As the kind of gamer who lives and breathes the fighting game genre, maybe even competitively, Injustice 2 might be a harder sell thanks to the Gear System in place. Developer NetherRealm has been hyping the game with a tagline that says that every battle will define your character, specifically with loot drops that can make your chosen vigilante that little bit stronger or faster. And now NetherRealm boss Ed Boon has weighed in on the debate with some thoughts of his own.
For Honor may have a battlefield that's worth jumping into, but it's the intimate single-player duels that will define Ubisoft's latest epic. For Honor look like the bastard child of Highlander, Dynasty Warriors and the most magnificent beards in game development today - butit's more than that.
Some folks are already referring to Code Vein as the Dark Souls of anime games, perhaps an unfair comparison for a new title that is seeking to revive the idea of over the top action that is coupled with a decent degree of trial and error in its gameplay.
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