Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment were excited to announce Injustice 2, the newest game in development from NetherRealm Studios, which will feature a massive roster of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains, allowing players to build and power up the ultimate version of their favorite DC characters. The title is set to release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2017, and you can check out the official trailer below:
Ed Boon, Creative Director at NetherRealm Studios, stated, “In Injustice 2, we are introducing new features that will change the way fans play fighting games. We’re always interested in pushing the genre forward and allowing players to customize and level-up their favorite DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains is a significant leap.”
“Expanding the DC Universe in games continues to be one of our top priorities, and Injustice 2 showcases amazing gameplay and an original story to bring the characters to life for players,” added David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “NetherRealm Studios is offering fans an experience of customizing and battling with DC’s iconic characters in an entirely new way.”
Injustice 2 expands on the larger-than-life showdowns from Injustice: Gods Among Us, with every battle defining you as you personalize the iconic characters with unique and powerful gear earned as you play.
Here’s a quick synopsis of the story:
Injustice 2 continues the epic cinematic story introduced in Injustice: Gods Among Us as Batman and his allies work towards putting the pieces of society back together while struggling against those who want to restore Superman’s regime. In the midst of the chaos, a new threat appears that will put Earth’s existence at risk. Players can play from the biggest DC roster ever offered in a fighting game, from classic fan favorites such as Batman, Superman, Supergirl and Aquaman, to astonishing new villains like Atrocitus and Gorilla Grodd. Battles will take place across arenas that have evolved in scale and span across iconic locations such as Metropolis, Gotham City and Atlantis.
Those who have downloaded the Injustice: Gods Among Us mobile game will be able to unlock the Injustice 2 versions of Superman and Aquaman through in-game Challenge Modes.
Are you excited for Injustice 2?