‘Mortal Kombat 1’ Introduced With New Trailer, Absolutely Rebooting the Sport's Universe

Warner Bros. Video games has introduced Mortal Kombat 1, a reimagined tackle the long-running action-adventure sequence.

As followers anticipated the subsequent installment within the Mortal Kombat franchise, it was anticipated that it will take the type of Mortal Kombat 12. The CEO of Warner Bros. Video games appeared to affirm that notion, referring to the sport as Mortal Kombat 12 on a convention name. Cue to earlier this month when the Mortal Kombat Instagram shared a video of a clock hand skipping 12 and going proper to 1.

With this new title, the sport might be beginning off from sq. one as a reboot, quite than a sequel. Mortal Kombat 1 will give gamers a completely contemporary model of the sport’s world, characters and storyline, full with new modes and options. It follows up the canon ending of Mortal Kombat 11 and its Aftermath DLC, by which sequence hero Lu Kang, who has inherited God of Thunder Raiden’s powers turns into Hearth God Lu Kang, and defeats the twisted keeper of time, Kronika, in addition to the evil sorcerer Shang Tsung, basically making him an all-powerful being who has full management of time and resets it to its starting — setting the stage for the occasions of this new sport.

“It’s In Our Blood. Uncover a reborn Mortal Kombat Universe created by Hearth God Liu Kang,” the sport’s trailer describes. “Mortal Kombat 1 ushers in a brand new period of the long-lasting franchise with a brand new combating system, sport modes, and Fatalities!”

Mortal Kombat 1 is slated to launch on PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PC and Nintendo Swap on September 19. Within the meantime, watch the official announcement trailer above.

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Originally posted 2023-05-18 15:59:00.