Warner Bros. Games and NetherRealm Studios have announced that Mortal Kombat 1 will release on consoles and PC on September 19, 2023.
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Mortal Kombat 1 Description
Mortal Kombat 1 is the latest title in the Mortal Kombat video game franchise developed by NetherRealm Studios. The game will introduce the reborn Mortal Kombat Universe created by Fire God Liu Kang, featuring never-before-seen versions of iconic characters, along with a new fighting system, game modes, bone-crushing finishing moves, and more.
All versions of Mortal Kombat 1 are based on NetherRealm Studios technology with oversight from NetherRealm. The NetherRealm team is developing PS5, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S versions of the game.
QLOC developed the Steam and Epic Games Store versions of the game. Shiver Entertainment and Sabre Interactive developed the Nintendo Switch version of the game.
Mortal Kombat 1 will feature never-before-seen redesigned fighters, including Liu Kang, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Raiden, Kung Lao, Kitana, Mileena, Shang Tsung, Johnny Cage, and many more.
Kameo Fighters are a unique roster of partner characters to assist during matches, creating a wider range of gameplay possibilities for players. These characters are selected separately from the main roster of fighters.
NetherRealm’s Story Mode will feature a new cinematic narrative and unexpected twists on classic rivalries and original backgrounds for a wide variety of legendary fighters.
An internet connection is not required to play Mortal Kombat 1, although players must connect to the internet to enjoy certain modes and features.
NetherRealm plans to add cross-play support along with cross-progression after launch, with the game having a netcode rollback to support online gameplay.
Players who pre-order the game on PS5, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S will get access to the Mortal Kombat 1 Beta which will be available in August 2023.
Mortal Kombat 1 will release on PS5, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch, and PC (Steam, Epic Games Store) on September 19, 2023.