Injustice 2 story trailer is out and it is full of new details. The footage opens with visuals depicting the intensified moments of last game, with a mystery narrator evaluating the icons such as Superman, Batman on their previous deeds. The new rosters like Supergirl and Robin are also teased along with the villains. It seems that the Superheroes have formed different faction and it’s everyone against everyone.
The mystery narrator is revealed to be Brainiac. Arguably one of the biggest threat to Superman and the Justice League. The other worldly AI, whose hobby is to collect the civilizations of the universe. At the end of the footage, Darkseid is also teased as a playable character.
The footage appears to be cinematic and not directly rendered from the game engine. From what we know and have seen so far, the gameplay mechanics from last game such as environment interaction, stage transitions, clashes, and character traits are returning. The new game will also introduce some new mechanics like the gear system, they basically act as the loot dropping system that will allow the player to customize the looks and strength of the character.
Injustice 2 is scheduled for release on May 16, 2017 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Similar to the previous installment, a mobile version will also be developed for iOS and Android devices.