AusGamers has taken Injustice: Gods Among Us for a hands-on spin and writes:
"So it’s interesting then to see NetherRealm attempting to apply more emphasis on their characters for the forthcoming Injustice: Gods Among Us, and just how and why they’re wailing on each other beyond a simple, unwieldy context-driven premise. In fact story is so important for this unique reimagining of the DC Universe, DC actually started work on a comic book backstory to help set the scene and tone for the game.
But the bigger question then is: Is the story really worth it in the grand scheme of things? The answer will depend largely upon whether or not you care about any of the 24 DC characters set to appear in the game, or its 15 uniquely repurposed environments. And if you don’t, well the good news is that at its core, Injustice: Gods Among Us is still a solid fighting game, it just changes the rules a little bit..."