Things received a bit loopy the final time we visited the world of Mortal Kombat. Raiden traveled again in time to forestall Shao Kahn from ruling the multiverse. Next factor , Raiden’s an asshole, Liu Kang and Kitana rule Hell, Scorpion’s a human once more, Johnny Cage is immortal, and there are film aliens and slasher villains operating amok. It’s been about three years since Mortal Kombat X, which implies it is about time for a sequel.
At The Game Awards 2018, Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon took the stage to announce Mortal Kombat 11 with a brutal trailer that’s not for the faint of coronary heart. Seriously, it is about as NSFW because it will get. You’ve been warned. The trailer is all cutscene and no precise gameplay, but it surely’s nonetheless very attention-grabbing.
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Okay. So. We have Raiden in his corrupt fascist state. More eagle-eyed followers would possibly even discover that he’s carrying the magical amulet of Shinnok, the final sport’s ultimate boss. He will get in a violent battle with Scorpion, who continues to be in his human kind. Even if he’s the face of the collection, Scorpion doesn’t accomplish that effectively and will get horribly murdered.
Except…right here comes Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 Scorpion?! What?! The official description for the YouTube video claims, “The all-new Custom Character Variations give you unprecedented control to customize the fighters,” so I assume that’s what that’s all about. Perhaps that is an evolution of final sport’s variations engine blended with Injustice 2’s armor system.
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The new/previous Scorpion proceeds to get the perfect of Raiden and we get a really cryptic shot of a bald girl lined in a glowing, cloudy impact standing close to an enormous hourglass. What does all of it imply? Did Raiden’s actions in Mortal Kombat 9 trigger some extreme harm to the space-time continuum? It definitely is an efficient solution to sidestep main character deaths.
Well, we’ll discover out quickly sufficient as a result of listed here are the essential dates:
– You can pre-order on December 7, 2018. Doing so will get you Shao Kahn DLC and beta entry.
– The Community Reveal Event might be on January 17, 2019. This is when NetherRealms will present precise gameplay footage and provides us an concept of what sort of loopy shit we’ll be capable of do within the sport.
– Sometime in March 2019, beta entry might be out there, however just for PlayStation Four and Xbox One.
– The Global Launch is April 23, 2019. Prepare your self.
Mortal Kombat 11 might be launched for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. We’ll have extra information because it occurs!
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