Mortal Kombat News

Rumour: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Star Appearing in New Mortal Kombat?

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Star Appearing in New Mortal Kombat?

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It’s a good thing that 24 lead Kiefer Sutherland has plenty of practice playing Jack Bauer, because the actor may need to call upon his experience portraying the intrepid action hero in order to escape NetherRealm Studios’ in-house ninjas. Despite the developer being pretty silent since the release of superhero brawler Injustice:...

News: NetherRealm Keen To Expand Outside Of Mortal Kombat

NetherRealm Keen To Expand Outside Of Mortal Kombat

The latest Mortal Kombat was great -- arguably the best since the original trilogy

But, while Mortal Kombat is to remain a key component of developer NetherRealm's output, the studio has revealed its intentions to try something new. “I would be surprised if Warner Bros and us never released another Mortal Kombat game again. We don’t have a title...

News: Mortal Kombat Vita: Tap The Screen To Rip Sub-Zero's Head Off

Mortal Kombat Vita: Tap The Screen To Rip Sub-Zero's Head Off

No one's going to argue that Mortal Kombat on the PlayStation Vita took a long time to be announced

After all, NetherRealm were discussing Sony's next handheld before it was even a thing. Clearly the title's been on the back burner for some time. But now the Scorpion's out of the bag — so to speak — NetherRealm's gone live with a bucket full of gameplay details. First thing's first: the..

News: Mortal Kombat Fights Its Way Onto PlayStation Vita In Spring 2012

Mortal Kombat Fights Its Way Onto PlayStation Vita In Spring 2012

We've already got a pretty good idea which titles will be available for the PlayStation Vita at launch, so now attention is starting to turn to the system's post-release support

Warner Bros has added a big name to that line-up this afternoon, confirming that Mortal Kombat is coming to the PlayStation Vita in Spring 2012. While we already had an ikling about the title — before the handheld's..

News: Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition Officially Kicks Its Way Onto PS3 Next Month

Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition Officially Kicks Its Way Onto PS3 Next Month

If you're yet to get a handle on NetherRealm's recent Mortal Kombat reboot, then you're in luck

Warner Bros has officially revealed the rumoured Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition for a February 28th release in North America. Those in Europe will be able to get their hands on the updated release from March 2nd. As far as repacked titles go — this is actually a pretty strong one. Not only does the..

News: Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition Accidentally Outed?

Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition Accidentally Outed?

If you still haven't played NetherRealm's most recent Mortal Kombat reboot, you owe it to yourself to give the game a go

But just hang fire before you click that "Add To Basket" button. The BFBC — a British ratings board — has slapped an 18 certificate on the Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition. While the listing doesn't offer any details about the game, it's safe to assume that the..

News: Mortal Kombat Developer Considering More Crossover Games

Mortal Kombat Developer Considering More Crossover Games

We actually really liked Mortal Kombat Vs DC Universe

Yes, without fatalities it kind of lacked some of the "thrill" of Mortal Kombat, but it was still a decent brawler all the same. And developer NetherRealm did a brilliant job of creating interesting fighters out of the DC characters. But with the latest Mortal Kombat title blowing up — and subsequently becoming the biggest fighting..

News: Portal 2 Named Ultimate Game Of The Year At Golden Joysticks

Portal 2 Named Ultimate Game Of The Year At Golden Joysticks

The Golden Joysticks award winners are out, with PlayStation 3 titles such as Mortal Kombat, Gran Turismo 5 and Fallout: New Vegas all scooping up awards

But it was Portal 2 that came out on top, winning the ceremony's Ultimate Game Of The Year award. Yesterday, Sonic The Hedgehog was confirmed as the Golden Joystick's first ever Outstanding Contribution winner. You can check out all the winners..

News: New Mortal Kombat Movie, Game Coming In 2013

New Mortal Kombat Movie, Game Coming In 2013

With Mortal Kombat a big brand again -- cemented by the recent reboot selling 3 million copies to date -- Warner Bros has decided to put some more resources behind the franchise

A report by the LA Times suggests that a new movie is on the horizon, coming from the same director of the franchise's recent web series. Kevin Tancharoen was just an ordinary guy making fan-films until he was commissioned..

News: NetherRealm Tidies Up Mortal Kombat With New Patch

NetherRealm Tidies Up Mortal Kombat With New Patch

NetherRealm's announced a new patch for Mortal Kombat, tidying up the commercially successful brawler with a bunch of new balance changes

The title update's set to release next week on the PS3. The patch notes are below, courtesy of MortalKombatUnited. Universal Changes Blocked jumping punches provide less advantage on block. The negative edge window has been shortened by 3 frames. Baraka d+1 is..

News: Mortal Kombat Sells 3 Million Units Worldwide

Mortal Kombat Sells 3 Million Units Worldwide

Warner Bros has trumpeted the sales figures for Mortal Kombat this evening, confirming that the well received remake has sold 3 million units worldwide

The publisher claims it's the highest selling brawler of the year. “NetherRealm Studios delivered a high quality game which has exceeded our sales goals. We’d like to thank our entire team and all of our partners for their innovative campaigns..

News: Mortal Kombat Sells Almost 3 Million Copies Worldwide

Mortal Kombat Sells Almost 3 Million Copies Worldwide

It seems like Warner Bros' acquisition of Midway's assets was a shrewd one

In scooping up Mortal Kombat developer, NetherRealm Studios, Warner Bros has not only sold "close to 3 million" copies of the recent reboot, but also managed to make enough money to pay off its investment in full. That's some smart business. For comparison: Super Street Fighter IV has sold 1.6 million units to..

News: Latest Mortal Kombat Kompatibility Pack Includes More Klassic Sub-Zero Kostumes

Latest Mortal Kombat Kompatibility Pack Includes More Klassic Sub-Zero Kostumes

With each new piece of DLC, NetherRealm's been great about offering players free Mortal Kombat kompatibility packs -- allowing players to play against new characters online without needing to purchase them

These kompatibility packs have typically included new kostumes for the game's existing roster. With Freddy Krueger set to join the brawler on August 9th, NetherRealm's revealed details of..

News: Rain Likely With New Mortal Kombat DLC

Rain Likely With New Mortal Kombat DLC

NetherRealm's lifted the lid on Mortal Kombat's latest DLC kombatant, Rain

The character — who originally debuted in Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 — will be available to download from the PlayStation Network on July 19th. He'll run you approximately £3.19. As the character's name suggests, Rain is able to manipulate water and lightning to his deadly will. Despite the character's tangible angst,..

News: Free Klassic Skins Included With Next Mortal Kombat Kompatibility Pack

Free Klassic Skins Included With Next Mortal Kombat Kompatibility Pack

Not got enough Mortal Kombat yet? NetherRealm's got your back, with another due of komplimentary Klassic Kostumes for Mortal Kombat's expanding character roster

Included in the upcoming kompatibility pack — due out July 5th — are two new klasssic skins for Noob Saibot and Smoke. Check out a trailer of the duo in their retro outfits through here.