Injustice 2 is a DC Universe fighting game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment was announced, set for release in 2017 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The sequel continues the story established in Injustice: Gods Among Us, with the alternate Batman and his insurgents working to prevent a new threat while stopping the remnants of Superman's regime who seek to restore his rule. Injustice 2 will introduce a loot-dropping system, known as the "Gear System", which provides character-specific costume pieces and equipment; players will be able to customize the look of their characters and upgrade their abilities, such as increasing their speed, strength, or health. The playable cast is set to include returning characters Superman, Batman, Flash, and Aquaman, alongside new characters such as Supergirl, Atrocitus, and Gorilla Grodd