Injustice 2 Character Guide: Blue Beetle

Official Bio

Affiliation: The Insurgency | New Character

Jaime Reyes sought Batman’s help in learning to use the Scarab, an alien weapon of mass destruction bonded to his spine. Although the Scarab could pose a deadly threat to the entire planet, kindhearted Jaime is determined to protect people, wary of the corruptive influence of great power he witnessed under the Regime.

Base Stats


Special Moves

Blue Beetle’s power comes from the alien Scarab Suit that has attached to his body. Thanks to the suit, Beetle is capable of turning his hands into some frightening weapons.

Special MovePlayStation 4Xbox One
Blade BarrageDown, Forward + SquareDown, Forward + X
Blade StabDown, Back + SquareDown, Back + X
Energy CannonBack, Forward + TriangleBack, Forward + Y
Flying Scarab (Air)Down, Back + TriangleDown, Back + Y
Shield Slam/Mandible StrikeBack, Forward + XBack, Forward + A

Character Power – Ancient Scarab (Circle/B)

Blue Beetle gains Power Blades for all punching attacks. Shield Slam is replaced by Mandible Strike. Energy Cannon and Crawling Burst are disabled when activated.

Supermove – Shape Shifter (R2+L2/RT+LT)

Blue Beetle unleashes his mandibles to stab the enemy. This move is blockable, and Blue Beetle must be close to the opponent. Blue Beetle slashes his opponent multiple times with his Power Blades, pummels them with dual Morningstars, and blasts them with his energy cannon. Blue Beetle finishes his assault with one giant blast of pure energy.