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  • Blog Post: Returning Fighter Maya Confirmed For Killer Instinct Season Two

    Despite the bright red glow that seemed to hint at the return of Cinder during E3's T.J. Combo reveal , the next confirmed fighter for Killer Instinct's second season is the Amazonian knife-wielding princess, Maya. Maya was revealed at this year's EVO 2014 tournament. According to a report... More
  • Blog Post: Anyone Can Be A Pro Gamer At This Year's San Diego Comic-Con

    From Friday July 24 to Sunday July 27, Comic-Con patrons will be able to play on the Major League Gaming main stage. Titanfall, Forza Motorsport 5, and Killer Instinct will be taking center stage at the convention and can be played by anyone with a badge. The games will be streamed on MLG.tv, the company's... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct, Trials, And Mirrors Edge Coming To Minecraft

    Microsoft has announced a bevy of new skins coming to the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft. The upcoming set pulls from Killer Instinct, Trials, and Mirror’s Edge. The pack, which is yet undated, features six blocky skins from Killer Instinct. Two Trials racers are also represented. The big surprise... More
  • Blog Post: Stop Hitting Yourself: T.J. Combo Comes To Killer Instinct [Trailer Added]

    Double Helix Games developed Killer Instinct for the Xbox One, but that doesn't mean the fighter is done. Iron Galaxy Studios is soon adding boxer T.J. Combo to the mix. Microsoft is prepping a season two of downloadable releases for Killer Instinct, and it looks like T.J. Combo is the first fighter... More
  • Blog Post: Fulgore, Arcade Mode Go Live With Killer Instinct Update

    Late last month Microsoft announced that Fulgore and an arcade mode would be coming to Killer Instinct in April. Today, you can grab the sizeable title update. This 6.8 GB add-on includes the cyborg fighter Fulgure, eight-player lobbies, arcade mode, and the ability to spectate matches. This is the last... More
  • Blog Post: Divekick Dev Takes Over Killer Instinct, Fulgore Gets April Release Date

    With Double Helix having parted ways with Microsoft following the studio’s acquisition by Amazon , a new developer for Killer Instinct was needed. Microsoft has tapped Divekick studio Iron Galaxy, with a transition currently in progress. Speaking with Polygon , Iron Galaxy says it won’t turn... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct Composer Putting Together New Killer Cuts Compilation

    When Killer Instinct released for Super Nintendo in 1995, it came packaged with a soundtrack CD called Killer Cuts. Mick Gordon, composer on the recent Killer Instinct, is putting together a new Killer Cuts compilation for the Xbox One game. Alright #KillerInstinct fans, lets do this!!!: What would you... More
  • Blog Post: Skeletal Warrior Spinal Joins Killer Instinct Roster Today

    Killer Instinct is getting its first downloadable character today. The cackling skeleton Spinal joins the fray. Spinal uses his spectral abilities to teleport, grab, and pop up opponents. He also can summon ghost skulls to throw at his foes. The new video shows off Spinal’s moves and his wriggling... More
  • Blog Post: Double Helix Delivers Three New Spinal Screens For Killer Instinct

    Spinal is coming to Killer Instinct as a DLC fighter this month, and Double Helix has published three new screen shots of him in action. Earlier this month , Jago was rotated out as the free character, and Sabrewulf was added. We're not sure the exact date that Spinal will be available, but Double... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Rotates Killer Instinct Free Character, Sabrewulf Available

    One of the things that makes League of Legends so popular (and profitable) is Riot’s weekly rotating champion roster. It keeps things fresh, and entices people to come back for different experiences. Now, Microsoft and Double Helix are doing something similar with Killer Instinct. Jago, who has... More
  • Blog Post: Review Round-Up 11/26/2013

    There has been a lot to see since the two new consoles made their debut, and you may have missed some of our reviews. Lucky for you, we’ve pulled our reviews and impressions together in one convenient place. This week we have a wide range of titles on the review block, but just like last week ... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct And Zoo Tycoon: Review Note

    With the PlayStation 4 launch behind us, reviews have begun to hit for upcoming Xbox One games. Though you can find several of them on our site, we're going to wait a little longer before posting the reviews for Killer Instinct and Zoo Tycoon. We have been having technical difficulties with Killer... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Handing Out Free Xbox Ones, Copies Of Killer Instinct

    If you are a long-time Xbox user, you might want to check your inbox. Microsoft has been sending out free consoles, retail games, and copies of the full version of Xbox One title Killer Instinct. A tweet from Microsoft’s official Xbox account gives us a little insight into how people were chosen... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct Teams Up With Penny Arcade To Release Limited Box Version

    Microsoft and Penny Arcade are working together to release a limited version of Killer Instinct. There still won't be a disc, or an official retail release, but there will be a box. The boxed version of the game, which you can only get from Microsoft's store , comes with a download code for the... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct Priced In Two Different Bundles

    Following this morning's announcements, we got hands-on time with Killer Instinct. The game plays very smoothly, with four of the six launch characters playable at the Microsoft showcase. Jago, Glacius, Sabrewulf, and Chief Thunder are all available for testing. Two more characters will be announced... More
  • Blog Post: First Screens Of Xbox One's Killer Instinct Revival

    A new trailer was shown for a brand new Killer Instinct coming exclusively to Xbox One. It had no numbers after the title or subtitles following a colon. The game is simply Killer Instinct. Along with gameplay, and the familiar over the top announcer announcing fighter names and shouting “Ultra... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Promises 'Historic' Franchise Reappearance From Rare At E3

    Today's Xbox One presentation was light on games, but it sounds like Microsoft has surprises up its sleeves for E3. Speaking with Polygon , Microsoft's Studios corporate vice president Phil Spencer confirmed that one of Rare's established franchises will be making an appearance at E3 this... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft And Fox Come To Terms Over Killer Instinct Trademark

    Hope springs eternal for fans of Rare’s classic over-the-top fighting game, Killer Instinct. It originally appeared in arcades in 1994, before making its way to the SNES and Game Boy a year later. For over a decade, fighting game enthusiasts have been clamoring for a return to Ultratech’s... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Denied Renewal Of Killer Instinct Trademark

    The United States Patent & Trademark Office has denied Microsoft the renewal of the Killer Instinct trademark due to potential conflict with a defunct Fox TV show. The show of the same name only aired one season back in 2005, but the office decided that the trademark descriptions could be construed... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct Trademark Renewed

    Perhaps Microsoft is planning on doing something with Killer Instinct after all. While there's no real details to work with here, Microsoft confirmed it renewed the trademark for the classic fighting game from Rare. "Our legal eagles have authorized us to say: 'We have either renewed or... More
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