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Injustice 2’s Shattered Alliances Part 3 Trailer Focuses on Supergirl, Reveals Black Adam

[embedded content] In the Shattered Alliances Part 3 trailer for Injustice 2, NetherRealm and Warner Bros focus on Supergirl, giving you a look at “her side of the story and the daunting foes that she faces.” During the trailer, Black Adam is revealed as the latest fighter on the Injustice 2 roster. Here’s his description: After the fall of the Regime, Black Adam returned to his home defeated and humiliated. Staying hidden from Batman’s watchful eye, Khandaq has become a safe haven for the Regime’s remnants. There they await the day that together they can restore the Regime’s rule upon the world. According to the Injustice website, another character will be announced today. So far, 25 of the 38 fighters in Injustice 2 have been revealed. If you missed them, follow the links to watch Part 1 and Part 2 of the Shattered Alliances trailers. Injustice 2 releases on May 16 in North America and May 19 in Europe for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. [Source: Injustice] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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Injustice 2 Shattered Alliances Part 3 Trailer Released; Stars Supergirl, Reveals Black Adam

Today, developer NetherRealm Studios and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released the third part in a new series of Injustice 2 trailers titled “Shattered Alliances.” …Read More The post Injustice 2 Shattered Alliances Part 3 Trailer Released; Stars Supergirl, Reveals Black Adam by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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Injustice 2’s Cheetah Gets a Gameplay Trailer

[embedded content] Confirmed for Injustice 2 in last month’s ‘Here Come the Girls‘ trailer, Cheetah was given a full gameplay trailer today, where she faces off against Wonder Woman, Deadshot, and Robin on a variety of stages. “When archaeologist Barbara Ann Minerva betrayed Wonder Woman to claim the powers of a god, she was unaware that she would be cursed to live a life transformed as the Cheetah,” her description says. “She now uses her primal powers to take revenge against Wonder Woman, drawing her out of hiding in hopes of bringing about her doom.” The next Injustice 2 character will be revealed on Thursday, March 23. After that, there’s still 13 more characters to be announced. Injustice 2 releases on May 16 in North America and May 19 in Europe for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Pre-ordering gets you Darkseid, and there will be at least nine DLC fighters. [Source: Injustice] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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Injustice 2 Gets New Trailer All About Cheetah

Today, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer NetherRealm Studios released a new overview-like Injustice 2 trailer that introduces the previously confirmed character: Cheetah. …Read More The post Injustice 2 Gets New Trailer All About Cheetah by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

Injustice 2 Micro-Transactions Detailed, Firestorm Gets a Gameplay Trailer

[embedded content] Announced earlier this week for Injustice 2, Firestorm was given an official gameplay trailer by Warner Bros and NetherRealm, where he faces off against Green Arrow, Catwoman, and Green Lantern. Here’s what NetherRealm says about Firestorm: Two minds sharing one super-powered body, Jason Rusch and Martin Stein are only beginning to master their abilities as Firestorm. However reconciling Jason’s brash personality with Martin’s more empirical approach is no small task. While these two don’t agree on much, one thing they never argue about is helping Batman rebuild a safer world. NetherRealm also offered up a description for Green Arrow: It’s been a hard traveled road of the emerald archer, as this Earth’s Oliver Queen gave his life in the fight against the Regime. Now as an alternative Earth’s Ollie steps in to honor that sacrifice, he will join his wife Black Canary in Batman’s crusade to set things right. Over on the WB Games forums, it was revealed that Injustice 2 will have a premium currency known as Source Crystals that allow you to purchase cosmetic features for characters, including cosmetic adjustments, Premiere character skins with no gameplay advantage, and various Shaders for character costumes. You can also unlock Transform Gear with…

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Firestorm Flames On In Injustice 2

Making giant atoms out of fire? Close enough! As a teen I was fascinated by DC’s Firestorm, a gestalt character with the ability to manipulate the elements. Unfortunately his TV and video game appearances generally use him as a souped-up Human Torch. Here’s our first look at Jason Rusch and Martin Stein shooting fireballs in Injustice 2. Advertisement Yeah, we get a little phasing and a little flying. At one point he takes on the blue coloration of Deathstorm, which is nifty. But for the most part, he’s shooting fire. The Professor Stein and Jax Jackson version of Firestorm in TV’s Arrowverse has briefly flirted with transmuting elements, but that’s probably not as exciting and easy to render as great gouts of flame. As for his video game appearance, Firestorm runs into the same problem as a Green Lantern. The comic book characters might be able to do everything all the time, but that’s got to be reined in to fit these characters into the format. Man, Legends of Tomorrow Firestorm really needs a cool helmet. Advertisement Injustice 2 arrives READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!

Injustice 2’s In-game Currency Revealed and Detailed; New Firestorm Overview Trailer Released

Following his confirmation earlier this week, today, publisher Warner Bros. and developer NetherRealm Studios released a new overview trailer for the latest confirmed character: Firestorm. …Read More The post Injustice 2’s In-game Currency Revealed and Detailed; New Firestorm Overview Trailer Released by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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Firestorm Revealed for Injustice 2

[embedded content] In a new video from UpUpDownDown, developer NetherRealm Studios has revealed that Firestorm is the latest character to join the Injustice 2 roster. Ed Boon makes the announcement of Firestorm at 4:50, there’s a brief gameplay clip at 5:30, and NetherRealm provides a deeper look at Firestorm beginning at 7:40. Green Lantern and Green Arrow were revealed for Injustice 2 last week, but only Green Lantern has his description up on the official site so far: Rehabilitated by the Guardians of Oa, Hal Jordan overcame his worst fears from his time as a member of the Sinestro’s Corps. Now a Green Lantern once more, Hal returns to Sector 2814 on a mission to stop Brainiac’s invasion and prove to himself that he deserves a second chance at a brighter day. Injustice 2 hits PS4 and Xbox One on May 16 in North America and May 19 in Europe. What do you think of Firestorm? Who do you hope is the next roster addition? [Source: UpUpDownDown, Injustice] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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New Injustice 2 Character to be Revealed this Monday, March 13th

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Injustice 2 Gets Epic Story Trailer Showing the Escalation of the Conflict

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Injustice 2 ‘Shattered Alliances Part 2’ Trailer Reveals Green Lantern & Green Arrow

[embedded content] Along with giving out more details on the story in Injustice 2, the Shattered Alliances Part 2 trailer released today also includes the confirmation of two new fighters: Green Arrow and Green Lantern. Additionally, the video includes glimpses of Captain Cold and Reverse Flash. “Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today unveiled a new Injustice 2 trailer that casts a spotlight on the escalating conflict between Batman’s resistance and Superman’s regime,” the description says. “Players can witness the Caped Crusader and his unlikely allies battle imposing threats from all sides in Shattered Alliances Part 2.” You can watch Shattered Alliances Part 1 over here. Doctor Fate was revealed last week, and this is his overview: Powerful sorcerer Kent Nelson wears the Helm of Fate and sees the fate of all mankind, for better or worse. He knows the world will end – either by Brainiac’s hand, or in a war between Batman and Superman. Though the Helm compels Kent to preserve this grim fate for the sake of Order, Kent’s humanity compels him to intervene on behalf of his heroic friends – and risk the unforeseeable consequences. Injustice 2 launches on May 16 in North America and May 19 READ FULL…

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Injustice 2 Dev Explains How It Plans to Counter Potential Imbalances Due to Gear System

Injustice 2‘s gear system has been a pretty hot topic since its announcement, especially due to concerns that it’ll cause an imbalance in the game – an issue that NetherRealm Studios actually accepts might occur. However, at a recent preview event, the developer has explained that it has a number of solutions up its sleeve to ensure that the game offers a level playing field for all, noting that the gear cannot be bought with real money so everyone will have to grind for it. What are these solutions, exactly? Speaking to GameSpot, designer John Edwards revealed that players can disable stat boosts both online and offline. “Even for the competitive modes where we allow stats to be active, both players have the option to disable that stuff,” he explained. And what if one of the players don’t disable the stat boosts? “What we do is, we automatically boost up the lower-level character’s base stats to the same level as the higher-level character.” However, lower level players won’t automatically get gear boosts. Edwards further explains: But the gear does not get boosted, so the player who has invested a lot of time in building up the gear for their level READ FULL…

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Injustice 2 Gameplay Trailer Introduces Doctor Fate, NetherRealm Talks Gear

[embedded content] Warner Bros. and NetherRealm announced today that Doctor Fate is the newest addition to Injustice 2’s roster. You can see a preview of his moves in the above gameplay trailer. Doctor Fate’s description hasn’t been added to the Injustice website yet, but the official Twitter account did say, “Sorcerer Kent Nelson wears the Helm of Fate and sees the fate of all mankind, for better or worse…” In his tease for Doctor Fate yesterday, NetherRealm Creative Director Ed Boon said, “Tomorrow we have a really special Injustice 2 character announcement & game-play trailer. A great example of a deeper DC roster fighter!” Discussing gear with PlayStation Access in a new video, Injustice 2 Designer Derek Kirtzic responded to a question about micro-transactions. “You cannot buy gear with real money,” he explained. “You cannot buy chests with real money. Everything that you want to do to equip your character the way you want, you earn in-game. You’re going to constantly earn coins in-game through grinding, playing whatever it is to be able to purchase those chests. You do not purchase chests with real money, or gear with real money.” You can learn more about unlocking gear beginning at 7:30 of this video: [embedded…

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Dr. Fate Is Our Best Hope Against Superman In Injustice 2

Weaker heroes in the Injustice 2 universe take a pill to make them capable of standing up to the likes of Superman, but there is no pill to make Superman less vulnerable to the magical mastery of the newly-revealed Dr. Fate. Advertisement Doctor Fate’s signature ankh appeared on some of the earliest marketing images for Injustice 2, so his inclusion in the game comes as no surprise. Now we’re finally getting a chance to see him in action, and it’s some damn fine action. In case you can’t watch the trailer, all you really need are these two GIFs: Ankh if you love justice. Wow. In Zatanna’s ending from the first Injustice, Doctor Fate shows up to help his fellow magician create the Tower of Fate, serving as a base of operations for the anti-Superman resistance. For all of Kal-El’s immense power, he can’t do much against magic, so expect Fate to do great things in Injustice 2 this May. Advertisement “Justice is blind, not heartless!” READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!