A brand new report about NetherRealm Studios has Mortal Kombat and Injustice followers apprehensive. The report in query comes the way in which of business insider and leaker Jez Corden, who just lately claimed that Warner Bros. — or extra particularly, its guardian firm, AT&T — is eager about promoting NetherRealm Studios and TT Video games. For those who do not know: the previous is thought for the Mortal Kombat and Injustice sequence, whereas the latter is thought for the assorted LEGO video games. Each are prized property, but each are apparently up on the market.
It is unclear why these studios aren’t needed, however Corden claims it is as a result of Warner Bros. would not suppose they’re “of their scope,” no matter which means. Sadly, that is the place the report ends. As for the report itself, Corden says all of this info was divulged from official paperwork he acquired his palms on, however as you’d count on, he didn’t share these paperwork.
That mentioned, over on Reddit many followers of those studios and the video games they make are apprehensive about the way forward for these groups. Not solely might they find yourself beneath the roof of a lower than fascinating new proprietor, however when studios are acquired, they typically bleed any expertise not tied all the way down to long-term contracts. Nonetheless, some followers are excited concerning the prospect of those studios being moved on, as some aren’t completely happy how WB Games has managed the groups, although the crucial and business success each groups have achieved in recent times suggests they have been managed fairly nicely.
For now, it stays to be seen what’s going to occur with these groups. Till then, take every little thing right here with a grain of salt or two. Not solely is every little thing right here unofficial, however every little thing right here can be topic to alter. As for the supply itself, Corden has each confirmed dependable, however he additionally has missed the mark every so often.
As at all times, be happy to go away a remark or two letting us know what you suppose or, alternatively, hit me up on Twitter @Tyler_Fischer_ and let me know over there. If NetherRealm Studios and TT Video games had been to search out new houses, who would you wish to see them beneath? PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox, EA, Ubisoft, Take-Two Interactive, Activision, or someone else?