Killer Instinct is a 3D Fighting game, developed by Double Helix Games and published by Microsoft Game Studios, with no announced release date.
|8||Retro revivals for fighting games aren't really a thing, but if they were, Killer Instinct would be pretty high up on the list of influential games for the genre. Beyond the contribution of C-C-C-COMBO BREAKER the franchise was pretty exploratory in the way it approached health bars, attack strings, ultra attacks and finishing moves; with many abilities tied into specific percentiles or automated combos. and the great news for fans of the original is that Double Helix and Rare have done a fantastic job in breathing life back to the series. Even without diving into the heavy details you can rest assured that Killer Instinct still feels like a fighter independent from the rest. |
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