Game News: Injustice 2, Cars 3, Overwatch, Mass

Injustice 2
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment have premiered a look at Robin-themed gameplay from “Injustice 2,” the follow-up to the DC fighting game “Injustice: Gods Among Us”. NetherRealm Studios will make the game available on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on May 16th.

Cars 3
Much of the team behind Disney Infinity Games developer Avalanche Software are back with the company which has now opened at Warner Brothers. Today, Warners and Disney have announced that the game studio will make a “Cars 3” game for Disney to release later this year.

Based on the upcoming Disney Pixar film, Warners’ Avalanche Software team has reopened under the leadership of John Blackburn who previously led Avalanche under Disney. [Source: Venture Beat]

A new trailer has been released for ‘Year of the Rooster,’ the Lunar New Year celebrations of popular multiplayer title “Overwatch”. Temporarily, all in-game Loot Boxes have been replaced with special Lunar Loot Boxes.

Over three weeks, players will have the chance to collect over one-hundred themed cosmetic items, enjoy a firefight beneath some fireworks on Lijiang Tower, and work together to capture the flag in Overwatch’s newest brawl mode. “Overwatch Year of the Rooster” is live right now on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Mass Effect: Andromeda
People who subscribe to EA Access or Origin Access will be able to play “Mass Effect: Andromeda” for up to ten hours a full five days before the game officially launches. The trial will go live March 16th.

EA Access and Origin Access are available on Xbox One and Windows PC, respectively, so PlayStation 4 owners will miss out on the trial. The full game hits March 21st. [Source: Polygon]