With E3 coming next week, Ed Boon and NetherRealm Studios have announced the next game in the popular Mortal Kombat franchise titled Mortal Kombat X. The game’s announcement includes a new trailer displaying a fight between Scorpion and Sub-Zero, a press release on some of the game’s details, a release date, and a list of consoles the game will appear on.
“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.”
Ed Boon has confirmed that you will hear more about this game at E3. Mortal Kombat X will be released next year for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.