Next Injustice 2 Character Revealed

Cyborg comes aboard.

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[UPDATE] The new Injustice 2 story trailer revealed that Cyborg is joining the fighting game's roster.

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NetherRealm will announce the next character for fighting game Injustice 2 today. An image on the official Injustice website confirms a reveal is coming today, February 23, but does not offer any insight or teases as to which fighter this might be.

We will report back with all the details for you as soon as they're announced.

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The latest character to be confirmed for Injustice 2 was Swamp Thing. Other confirmed playable characters for Injustice 2 so far include Batman, Blue Beetle, The Flash, Harley Quinn, Superman, Supergirl, Wonder Woman, Deadshot, Gorilla Grodd, Aquaman, Robin, Cheetah, Poison Ivy, Catwoman, Black Canary, and Atrocitus.

NetherRealm's Ed Boon has said the game will feature obscure characters.

In other news, a new gameplay trailer showed off female fighters Cheetah, Poison Ivy, Catwoman, and Black Canary. Another video focused exclusively on Black Canary and her devastating moves.

Injustice 2 launches for PS4 and Xbox One on May 16. In other news, an Injustice 2 mobile game has been announced, while an Injustice 2 comic will explore the events between the original and the sequel.

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IcelandicHossi

buy the game in a year when you get all the DLC and the full game for 30 bucks!!!!!!!!

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Pyrosa

Meh... Who wants serious/bitter Cyborg, when we can have hilariously over-the-top "Booyah!" TTG Cyborg?

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MarcTheHeretic

@Pyrosa: Exactly I hate the direction they've put him in since New 52 completely separated him from the Teen Titans.

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hotwog21

All the real gamers will be waiting for the complete addition where they include all the withheld content eg. characters, under the overused banner of "DLC"

so yeah see you in about 12 months Injustice 2.

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DrProphecy

@hotwog21: I know I will. That's what I did with MKX.

Game looks great but I didn't like the button layout for the first Injustice. It felt like every character had the same button layout moves.

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solatron

Since they mentioned about obscure characters, Captain Rip should be given a shot at this.

Lol.

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FonsiCastroL

I hope they don't follow the SF V route, It's a complete rip off, I feel money raped...but boy, the game is so good

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e3man01

18 official, 6 more to go?

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Pyrosa

@Veltoro: ...and indeed, "Wayne Brady does need to choke a bitch."

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DaVillain-

Cyborg is definitely one of my top 5 DC characters and so glad he's back for more Injustice game series.

Hell I'm even looking forward to him in the upcoming Injustice League movie this year.

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videogameninja

Injustice 2 is shaping up to be great!

Personally I would love to see Spider-man thrown into the mix or perhaps another iconic character like Captain America or Hulk. The possibilities are endless considering the universe NetherRealm can draw from.

(Ninja, Marvel is not... I mean, they... ughhh, never-mind.)

-I SEE WHAT YOU DID THERE NINJA APPROVED-

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DrProphecy

@videogameninja: NetherRealm would have to go to Disney and Sony for the rights to use those characters.

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Spaced92

It's Clock Kings time.