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#2 Edited by TheSouthernDandy (4012 posts) -

What does a company that made a flash game know about making real games? I'm worried.

No this is pretty rad.

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#4 Posted by TheLastGunslinger (386 posts) -

This was probably the big announcement that Johnny was drunkenly alluding to during the GDC stream.

Sounds cool! Don't have an Xbox One but what I have played of Killer Instinct was surprisingly enjoyable.

I'm not a huge fan of fighting games but the crazy in-depth training system in KI got me further into the genre. Frankly, based on DoubleHelix's track record I think most people were surprised how good KI was.

#5 Posted by cloudymusic (1421 posts) -

This is good news both for Iron Galaxy, and for KI fans. The series sounds like it's in good hands. Freakishly huge ogre hands.

#6 Posted by ArbitraryWater (12896 posts) -

Welp, guess Killer Instinct is going to only use two buttons from here on out.

#7 Posted by Jesus_Phish (1723 posts) -

@arbitrarywater: This is where it goes full minimalist and uses one button.

#8 Posted by conmulligan (1245 posts) -

Ha, I half-jokingly suggested Iron Galaxy as suitable replacement when they were first acquired by Amazon, weird to see it actually come to pass. I have a lot of faith in them, though.

#9 Posted by Blu3V3nom07 (4213 posts) -
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Congrats to Iron Galaxy.

April 9th! Get Hype!!

#10 Posted by csl316 (11106 posts) -

Great.

That's not sarcasm.

#11 Posted by micemoney (180 posts) -

Wow this is GREAT news. Fulgore looks pretty sick too.

#12 Edited by Aetheldod (3914 posts) -

Well that is great :D , still wont get a xbone for that but good to see that it was Iron Galaxy

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#14 Edited by MachoFantastico (5585 posts) -

KI enters the Lang-zone... we all win!

#15 Edited by xyzygy (10596 posts) -

Man Fulgore looks amazing!!!! Good to see there is a bright future ahead for this game. I expect that when I get an X1 the roster will be around 10+, so I can't wait.

#16 Posted by expensiveham (320 posts) -

Mr. N crossover character for Killer Instinct please. Also PC port.

Seriously though this is good news, glad Microsoft found someone suitable to take over.

#17 Edited by ViciousBearMauling (1566 posts) -

This is pretty cool!

Except the cynical dickhead side of me is worried that we'll see less amazing re-releases of classic fighting games...

#18 Posted by ottoman673 (818 posts) -

Pretty sure the article outlines that Double Helix finished out Season 1 and Fulgore is their baby, but regardless, I suppose I will NEVER escape the Lang Zone now.

#19 Edited by PimblyCharles (1776 posts) -

This is actually really great news. Good for Iron Galaxy and Dave! In the WHAT'S NEXT? section of that article, I was really hoping for a Windjammers mention... but as we already know:

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#20 Posted by onyxghost (346 posts) -

Dave mother effin Lang! Let's see some crazy GD Killer Instinct!

#21 Edited by cmblasko (1554 posts) -

That's great news! Couldn't think of a better developer for KI.

#22 Edited by BigJeffrey (5143 posts) -

Great pick to continue Killer Instinct, they get the wackiness over the top that is that is Killer Instinct.

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#23 Posted by Wikitoups (1032 posts) -

I'm now expecting Killer Instinct X Divekick

Also I expect that Dave Lang is now the match vo yelling CCCCOMBO BRREEAAAKKKEEERRR

#24 Posted by freakin9 (1187 posts) -

Get Ed Boon on the phone Lang and lets do MK vs. KI already.

#25 Posted by AlexanderSheen (5150 posts) -

Let's go! LET'S GO!

#26 Posted by BigJeffrey (5143 posts) -

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Congrats to Iron Galaxy.

April 9th! Get Hype!!

hype ass music cannot wait for Killer Cuts.

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#27 Posted by GERALTITUDE (4544 posts) -

Sweet. Too bad I'm probably a half decade out from having an XB1 .. :S

#28 Posted by Vuud (2052 posts) -

GROSS! Dave Lang has his chubby fingers in a lot of pies.

Well it's good to see him finally branch out from Facebook games.

#29 Posted by Fram (993 posts) -

Great news, nothing but respect for Mr Lang and his ever-expanding Zone.

#30 Posted by Wampa1 (814 posts) -

@bigjeffrey: Have they said that they plan to bring out a new official soundtrack? be nice to have the songs at an official length and mix everything online numbers up to 10 minutes.

#31 Edited by BigJeffrey (5143 posts) -

@wampa1 said:

@bigjeffrey: Have they said that they plan to bring out a new official soundtrack? be nice to have the songs at an official length and mix everything online numbers up to 10 minutes.

Yes new Killer Cuts OST is coming

(KI Composer)

Alright #KillerInstinct fans, lets do this!!!: What would you like for Killer Cuts 2013? Tweet me your ideas and lets make this awesome!

— Mick Gordon (@Mick_Gordon) February 21, 2014

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#32 Posted by DocPorpoise (143 posts) -

i'm interested to see what season 2 holds now that KI is in the ham-fists of Mr. Ron Galaxy and his talented crew.

#33 Posted by Andorski (5469 posts) -

@freakin9 said:

Get Ed Boon on the phone Lang and lets do MK vs. KI already.

I don't give a shit about fighting games but I feel like this needs to happen.

#34 Edited by falserelic (5723 posts) -

@blu3v3nom07: He withheld so much amazing power he couldn't contain it.

#35 Posted by Reisz (1607 posts) -

Fulgore is Godlike. This checks out.

#36 Posted by crithon (3549 posts) -

WOW! That the best announcement I have ever heard.

#37 Edited by FinalDasa (2501 posts) -

I guess that was the big announcement Johnny was hoping Dave would announce.

Granted it set up the most hilarious moment possible.

Awesome for Lang and all those duders at Iron Galaxy, they're straight killing it.

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#38 Posted by kineticflow (49 posts) -

I would pay for Dave Lang announcer DLC.

#39 Posted by GnomeonFire (906 posts) -

Dave Lang graduating from making browser games.

#40 Edited by swat200 (294 posts) -

The lang zone will consume is ALLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!