NetherRealm Studios Archive

  • Review: Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Review: Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Most of us already know it’s a terrible idea to tug on Superman’s cape. It oughtta be obvious that tricking him into killing his own girlfriend and obliterating his beloved city in a nuclear blast isn’t such a great idea, either. But hey, that’s never […]

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  • Review: Mortal Kombat Vita

    Review: Mortal Kombat Vita

    It used to be that handheld ports suffered from a serious condition of what George Costanza would neurotically have described as “shrinkage.” The price of being able to play your favorite games on the go usually meant a certain level of sacrifice—maybe the multiplayer went […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Pre-E3 2012 Bash

    Screenshot Saturday: Pre-E3 2012 Bash

    The E3 2012 main event may not begin until Monday, but you could have fooled me considering the way publishers and developers unloaded such a mass quantity of game announcements and trailer reveals a week early. You’ll find loads of screenshots here, in the Pre-E3 […]

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  • Mortal Kombat Makers Announce New DC Comics Fighting Game, Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Mortal Kombat Makers Announce New DC Comics Fighting Game, Injustice: Gods Among Us

    After previously experimenting with the DC Comics license in the crossover fighter Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe, NetherRealm Studios is taking a break from the bloody murder of Mortal Kombat for a new brand of fighting game dedicated entirely to the icons of DC. In […]

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  • Mortal Kombat’s PS Vita Tournament Begins May 1st

    Mortal Kombat’s PS Vita Tournament Begins May 1st

    Warner Bros. and NetherRealm Studios have been maintaining a vague spring 2012 launch time frame for the PlayStation Vita version of the ninth Mortal Kombat tournament, first held on PS3 and Xbox 360 last year. But no more as the bloody fighter has been locked […]

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  • Gory Touchscreen Fun in Mortal Kombat Vita

    Gory Touchscreen Fun in Mortal Kombat Vita

    Warner Bros. and NetherRealm show off more of Mortal Kombat‘s PlayStation Vita-specific gameplay goods in this latest trailer. Obviously, the touchscreen factors in prominently, new Challenge Tower missions providing ample opportunity to sever limbs, juggle flailing kombatants, block missiles, slice through aerial body parts (à […]

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  • Mortal Kombat Takes the Fight Outside in Official PS Vita Trailer

    Mortal Kombat Takes the Fight Outside in Official PS Vita Trailer

    We’ve seen straight gameplay footage of Mortal Kombat being played on a PS Vita, thanks to the PlayStation blog crew. Now the first official trailer has landed home like a Scorpion spear to the chest — “Get over here!” and watch the portable bloodshed in […]

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  • First Look at Mortal Kombat Played on PS Vita

    First Look at Mortal Kombat Played on PS Vita

    Developers sure are attacking the PS Vita with a fierce array of fighting games, none more exciting–in my opinion–than NetherRealm’s portable adaptation of last year’s bloody, brilliant Mortal Kombat reboot. Initial reports mentioned additional features, such as touch screen and sixaxis control elements and a […]

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  • [Updated] PS Vita Mortal Kombat Made Official, Touch Screen Fatalities and Exclusive Challenge Tower Confirmed

    [Updated] PS Vita Mortal Kombat Made Official, Touch Screen Fatalities and Exclusive Challenge Tower Confirmed

    Recently, Sony confirmed plans for a post-launch lineup of AAA games it’s banking on to sustain the PlayStation Vita after its all-important launch window. Mortal Kombat was one of the games Sony name dropped, along with Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed, and others. Today Warner […]

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  • Batman: Arkham City Lockdown iOS Trailer

    Batman: Arkham City Lockdown iOS Trailer

    Out today on the App Store, Batman: Arkham City Lockdown is a new combat game spin-off from the creators of Mortal Kombat. Assume the role of the Dark Knight and engage in one-on-one fisticuffs with Gotham’s infamous villains, including The Joker, Two-Face, Solomon Grundy and […]

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