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Mortal Kombat and Injustice Director Ed Boon Reveals "Kryptic" Update on New Games

Longtime Mortal Kombat and Injustice director Ed Boon has given fans an update about what NetherRealm Studios could be doing next. For multiple years at this point, fans have been wondering about what developer NetherRealm could be working on next. The longtime fighting game company, at least for the better part of the past decade, has worked on a rotational basis between its Mortal Kombat and Injustice franchises, which would suggest that a new Injustice game would be next on deck. However, according to this new message from Boon, it sounds like those theories could be squashed.
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Ed Boon On His AIAS Hall Of Fame Induction And Career In Video Games And Pinball

Ed Boon is best known for his work on the Mortal Kombat series, which he's had a hand in guiding since 1992, first at Midway Games and now with his team at NetherRealm Studios. He's one of the most celebrated creators in gaming, and today he'll be honored with an induction into the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame.
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The Definitive Interview With Mortal Kombat's Ed Boon

This interview was conducted by Andrew Reiner and Suriel Vazquez, and transcribed by Michael Leri. It was originally published on December 1, 2016. Ed Boon has likely been making video games longer than you’ve been alive. Years before he became the steward of the Mortal Kombat franchise, Boon was programming pinball and arcade games for companies that no longer exist. But despite his over 30-year history in the industry, he’s only ever really had one job.
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Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon to be inducted into AIAS Hall of Fame

Ed Boon, the co-creator Mortal Kombat, will be inducted into video game’s hall of fame. The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), the industry group that puts on the annual DICE Summit, said Boon will be inducted into the AIAS Hall of Fame at the 25th annual DICE Awards ceremony during the summit on February 22 to February 24 in Las Vegas.
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Mortal Kombat Co-Creator Ed Boon To Be Inducted In Academy Of Interactive Arts & Sciences Hall Of Fame

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced that Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon will be inducted into its Hall of Fame. To ring in the celebration, Boon will be honored at the 25th Annual D.I.C.E Awards ceremony happening on February 24 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Xbox Game Studios head Matt Booty will present Boon with the 2022 Hall of Fame Award.
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Ed Boon to join AIAS Hall of Fame

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced that it will induct NetherRealm Studios creative director and Mortal Kombat co-creator into its Hall of Fame at the DICE Awards next month. Boon moved into game development as he began his career with Williams Electronics. He then co-created Mortal...
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