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Dominique “SonicFox” McLean is rapidly approaching half a million dollars in total tournament winnin

Dominique “SonicFox” McLean is rapidly approaching half a million dollars in total tournament winnings after collecting $120,000 at the Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals this weekend. At just 19-years-old, McLean is the world’s highest-paid fighting game competitor in terms of event money.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Holy Crap, Hellboy’s Coming To Injustice 2

NetherRealm’s hit DC Comics fighting game uses the conceit of the multiverse to explain the countless different versions of characters. Apparently, the Right Hand of Doom exists on one of those infinite earths, because Hellboy is part of a crop of new fighters coming to Injustice 2.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Princess Koriand’r of Tamaran finally joins the roster of Injustice 2 today.

Princess Koriand’r of Tamaran finally joins the roster of Injustice 2 today. Starfire is the final addition of the first wave of new fighters, following Red Hood and Mortal Kombat guest star Sub-Zero. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Princess Koriand’r of Tamaran finally joins the roster of Injustice 2 today.

Princess Koriand’r of Tamaran finally joins the roster of Injustice 2 today. Starfire is the final addition of the first wave of new fighters, following Red Hood and Mortal Kombat guest star Sub-Zero. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Sub-Zero, master of the Lin Kuei, joins the Injustice 2 roster today as the first Mortal Kombat gues

Sub-Zero, master of the Lin Kuei, joins the Injustice 2 roster today as the first Mortal Kombat guest character. With the Red Hood showing up last month, the only DLC character from the first “fighter pack” is Starfire. That’s called saving the best for last. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Injustice’s Booster Gold and Blue Beetle Might Be a Couple

The entire point of DC’s Injustice is to imagine a universe in which traditional canon is basically thrown out of the window in favor of a riveting series of what ifs. What if Superman became tyrannical despot? What if everyone had super strength? What if… Booster Gold and the Blue Beetle were lovers?Read more… Continue […]

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Tekken 7 Player Turns Down Tournament’s T-Mobile Phone Prize, Because He Uses AT&T

Tekken 7 player Bronson Tran lived up to his nickname “the mouth of NorCal” this past Wednesday night when he received and rejected the MVP prize at E3’s Twitch Esports Arena invitational. Fans nominated the MVP via Twitter hashtag, and the winner was supposed to get a T-Mobile phone. Except, as Bronson explained…Read more… Continue […]

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Injustice 2's first DLC fighter, Red Hood, is now available for early play for folks who purchas

Injustice 2's first DLC fighter, Red Hood, is now available for early play for folks who purchased the ultimate edition, ultimate pack or fighter pack 1. In case you have trouble getting him to show up in game, there’s a guide over on the game forums. Or just jimmy him loose with a crowbar. Read […]

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Eleague will host the first Injustice 2 World Championship this October at their studios in Atlanta,

Eleague will host the first Injustice 2 World Championship this October at their studios in Atlanta, GA. Four different tournament circuits and one last-chance open qualifier will seed into this $250,000 prize pool event, starting Oct. 21.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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New Injustice 2 Update Shows Which Online Competitors Are Using Wi-Fi, Whether They Like It Or Not

Injustice 2 received its first major update on June 5, courtesy of developer NetherRealm Studios. The patch largely addresses lingering bugs in the DC Comics fighter, but it also included a new indicator that notes whether online opponents are playing over wi-fi. While it may seem like a minor addition, this…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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It’s Way Past Time For Wonder Woman to Headline Her Own Video Game

Diana of Themyscira has a big movie coming out this week. She’s also a major player in new release Injustice 2, a video game where superheroes fight each other over crossing moral boundaries. But Wonder Woman shouldn’t just be part of an ensemble; she should be the main character.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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In Injustice 2, the Joker’s Crowbar Means Nothing to Jason Todd

Before he became the Red Hood, Jason Todd met a grisly fate at the hands of the Joker in the iconic A Death in the Family storyline, including a horrifying beating with a crowbar. At least now in Injustice 2, Jason can enact some justice (both poetic and physically) against the clown prince of crime […]

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Injustice 2 Is Surprisingly at Its Best When It Forgets It’s an Injustice Sequel

The first Injustice game—and the fantastic tie-in comic that accompanied it—told a story that pitted Batman and Superman against each other in a battle between heroism and villainy, and how good people can be driven to do horrible things. Injustice 2 isn’t really about that, and that’s both interesting and at times…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Injustice 2 Almost Had a Version of Static, Milestone Media’s Awesome Electric Superhero 

Damn it, we were so close to getting one of Milestone Media’s best characters in the new superhero fighting game. Heroes and villains from all over the DC Comics multiverse are part of the roster in Injustice 2 but, for the most part, they come from the well-known core of characters clustered around the Justice…Read […]

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Injustice 2 Is a Master Class on How to Do Fan Service Right

On one hand, Injustice 2 delivers a funhouse-mirror take on DC Comics’ biggest characters, exploring the characters in intriguingly divergent ways. On the other hand, because it’s a fighting game, all the story needs to do is keep ginning up reasons for former Justice Leaguers to punch each other across the world. …Read more… Continue […]

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