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  • Blog Post: Watch One Of The Best Comebacks At EVO This Year

    The EVO Championship Series is the time for epic, come-from-behind victories. That's exactly what happened when Sleep NS squared off against UA My God in Killer Instinct. My God's Sabrewulf had Sleep NS' Kan-Ra against the ropes with under a minute to go. After a vicious combo, Kan-Ra only... More
  • Blog Post: [Updated] Killer Instinct Coming To PC, Will Feature Cross-Play And Cross-Buy

    Xbox head Phil Spencer stopped by the PC Gaming Show to announce that Double Helix's Killer Instinct reboot will be coming to PC. Originally a free-to-play Xbox One exclusive, the fighting game has two seasons released so far. Spencer did not elaborate on any sort of release window. On Twitter, it... More
  • Blog Post: Cinder Lights Up TJ Combo In New Killer Instinct Trailer

    This new Killer Instinct trailer shows off the perpetually immolated Cinder in action. The combustible fighter also slows down to talk about how much he dislikes TJ Combo, especially his dumb name. The trailer below shows off Cinder's hot moves, including burning blob bombs that he can stick to opponents... More
  • Blog Post: Learn About Killer Instinct's Japanese Horror Movie-Inspired Fighter Hisako And See Cinder Teased

    A new trailer for Killer Instinct's new fighter Hisano explains why she's so mad (and a ghost), and also offers a quick tease for returning fighter Cinder. You can check out the video below which shows what exactly happened to Hisano, as well as some of here atypical moves. You can learn more... More
  • Blog Post: Meet Killer Instinct's New Japanese Horror Movie-Inspired Fighter, Hisako

    She was teased at the end of the recent Aganos trailer , but now Iron Galaxy is offering an in-depth breakdown of the upcoming fighter. You can check out the video below featuring Adam Heart and Isaac Torres from Iron Galaxy. In the video you will learn Hisako is really unlike most fighting game characters... More
  • Blog Post: Iron Galaxy Showcases Aganos For Killer Instinct, Teases Zombie Geisha Fighter

    Iron Galaxy has delivered a new trailer for Killer Instinct's next fighter, Aganos, and teased another. Aganos is a stone golem who apparently has a bone to pick woth Kan-Ra . The trailer shows he's a tank who can withstand lots of attacks and summon walls behind characters to make it easier... More
  • Blog Post: Iron Galaxy Teasing Killer Instinct Season Two Bonus Character, Omen

    Iron Galaxy posted a teaser image and a few details about an upcoming bonus character for Killer Instinct season two, Omen, Herald of Gargos. Omen will be a available to players who purchased either season two pack, and he will not be sold separately in the future. He's teased in the image above... More
  • Blog Post: Take A Good Look At Killer Instinct's Riptor And Holiday Outfits

    Monday will see the release of a new trailer highlighting Riptor, but ahead of that, Microsoft has answered some questions about the dinosaur combatant. You can find the full Q&A on the Ultra Combo forums here , The Q&A also includes the character art you see above, and images of the free holiday... More
  • Blog Post: Phil Spencer: ‘I’ll Work On Making Amends For Street Fighter’

    At Gamescom this year, Microsoft fired a shot in the console war with the announcement that Rise of the Tomb Raider will be a timed Xbox exclusive . Last week, Sony fired back with its own third-party deal. We reported ( and then were able to confirm ) that Street Fighter V will be exclusive to PlayStation... More
  • Blog Post: New Killer Instinct Trailer Showcases Kan-Ra, Teases Return Of Riptor

    The latest season two trailer for Killer Instinct reveals Kan-Ra in detail (after his initial tease) and also promises the return of the thought-forgotten Riptor. You can check out the trailer below to see many of the mummy Kan-Ra's moves. He uses his bandages as weapons, and can summon sand creations... More
  • Blog Post: Nintendo Manually Updated 17,000 Killer Instinct Arcade Cabinets To Combat Exploits In 1994

    Did You Know Gaming's latest episode takes a look at Rare's Killer Instinct. You will learn about how the game was nearly called Brute Force, how Orchid almost wore a red outfit and was almost called Roxy Rave or Wanda, and how the game brought in nearly $1,000 a week for some arcades. You will... More
  • Blog Post: Season Two Killer Instinct Fighter Maya Trailer Teases New Combatant

    Returning Killer Instinct fighter Maya is coming to the Xbox One title soon, and a new trailer shows her knife throwing skills in action. Maya is part of Killer Instinct's second season, which also includes T.J. Combo , as well other unannounced fighters. You can check out the trailer for Maya below... More
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Brings Sunset Overdrive, Halo, Ori, And More To PAX

    Microsoft has announced its lineup for this weekend’s Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, Washington. In addition to welcoming people to campus to sample ID@Xbox titles , there will be a significant Xbox presence at the show. If you’re in Seattle, you can get hands-on time with Sunset Overdrive... More
  • Blog Post: Killer Instinct Punches Its Way To Retail With Bonus Fighter

    Microsoft and Iron Galaxy's revival of the classic Killer Instinct fighting franchise was an early standout of the Xbox One lineup, now the game with being released on disc with a little extra. Today, Microsoft announced that a retail version of the previously download-only game entitled Killer Instinct... More
  • 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
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