As can be seen from current job advertisements, new Mortal Kombat and Injustice games will find their way onto the new generation of consoles of PS5 and Xbox Series X. However, when the corresponding revelations can be expected was not revealed.
In the past few weeks, the first titles for the two next-generation consoles of Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 have been presented. The US publisher Warner Bros. Interactive is still quite covered.
As can be seen from current job advertisements, there are some projects already being worked on and it is for the new generation of consoles. The job advertisement shows that NetherRealm Studios are currently working on next-generation offshoots of the in-house fighting title series of Mortal Kombat and Injustice.
They are looking for a Principal Software Graphics Engineer to support NetherRealm Studios in their plans to pave the way for the next hardware generation in Mortal Kombat and Injustice. The job advertisement includes a completely new next-gen look for the two fighting title series.
“NetherRealm, a division of WB Games Inc., seeks a Principal Software Engineer – Graphics to drive the next generation console graphics vision for the Mortal Kombat and Injustice franchises,” said the managers. “As a Principal Graphics Engineer you will work closely with the Lead Engineer and the rest of your peers to develop state-of-the-art graphics technology for the PS5, and XBOX Series X.”
The listing further stated the following: “In addition, as part of our highly collaborative engineering group, you will have ample opportunity to share your experience and expertise on the development of engineering systems across the entire codebase. Opportunities for involvement in the creative process will also present themselves regularly. This job will require close collaboration with Engineering and Artistic leadership during implementation of new features.”
Unfortunately, it has not yet been revealed when the new Mortal Kombat or Injustice games can be expected to be unveiled.