Injustice: Gods Among Us mobile game gets Suicide Squad update

Injustice: Gods Among Us, a fighting game featuring DC superheroes and villains gets a major update adding a new playable character and skins in time for the release of the movie Suicide Squad. The new character Deadshot, being played by Will Smith in the film, has been added to the roster along with the new skins for Harley Quinn and The Joker from Suicide Squad.

Injustice: Gods Among Us Suicide Squad

Like every Injustice character addition and updates, players will need to complete the challenge in order to obtain the newly added character, this time it’s Deadshot as a reward. There is also a chance that players will be randomly rewarded with booster pack, gears and the latest added skins after completing every challenge. The content update or challenge usually only lasts for a week or two, so players should not miss the opportunity to get the latest character as an addition to their roster.

Injustice: Gods Among Us

For those who haven’t played the game yet, Injustice: Gods Among Us is a multiplayer mobile game which features a three versus three tag team combat system. You will be presented with various levels of challenges that will reward power credits once completed. Power credit is the game currency that can be used to purchase additional DC characters and items to your collection. In addition, you can also receive character or item rewards upon completing each level on campaign challenges. Players will have the option to upgrade their favorite character to unlock different skills and enhance them with boosters and gears. Character upgrade is considered to be the game changer as it introduces different builds of characters on multiplayer battles.

Injustice: Gods Among Us

From Apple App Store release notes:

What’s New in Version 2.11

WORST. HEROES. EVER.
Introducing some very bad people, who can do some good. Play as Suicide Squad Deadshot, a brand new character in Injustice with unique fighting moves, and all new Special Moves. He is joined by Suicide Squad Harley Quinn and two new versions of The Joker from the Suicide Squad Movie – Suicide Squad The Joker, and Suicide Squad The Joker Unhinged. The Suicide Squad Joker Unhinged will be available in an all new Multiplayer season. All other characters will have distinct Challenges and be available for purchase in the store!

IT’S A CELEBRATION!
As part of the Suicide Squad event, we’re offering a Daily Gold Booster Pack from August 5, 2016 for a limited time for only 100 Power Credits. That’s an extreme discount, and it carries a chance at earning all of the Suicide Squad characters. Go ahead, do your worst.

GEAR UP THE BAD GUYS.
New Legendary Gear is available! Earn Katana’s Soultaker Sword gear in a new MP season. Three new Companion card Legendary Gear Cards – Diablo, Enchantress and Killer Croc are all available in Survivor Mode. Survivor Mode is now more accessible than ever. Get in there and assemble your Suicide Squad to its Max Potential.

FORGET PATIENCE.
For those of you who just can’t wait to collect the full Suicide Squad in Injustice, we offer the WORST HEROES EVER BUNDLE. The Booster Pack contains Suicide Squad Harley Quinn, Suicide Squad Deadshot and Suicide Squad Joker – all promoted to Tier 1 and level 30. It also contains all of their Rare Gear, an additional Epic Gear piece, and 8 S.T.A.R. Labs Augment Cards. Best Value in the Store!

Below is the promotional video for the update.

You can download Injustice: Gods Among Us for free in the Apple App Store for iOS users and on Google Play Store for Android users. The game is free to play, but also contains optional in-app purchases or items that can be purchased for real money.