Marvel: Contest of Champions is played on smartphones, held horizontally, using thumbs to control your character in 1 vs 1 combat. Fighting is controlled by tapping on the screen or swiping to performs certain actions.
- Block: Hold thumb on left of screen
- Dodge: Swipe left on left of screen
- Charge Attack: Swipe right on right of screen (when at a distance)
- Light Attack: Tap right of screen
- Medium Attack: Swipe right when next to opponent.
- Heavy Attack: Hold on right of screen and let go when next to opponent.