NetherRealm released its most recent title Mortal Kombat 11 in March 2019, followed by a $40 story expansion this month.
Meanwhile Injustice – its fighting series based on DC superheroes – hasn’t seen a release since 2017’s sequel. NetherRealm has typically alternated between Injustice and Mortal Kombat.
Warner Bros. announced this week that it would hold a DC-focussed digital event, ‘DC FanDome’, in August and make new announcements from its games, film and TV, and comics divisions.
Before E3 2020’s cancellation, WB Games was reportedly lining up a trio of high-profile reveals for what would have been its first-ever LA show conference this month.