How to Get Darkseid and Brainiac in Injustice 2

Find out how to get the Darkseid and Brainiac story chapters in Injustice 2.

If you’ve been playing Injustice 2, you may be wondering how you can unlock the Darkseid and Brainiac story chapters. As of right now, only one of these two characters can be unlocked while playing Injustice 2.

Despite the initial bad news, we’re determined to help you unlock all character stories in the Injustice 2 roster. With that out of the way, here’s how to get the Darkseid and Brainiac story chapters in Injustice 2.

How to Get Darkseid in Injustice 2

If you pre-ordered Injustice 2, you should have access to the Darkseid story chapter.

Now that you finally have your hands on Injustice 2, you may be wondering how to unlock Darkseid. Unfortunately, you may be disheartened to hear that the only way to unlock the Darkseid story chapter in Injustice 2 is to have pre-ordered the game (either digitally or at a retail store).

If you pre-ordered Injustice 2 and still don’t have access to Darkseid in Injustice 2, you may have to enter in a code to unlock him. If this code doesn’t work, you may find some luck contacting the retailer where you pre-ordered Injustice 2.

In terms of unlocking the Darkseid story chapter later on, rest assured that NetherRealm has a track record of offering pre-order characters at a later date via DLC. So, if you didn’t pre-order Injustice 2 but still want to access to the Darkseid story chapter in Injustice 2, rest assured that he's likely on his way via an upcoming DLC release.

How to Get Brainiac in Injustice 2

Here's how to get the Brainiac story chapter in Injustice 2. 

While you may not be able to get the Darkseid story chapter in Injustice 2, unlocking Brainiac is a much easier endeavor. To get the Brainiac story chapter in Injustice 2, you’ll need to complete all 12 chapters in Story Mode.

For the most part, this should only take you a few hours. Even if you find fighting games to be difficult, you should be able to complete all 12 story chapters in Injustice 2 with enough persistence. What are the story chapters in Injustice 2? We have the complete list down below.

Injustice 2 Story Mode Chapters

  • Chapter 1: Batman
  • Chapter 2: Harley Quinn
  • Chapter 3: Green Arrow or Black Canary
  • Chapter 4: Flash
  • Chapter 5: Green Lantern
  • Chapter 6: Blue Beetle or Firestorm
  • Chapter 7: Cyborg or Catwoman
  • Chapter 8: Wonder Woman
  • Chapter 9: Supergirl
  • Chapter 10: Aquaman or Black Adam
  • Chapter 11: Batman or Superman
  • Chapter 12: Superman

Injustice 2 is now available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. If you’ve already completed Story Mode in Injustice 2, be sure to let us know in the comments below which chapter was your favorite!

By reading through this guide, you should now know how to get the Darkseid and Brainiac story chapters in Injustice 2.

Morgan is a writer, indie game lover, and socially awkward coffee addict. When she's not gaming or caffeinating, you can reach her at morgan.shaver@allgamers.com or say hello using GIFs on Twitter.

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