Source Crystals can also Transform Gear.
The announcement stresses that the Source Crystals can not be used in order to gain advantage in the game.
It's tough to think past March or April with so many high profile releases on the horizon, but if you manage to do so you may remember that Injustice 2 is arriving this May.
WB says that Source Crystals can be purchased using real money, but they are not required in order to progress further in the game. These upgrades do not fall into the Gear category, though, and players won't be able to pay to increase character stats.
If that's not clear, the developer reiterated that the premium character skins won't have any advantages in terms of gameplay-they're basically just there to give your character a different shade and look.
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The two main types of cosmetic upgrades that can be purchased are Character Shaders and Premiere Skins.
Source Crystals can be purchased via the PlayStation and Xbox Stores from launch day. Source Crystals will, however, save you some time once you've reached level 20 with one character - they'll let you skip the leveling process with a different hero.
In a YouTube video shared by WWE wrestler Xavier Woods, who came to the NetherRealm office to try out the game, superhero Firestorm was confirmed to be the latest addition to the upcoming fighting video game.
Four of the characters joining the "Injustice 2" roster. Transform Gear allows you to apply the visuals of one piece of Gear to another piece.
Injustice 2 continues the story introduced in Injustice: Gods Among Us as Batman and his allies work towards putting the pieces of society back together while struggling against those who want to restore Superman's regime.