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Marvel vs Capcom 3: Jill Valentine and Shuma-Gorath

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Fans of Marvel vs Capcom 3 got quite the anticipated treat today, with the release of Jill Valentine (from the Resident Evil Series), and Shuma-Gorath (from Dr. Strange, I believe), as extra characters, available via DLC. This treat, however, wasn't without it's costs, and the fact that these characters both cost $5.00 (or 400 Microsoft points) each, brings up the debate of whether or not they're worth it. I, of course, already had my points stored in the system from 2 weeks ago, in excitement for these two characters. Not because I necessarily LIKE them, but because it's 2 new characters to play one of my new, favorite games with.

What comes with each $5.00 purchase? Three things:
1. New character (either Jill, or Shuma-Gorath)
2. 10 new missions each
3. New art, profiles, endings, etc. to unlock

Now we now know everything involved in what you're buying, so, onto the most important thing... How do these characters play?
Jill plays like X-23 in many ways, except wi…