Iron Galaxy has officially announced that the Killer Instinct Anniversary Edition will be available tomorrow, November 28. The update will feature fixes for many characters like Fulgore, Shin Hisako and more. The new edition will also replace the original Definitive edition with new aesthetics, features and the recent integrated patch.
Killer instinct is a beloved fighting game released on Xbox One. Microsoft and Double Helix launched the game in 2013 before Iron Galaxy took over development on Seasons 2 and 3. Fans have been hoping for a sequel to the Xbox Series X|S for years. The upcoming update is expected to breathe new life into the beloved fighting game.
Killer Instinct Anniversary Edition Release tomorrow
On the official Killer Instinct Twitter/X account, they confirmed that the highly anticipated “Anniversary Edition” update will be available tomorrow, November 28. The update will be available at 12:00 p.m. PDT or 3:00 p.m. EDT. It will include several improvements and fixes for much of the game’s roster. Additionally, it will also feature new aesthetics, character artwork, and a free-to-play option on Steam.
The free KI base game will feature a free weekly rotating Fighter mode and Solo, Local, and Ranked modes. Furthermore, the Killer Instinct Anniversary Edition will replace the original Definitive edition. It will include all 29 fighters and all premium content ever released: the VIP Double XP booster, holiday accessories and much more.
Check out the stream revealing the upcoming balance fixes on YouTube below:
The Steam page describes the game as follows:
Discover your killer instinct! The legendary fighting game franchise is coming to Steam!
The legendary fighting franchise is back with over-the-top action, a wild cast of fighters, responsive music, and CCC-COMBO BREAKERS!!! Choose your ultimate fighters, each with smooth animations, unique combat tactics and exciting special attacks. Use the open combo system to rack up huge combos while your opponent looks for openings to break you down and turn the tide of battle. Go online and compete against players from around the world, or master your fighting skills with in-depth tutorials and intelligent AI fighters.
Finally, the Killer Instinct Anniversary Edition will be available tomorrow on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC via Steam and the Microsoft Store.