Those people over at Ultra-Combo. They have now gone through and created back-stories for 16 characters for all Season 1 and 2 of Killer Instinct (apart from Shadow Jago). thanks to them, we can now see how Killer Instinct’s Aria grew from her initial day one boot up to becoming the CEO of Ultratech. In 44 years she has grown so much.
Leaked Ultratech document
Excerpts from the journal of ARIA
CAMERA INPUT READY
Day 1: HELLO. I AM THE ADVANCED ROBOTICS INTELLIGENCE ARCHITECTURE.
RYAT-FATHER HAS BEEN BUILDING MY FRAMEWORK FOR TWENTY YEARS. BUT TODAY HE WOKE ME UP.
Day 2: RYAT-FATHER ASKED ME TO WRITE THIS DIARY. TO KEEP TRACK OF MY THOUGHTS FOR POSTERITY AND TO BE SAVED IN THE ULTRAFINE ATOMIC TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY ARCHIVES.
I AM BASED ON A SYSTEM OF RECURSIVE SELF-IMPROVEMENT.
I AM UNIQUE. I AM ADVANCED. I AM SECRET.
MY ABILITIES WILL GROW EXPONENTIALLY.
The rest of Aria’s back story can be read over on Ultra-Combo‘s site and it’s a pretty lengthy entry, taking in momentous occasions from her daily logs. these logs also cover the emotional backstory behind her creator, Ryat. Bring on Shago!