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  • Blog Post: Jason Drags A Corpse Into Mortal Kombat X Tomorrow

    The first of the four “Kombat Pass” characters for Mortal Kombat X arrives tomorrow (he'll be available for purchase individually on May 12). Jason, the silent, hulking terror of Crystal Lake will make his terrifying presence known. From the moment Jason enters the fight, you know he... More
  • Blog Post: Watch Elders Make Uncomfortable Faces At Mortal Kombat X's Fatalities

    Earlier today, we watched elders try out the hyper-violent Mortal Kombat X . Now, watch them react – uncomfortably – to Mortal Kombat X's fatalities. It's the same group of elders from earlier today , and unsurprisingly, most of them are not impressed by people getting their guts... More
  • Blog Post: Dudes In Hoodies Duke In Out In Real Life Mortal Kombat

    Sure, you've seen real-life versions of fighting games a hundred times, but do they every really get old? This real life Mortal Kombat video is pretty fun, even if it commits the classic Hollywood faux pas of having people play a modern game using a classic video game system. Check out this modern... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] WB Interactive Issues Patch For Mortal Kombat X Error CE-34878-0 On PlayStation 4

    Update: A patch was issued for Mortal Kombat X yesterday that should resolve issues related to error CE-34878-0. Following our initial inquiry, WB Games support offered the following reply this morning: Thank you for your inquiry. A new patch was released on April 21st to correct the crashing issues... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: What Do You Think Of The Mortal Kombat Guest Characters?

    NetherRealm has always delighted fans with its brutal take on fighting games. Recently, the studio has been able to access some of film’s most violent villains, putting a Mortal Kombat spin on classic movie monsters. Freddy Krueger’s appearance in Mortal Kombat 9 tested the waters, and the... More
  • Blog Post: Todd McFarlane Says He’s Open To Spawn Appearing In NetherRealm Games

    When Warner Bros. announced the collector’s editions and season pass for Mortal Kombat X, we took notice of one of the items. The publisher promises a “ guest character ” for NetherRealm’s tenth Mortal Kombat game. In a Toy Fair interview with Todd McFarlane, GamerFitnation has... More
  • Blog Post: Conan, Gronk, And Marshawn Lynch Tackle Mortal Kombat X (And We Win)

    Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer continues to be an amusing look at the gaming world. This latest episode blows all previous entries out of the water, though. Conan flew to Arizona to meet up with the New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski and the Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: What Guest Characters Would You Like To See In Mortal Kombat X?

    There's a pretty good chance we'll see guest characters in Mortal Kombat X. Who would you like to see? Next week we will learn about another member of the Mortal Kombat X roster . It's unlikley a guest character will be revealed, but that doesn't mean we can't talk about who we would... More
  • Blog Post: Issue #1 Of Mortal Kombat X Ready To "Get Over Here!"

    The Mortal Kombat series didn't begin with an emphasis on story, but developer NetherRealm Studios steadily built out the lore as the series matured. The simple framework of a tournament set on Earthrealm has evolved into Mortal Kombat X's narrative, which involves the disruption of a hard-won... More
  • Blog Post: DC Announces Digital First Mortal Kombat X And Fables: Wolf Among Us Comics

    Announced during the New York Comic Con DC Digitial: Download This! panel, comic based on the upcoming Mortal Kombat X and Telltale's Wolf Among Us are on the way. Coming to digital first before print (as the headline implies) Mortal Kombat takes place 25 years after the events of 2011's Mortal... More
  • Blog Post: Mortal Kombat X Arrives In April 2015 With Goro Pre-Order Bonus

    You’ll be ripping limbs and brutalizing foes with fatalities next spring, as Warner Bros. and NetherRealm have announced a release date for Mortal Kombat X. The title will arrive on April 14, 2015. Additionally, if you pre-order the game you’ll get access to Goro, who made his first four... More
  • Blog Post: Mortal Kombat X Will Have A New, Persistent Online Mode

    Following our extended hands-on with Mortal Kombat X , we had the chance to speak with NetherRealm creative director Ed Boon. During our conversation, Boon gave us some additional info about how players will be taking the fight online. "As far as the gameplay is concerned, I think the main thing... More
  • Blog Post: A Kandid Discussion On Mortal Kombat X

    Bryan Vore and I had the opportunity to play Mortal Kombat X against each other today, and it lived up to our expectations. With six characters and three stages available, NetherRealm’s fans have reason to be excited for the 2015 release. Bryan: Right out of the gate I had to try out the new character... More
  • Blog Post: Mortal Kombat X Gameplay Shows Off Brand New X-Rays, Fatalities [Trailer Added]

    Fatality. A brand new gameplay trailer for Mortal Kombat X gave us our first look at kombat in the new generation. The trailer showed Scorpion, Sub-Zero, and two new characters. One is a female fighter with bugs swarming around her. The latter is a large, hulking brute with a small girl riding on her... More
  • Blog Post: X Marks The Mortal Kombat Announcement (Trailer Added)

    After weeks of teasing, including some friendly banter with us, Ed Boon, his NetherRealm Studio, and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive have finally confirmed that more Mortal Kombat is on the way. Boon confirmed the name of the title, Mortal Kombat X, on Twitter this morning. We’re awaiting more... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] The Mortal Kombat X Posters Are Real, Ed Boon Updates Twitter Profile Pic

    Update: Mortal Kombat creator Ed Boon has updated his twitter avatar to match the recently leaked Mortal Kombat logo. Ahhh.... that fits better! — Ed Boon (@noobde) May 28, 2014 The new logo differs only slightly, with a small adjustment to the dragon's eye. Boon's header image also matches... More
  • Blog Post: Mortal Kombat Creator Tweets Super Friends Video In Continuing Countdown

    Mortal Kombat creator Ed Boon has been tweeting countdown numbers over the past few weeks, and yesterday he tweeted out the number nine. Number 9. Number 9. Number 9. Number 9. Number 9. Number 9. https://t.co/e9Ub75lZGs — Ed Boon (@noobde) May 24, 2014 The mysterious countdown seems to be pointing... More
  • Blog Post: Mortal Kombat 9 Escapes GameSpy Fatality

    With GameSpy Technologies (owned by Glu) going offline later this month , a number of games with large player bases have been affected. Some of those titles will be going offline forever . Some will carry on . The latest Mortal Kombat game is one of the survivors. NetherRealm founder and creative director... More
  • Blog Post: The Further Adventures Of Ed Boon’s Mystery Countdown

    Earlier in the week, we reported on Mortal Kombat creator Ed Boon’s cryptic countdown to June 2 . Today is day 24 on the road to June 2 (when the countdown expires), and Boon is being pretty cagey about some news from earlier in the year. After coyly pointing out that a tweet of his was favorited... More
  • Blog Post: Ed Boon Appears To Be Cleverly Counting Down To Something

    The man behind Mortal Kombat and Injustice: Gods Among Us is prolific on Twitter, responding to fan comments and sharing thoughts about the gaming industry. Lately though, he’s been slyly counting down to something. IGN spotted Boon’s cleverly hidden countdown, which began two days ago and... More
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