Mortal Kombat 1: Rebooted with New Features

May 19, 2023 by Alex Novichenko

NetherRealm Studios has officially announced Mortal Kombat 1, the highly anticipated reboot of the iconic fighting game series. Set in the New Era timeline after Liu Kang's ascension to godhood, this installment promises exciting new features. With an engaging story mode, diverse character roster, and improved fighting system, Mortal Kombat 1 stays true to its trademark ultra-violence. The game introduces the Kameo Fighters system for strategic assistance in battles.

NetherRealm has revealed several fighters for the Mortal Kombat 1 roster, including Liu Kang, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Raiden, Kung Lao, Kitana, Mileena, Shang Tsung, Johnny Cage, and more. Notably, Tsung is a preorder bonus, while Johnny Cage gains a Jean-Claude Van Damme skin through the Kombat Pack DLC. Johnny Cage also serves as a Kameo fighter, providing assistance to players during matches.

Mortal Kombat 1 launches on September 19 for PC, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and Switch.