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Submitted by mondofish 402d ago | article

Underrated: NetherRealm Studios puts the K back in Kombat

PSU takes a look at game developers that brought us great games this console generation, but didn't get the attention they deserved. (Culture, Industry, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Mortal Kombat, NetherRealm Studios, Next-Gen, PC, PS Vita, PS3, Xbox 360)

a_bro  +   403d ago
they really are a great studio. glad they brought back MK to its roots.

cant wait to see more of them in the next gen
biRdy  +   403d ago
Hope they keep up with the innovation to their next MK game. They higher'd the bar when it comes to fighting games.
Septic  +   402d ago
" They higher'd the bar "

They raised the bar* (Didn't mean to be a d*** about it- just correcting you that's all).

With regard to innovation; I recall Ed Boon (I think) stating that they will be looking to innovate the MK formula for their next outing. I don't know how they will do this but I can't wait to see a next-gen MK game!
willie32  +   402d ago
I just wish they would design a game for all levels of players. How about a choose your destiny based on your skill. TIER 1 would only allow players to use charecter specials and no combos. TIER 2 could limit the amount of combo hits. TIER 3 would be for the hardcore player, it could play just as last MK. I just miss the days of choosing multiple characters in versus.
Skate-AK  +   402d ago
I wish they would make a new Gauntlet, since WB owns the IP. Even if it's only a PSN/XBLA game. Man I would be happy they just released Gauntlet Dark Legacy in HD on PSN/XBLA.
mondofish  +   402d ago
I would kill for a new Gauntlet! Friggan love those games! especially Dark Legacy!
Skate-AK  +   402d ago
With the Online capabilities we have now, it is really surprising that there hasn't been a HD version.
mondofish  +   402d ago
We can dream...
fsfsxii  +   402d ago
Netherrealm always delivers good games, i wasn't optimistic about Injustice, but now its my most played game
UberGrav  +   402d ago
Netherrealm is amazing. I wish they could do a Streets of Rage game, or remake Bayou Billy into a game that's actually good. Those were the face-beating games I played as a kid :)
mondofish  +   402d ago
True that!
Haules  +   402d ago
With the crap hit detection in MK9 and Injustice? I don't think so.
FlyGuyHung  +   402d ago
Love MK and Love the Legendary Ed Boon. :)
MisfitsInc  +   402d ago
MK4-Armageddon were forgetable
GFahim  +   402d ago
i hope their next game is a fully fledged mortal kombat single player/co op adventure action fighting game ala shaolin monks with deep stories going through all the characters etc and developing their stories with awesome cg cutscenes to deliver it all!

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