The next season of Killer Instinct for Xbox One is coming Oct. 15, developer Iron Galaxy Studios announced today. Killer Instinct Season 2 includes eight fighters, starting with returning characters TJ Combo from the first Killer Instinct and Maya from Killer Instinct 2.
Killer Instinct Season 2 can be purchased in an Ultra Edition ($39.99/£34.99/€39.99) that includes eight fighters, "select" fighter costumes and accessory packs, a port of 1996 arcade game Killer Instinct 2 and early access to new characters and customization items. Players who pick up the Ultra Edition between Sept. 23 and Oct. 14 get immediate access to TJ Combo and Killer Instinct 2 Classic.
The Combo Breaker edition ($19.99/£16.99/€19.99) will give buyers Season 2's eight fighters, but no other extras. Season 2 fighters, which are expected to roll out on a monthly schedule, can be purchased individually for $4.99/£3.99/€4.99.
Iron Galaxy also confirmed that composer Mick Gordon will return to score Season 2. His soundtrack for Killer Instinct Season 1 and the original Killer Cuts soundtrack will be released Sept. 23. The same day, Microsoft will release a retail version of Killer Instinct Season 1.