkrofaSkrofa Posts: 343 Mover and Shaker
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  • jameshjamesh Posts: 187 Tile Toppler
    The probability of drawing all the same colour cover for a character out of 5 covers total is (1/3)^5, which is about 0.4%.

    If you've got 100 characters slots, the probability that none of them will produce 5 of the same colour cover on the first five pulls is (1 - 0.004)^100, or about 66%.  That means that if we took three players with 100 character rosters, we'd expect one of them to see this condition.

    It's a bit more difficult to say how common it would be for the situation to persist.  That's going to depend strongly on which character it happens to: for a vaulted character or classic 5*, you could be stuck at 5 covers for a long time.  For a character that is easier to acquire covers for, it is unlikely that it would persist for long: it grows increasingly unlikely to continue pulling covers of the same colour.
  • Dee RitchDee Ritch Posts: 11 Just Dropped In
    My 5* Black Panther is 0/5/0 and he's about to drop out of latest so I won't be able to get a cover swap next time I pull his yellow.

    My 5* Star Lord is 0/4/0 so he could well end up the same way.
  • CNashCNash Posts: 763 Critical Contributor
    My Carnage is 0/5/0. All he does is make attack tiles. When he was (briefly) nerfed, this was even more useless.
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  • edgewriteredgewriter Posts: 61 Match Maker
    I had a 5-1-0 X23. Now she is 5-2-3. I have her favorited and have thrown away at least five green covers.
    And I just pulled another green with a favorite bonus. Sigh.
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