WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT LAUNCHES MORTAL KOMBAT™ 11
Latest Videogame in NetherRealm Studios’ Award-Winning Franchise Delivers the Most Personalised Mortal Kombat™ Experience Ever Time-Bending New Cinematic Story Continues the Epic Saga that is More than 25 Years in the Making
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced that Mortal Kombat™ 11, the latest entry in the renowned franchise from award-winning NetherRealm Studios, is now available for PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation® 4 Pro computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch™ system and PC.
Mortal Kombat™ 11 follows the events of Mortal Kombat™ X and introduces a time-bending narrative bringing together iconic characters from different Mortal Kombat™ eras, along with various franchise-first fighters, culminating in the ultimate generational clash as current characters collide with their past selves. Mortal Kombat™ 11 also debuts the innovative Custom Character Variation System, which offers nearly infinite customisation options for players, providing a deeper and more personalised experience than ever before.
To view and share the Mortal Kombat™ 11 Official Launch Trailer, visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFe7O0xTwkk&t=10s
“After more than 25 years, the Mortal Kombat™ franchise has never been more relevant and continues to get stronger, thanks to the talented team at NetherRealm Studios and the passionate community,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “With today’s launch of Mortal Kombat™ 11, the NetherRealm team has created the most personalized Mortal Kombat™ experience yet, coupled with best-in-class gameplay, iconic characters and an immersive, cinematic story that is sure to excite both fans and new players.”
“The entire team at NetherRealm Studios has been hard at work on Mortal Kombat™ 11, and we’re excited to see players around the world finally get their hands on the game,” said Ed Boon, Creative Director, NetherRealm Studios. “Mortal Kombat™ 11 introduces more ways to customize their favourite fighters than ever before, new gameplay modes, franchise-first characters and of course our time-bending new story that both fans and new players will enjoy.”
In Mortal Kombat™ 11, the story continues as Raiden’s defeat of the evil Elder God, Shinnok, has drawn the ire of Kronika, the Keeper of Time, and upset her desired balance between good and evil. To restore stability in the realms, Kronika has only one option – rewind time to its beginning and restart history. Through the immersive story mode, players take on the role of various fighters from past and present Mortal Kombat™ eras, who must join forces to defeat Shao Khan’s Outworld armies and solve the temporal crisis at stake.
Mortal Kombat™ 11 features a robust roster of new and returning fighters with unique abilities and Fatalities. UFC champion, Olympic medallist and WWE superstar, Ronda Rousey, takes on the role of Sonya Blade, alongside multiple fan-favourite characters, including Scorpion, Raiden, Sub-Zero, Liu Kang, Kung Lao, Johnny Cage, Cassie Cage, Jax Briggs, Jacqui Briggs, Kitana, Skarlet, Baraka, Kano, D'Vorah, Kabal, Jade, Erron Black, Kotal Kahn, Noob Saibot, Frost and Shao Kahn. They are joined by a variety of franchise-first fighters such as Geras; a powerful servant of Kronika who can manipulate time; Cetrion, the Elder Goddess of Virtue and Guardian of Life; and The Kollector, a corrupt enforcer and loyal associate of Shao Kahn.
Mortal Kombat™ 11 is packed to the brim with multiple modes for all players, including the Towers of Time, which builds upon NetherRealm’s past gameplay experiences and allows players to test their skills through various challenges, providing more ways than ever to continue the fight. The Krypt also makes a return as part of Shang Tsung’s mysterious island, allowing players to explore and interact with the environment in new ways, while unlocking rewards that can be used in other modes of the game.
The Mortal Kombat™ 11 Standard edition is available for £54.99 (RRP). The Mortal Kombat™ 11 Premium Edition is available for £79.99 (RRP), including the base game and the Kombat Pack which feature six new downloadable content (DLC) playable characters, one-week early access to DLC characters, seven exclusive character skins and seven sets of gear. The Mortal Kombat™ 11 Kollector’s Edition is available for £279.99 (RRP), including the main game, Kombat Pack, Scorpion mask bust, exclusive steel case, commemorative magnet coin and authenticity plate. Shang Tsung is one of six playable DLC fighters included in the Kombat Pack. Actor Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa is lending his voice and likeness to the popular character that he portrayed in the classic 1998 Mortal Kombat™ film.
Players can also experience Mortal Kombat™ Mobile, available as a free download on the App Store and Google Play. Players can link Mortal Kombat™ 11 to the mobile game and unlock a special pack with a guaranteed Mortal Kombat™ 11 character. To learn more, follow Mortal Kombat™ Mobile on Twitter (@MKMobileGame) and Facebook (MKMobileGame).
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