Mortal Kombat is back for more flawless victories, fists in your face and a brand-new graphics engine to splatter your screen with red glory. Today Ed Boon, Mortal Kombat's proud papa and creative director at NetherRealm Studios, announced the birth of the latest incarnation of his epic fighting game, Mortal Kombat X.
"Mortal Kombat has always been about over-the-top, visceral fighting, and with Mortal Kombat X we wanted to utilize the power of new-gen consoles to give players our most intense game yet," said Boon. "The team has worked hard to make sure Mortal Kombat X delivers everything fans expect along with new characters, new game modes and an all-new graphics engine."
Here's the official Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announcement:
Mortal Kombat X combines cinematic presentation with all new gameplay to deliver the most brutal Kombat experience ever, offering a new fully-connected experience that launches players into a persistent online contest where every fight matters in a global battle for supremacy. For the first time, Mortal Kombat X gives players the ability to choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style. Players step into an original story showcasing some of the game's most prolific characters including Scorpion and Sub-Zero, while introducing new challengers that represent the forces of good and evil and tie the tale together.
Have look and tell us if you're game to step into the killzone and finish it!
Mortal Kombat X attacks in 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3 and PC.
(Via Den of Geek)