Injustice 2 Unleashes Black Canary Gameplay Trailer

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NetherRealm Studios has released the latest gameplay trailer for its upcoming DC Comics superhero-themed fighting game, “Injustice 2.” The video focuses on the abilities and super-moves of Black Canary, the highly-trained martial artist known for her destructive sonic scream, the Canary Cry.

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The video, posted by IGN, shows Black Canary going up against the likes of Deadshot and Blue Beetle (both playable characters in the game). Black Canary boasts a stun that can disorient her opponents and a scream that pushes back would-be attackers. Her Canary Cry is also used in one of her super-moves, triggering a short sequence of her kicking an opponent into the air and slamming them into the pavement below with her cry from above.

“Injustice 2” is the follow-up to “Injustice: Gods Among Us,” also developed by NetherRealm Studios, the current development team behind of the ongoing “Mortal Kombat” fighting game franchise. “Injustice: Gods Among Us” was set in an alternate DC Comics timeline in which Superman became a tyrant after the Joker tricks him into killing Lois Lane and wiping Metropolis off the map. Batman assembles a team of heroes to take down Superman. “Injustice 2” looks to continue the team-up tradition, this time with Brainiac as a central antagonist.

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“Injustice 2” is developed by NetherRealm Studios and will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS and Android on May 16, 2017.

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