“Injustice 2” development is overlapping into the Kombat Pack 3 support for “Mortal Kombat X”, according to co-director Ed boon.
Via PlayStation Blogcast, Boon revealed how their hands at NetherRealm Studios is full at the moment. Even with the announcement of “Injustice 2”, there is no stopping yet of bringing more support for “Mortal Kombat X”. Most fans presume it is Kombat Pack 3 and is already underway.
He confirmed, “We’re very busy. Because Mortal Kombat X we’ve extended its support even further than all the other games. It’s actually …overlapping into our next game, Injustice 2 and I’m trying to tell myself it’s a good thing, but it makes for a very busy schedule.”
Despite that Kombat Pack 3 is not yet made official, Boon did confirm that some cool news is coming regarding the current MK title. This spurred speculations that the announcement will take place at the upcoming EVO 2016. The event will run July 15-17.
evEn with the recent announcement of injustice 2 …. we'Ve got some cool mortal kombat x news cOming! 🙂
— Ed Boon (@noobde) June 20, 2016
Fans are hyped to know that they will now have another chance at getting their hands on playing their favorite characters. The most popular choices include Sindel, Rain, Havik and Noob Saibot. While others would like to see Skarlet and Fujin.
Meanwhile, “Injustice 2” will come with fat rich features such as new armor systems and personalization options of characters. Hence, there will be more substance in the game instead of just new characters and backgrounds.
ComicBook reported that in an E3 interview, Boon discussed several changes in the sequel. He tackled the addition of new armor systems and more personalization of characters.
“We wanted a lot more personalization of the character, so it’s your Batman, not just the Batman that we made. You’re constantly upgrading and sculpting your version of the character,” he stated.
In addition to that, Boon further revealed they have planned to include guest characters outside of the DC Universe. He teased, “It creates a fun ‘what if?’ thing. It was so fun to put Scorpion into the first Injustice game.”
“Injustice 2” will hit Xbox One, PS4 at an unannounced release date in 2017. On the other hand, fans can tune in this month for official news coming for “Mortal Kombat X” Kombat Pack 3.
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