[Update: Thu 18th Nov, 2021 09:30 BST]
It looks as if the Warner Bros. spin on platform preventing may very well be getting nearer to a reveal, with a number of IPs posting social media teases and tagging WB Video games. If it wasn’t for the intensive leaks it would be comparatively delicate, and appears to level to a gradual official reveal of the upcoming roster.
We’ll preserve an eye fixed out for extra official particulars.
[Update: Mon 25th Oct, 2021 11:45 BST]
The hearsay of a Warner Bros. Smash Bros. is gathering extra steam, as YouTuber and professional Tremendous Smash Bros. Melee participant hungrybox shared an alleged leaked picture of the roster, in addition to a title, “Warner Bros Multiversus“:
There’s an accompanying video, too, however it seems to be prefer it was taken down. Marvel who did that…?
Nevertheless, the web by no means forgets, and pictures are nonetheless being posted on social media accounts:
[Original: Mon 25th Oct, 2021 11:45 BST]
Tremendous Smash Bros. Final has had its last hurrah, and can now gracefully journey off right into a sundown of acclaim, arguments about Sora and aggressive tournaments. Nintendo’s platform fighter (for that is the style title) leads the best way in that individual kingdom, however it has needed to face down some challengers. Just lately we had Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl which put an enormous emphasis on SpongeBob to lure in gamers; early indicators are that it isn’t been a smash (actually? Ed.) hit because the writer would have hoped.
Nonetheless, there’s usually speak of different IP-owning powerhouses hoping to seek out the magic system and problem Nintendo’s franchise. The newest hearsay suggests it is Warner Bros. actively engaged on a platform fighter, not less than in accordance with this Reddit put up. This has been backed up by the now acquainted trade chatter Jeff Grubb, although there’s disagreement on who’s creating the sport. Not precisely concrete rumours then, however it definitely feels possible.
Maybe essentially the most intriguing element, contemplating the types of trailers and screenshots it’d produce, is the potential solid. Warner Bros. clearly has a frightening secure of IPs beneath its wing, besides among the potential showdowns could be reasonably humorous.
- Shaggy (Scooby Doo)
- Gandalf (Lord of the Rings)
- Tom & Jerry
- Fred Flintstone
- Mad Max
- Johnny Bravo
In a combat between Mad Max and Shaggy there’s actually just one winner, however Batman vs Gandalf could be a battle for the ages.
The unique Reddit put up suggests NetherRealm (Mortal Kombat XI) is the developer, however this was considerably rubbished by Grubb. It could actually get ugly when insiders disagree.
As we have urged a Warner Bros.-published multi-franchise fighter truly sounds possible, particularly as Nintendo’s sequence will presumably now have a few quieter years.
Tell us what you consider this cheeky hearsay, and speculate on who would win a combat between Fred Flintstone and Johnny Bravo.