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News: Kano to Rip Out Your Rib Cage in Mortal Kombat X on PS4

Kano to Rip Out Your Rib Cage in Mortal Kombat X on PS4

King of the ring

Klassic kombatant Kano is set to put in an appearance in upcoming brawler Mortal Kombat X, a German magazine has confirmed. The first screenshots of the metal faced fighter popped up on Twitter, confirming that one of the warrior’s stances will include wrestling moves. Naturally, these suplexes will actually hurt, though. Series...

News: Gory Brawler Mortal Kombat X Gets Over Here in 2015

Gory Brawler Mortal Kombat X Gets Over Here in 2015

Who's next?

It’s absolutely raining game reveals at the minute, with Mortal Kombat X the latest release to get the teaser trailer treatment. This two minute video clip confirms that the next entry in NetherRealm Studios’ gruesome fighting franchise is in production – and it’s due out next year on as of yet unspecified platforms. Judging by...

Rumour: That New Mortal Kombat Game Will Probably Punch PS4

That New Mortal Kombat Game Will Probably Punch PS4

Amazon posts product page prematurely

A cartel of angry Mortal Kombat warriors are currently making their way over to Amazon UK’s head offices, as the British-based retailer appears to have leaked the next entry in NetherRealm Studios’ popular punch up property a teensy bit too early. The company’s since rectified its mistake, but product...

News: Ed Boon Kinda Confirms New Mortal Kombat After Poster Leak

Ed Boon Kinda Confirms New Mortal Kombat After Poster Leak

Slight changes made to the series' logo, too

It's no secret that NetherRealm Studios' creative director Ed Boon has been teasing us all over the past few weeks. In an unnecessarily convoluted manner, he has been mysteriously counting down to something on his Twitter account, which we're led to believe may be Mortal Kombat X. Fortunately, it appears...

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?

Finish him

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 Vitality Confirmed For PlayStation Vita

Mortal Kombat Vitality Confirmed For PlayStation Vita

Following an evening of announcements, Sony's top-secret PlayStation Vita press event in London last night housed one more hot reveal: Mortal Kombat Vitality

The game wasn't playable at the showcase, but its logo popped up as part of a presentation slide featuring third-party titles in development for the PS Vita. Details are scarce as the title's yet to be officially announced by Warner Bros, but..

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: Mortal Kobat Arcade Kollection Tops Inaugural PSN Chart

Mortal Kobat Arcade Kollection Tops Inaugural PSN Chart

Sony's announced that it is planning to publish a monthly top twenty of the most popular PlayStation Network content from this month forward

Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection has topped the inaugural chart, with Resident Evil 4, From Dust and Angry Birds all placing within the top five. Check out the top twenty after the jump, or alternatively on the PlayStation Blog. Mortal Kombat Arcade..

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: Warner Bros Confirms Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection For August 31st

Warner Bros Confirms Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection For August 31st

Wow

That was sooner than expected, huh? Warner Bros has gone ahead and attached an August 31st release date to the Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection. The downloadable compilation includes copies of the original Mortal Kombat trilogy: Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat 2 and Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3. The package will retail for $9.99 / £6.29.