Mortal Kombat Series News


Mortal Kombat X Story Mode hands-on: the Cage family legacy

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2015 6:00am PDT

Shacknews recently had a chance to try out the first chapter of Mortal Kombat X's Story Mode... and came away with more questions than answers. Here's what we saw.


"Amazing, must have fighter 2015, Johnny looks good btw nice design, interesting to see his three ..."

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Mortal Kombat X bringing back Brutalities

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2015 1:40pm PST

NetherRealm has revealed Mortal Kombat X's newest alternate "-ality" during today's Kombat Kast stream, bringing back Brutalities from the old Mortal Kombat Trilogy.


"Now they just have to include animalities and babalities...and we good again. LOL!"

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Mortal Kombat X - The Shacknews character wishlist

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 04, 2015 12:00pm PST

NetherRealm looks to be stepping up the pace of the Mortal Kombat X character reveals with two unveiled last week. So today, Shacknews is bringing out its wishlist for who we hope will be next to join the fight.


"LOBO WOULD BE AWESOME!!!! They should make him more over the top muscular to make him more ..."

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Mortal Kombat X Twitch stream reveals next character [Update: It's Ermac]

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 29, 2015 12:45pm PST

Who is joining the Mortal Kombat X roster following Reptile's reveal a few days ago? Find out in today's NetherRealm Twitch stream.


"Its true SF is #1 with the fighting fans but I really can not see what SF5 is going to add that ..."

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Mortal Kombat X article reveals Kung Lao

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 31, 2014 12:30pm PST

A Finnish magazine has revealed that hats are all the rage again, with Kung Lao set to make his return to Mortal Kombat X.


Shack Giveaway: Mortal Kombat: Legacy II

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 14, 2014 10:00am PDT

The second season of Mortal Kombat: Legacy is out on Blu-Ray today, but you can win a copy right now!


"Sektor. I liked his array of attacks with the rockets and teleport."

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Mortal Kombat X prequel comic book coming in January 2015

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2014 7:45am PDT

A Mortal Kombat X comic book that will serve as a prequel to the upcoming game will be released in January 2015.


"Daniel Perez posted a new article, Mortal Kombat X prequel comic book coming in January 2015"

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Shack Snack: October 2, 2014

By Daniel Perez, Oct 02, 2014 4:55pm PDT

Shack Snack's back again.Check and direct and let's begin.


Mortal Kombat X's Ed Boon discusses Kano and Raiden

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 22, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Shacknews is still excited about the recent character reveals for Mortal Kombat X, so we took a moment to talk to Ed Boon about Kano, Raiden, and more.


Mortal Kombat X producer discusses environmental attacks

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 08, 2014 11:30am PDT

Mortal Kombat X will borrow one quality of its sister series, Injustice, and utilize environmental attacks. Producer Hans Lo discusses with Shacknews how NetherRealm has improved this aspect of the fight.


"Nice vid and interview I can not wait to play this MK game, MKX is going to be INSANE I am READY"

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Mortal Kombat X beheading the competition in April 2015

By Daniel Perez, Sep 05, 2014 7:45am PDT

Mortal Kombat X has an official release date and one of its most iconic characters makes their triumphant return as a playable character.


"100% this ^^^ same with me, it is one of the most influential games that I grew up with and made ..."

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Shack Reels: The progression of Kano

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 16, 2014 1:00pm PDT

"Hello, luv. Did you miss me?"


Shack Reels: Mortal Kombat's Raiden through the years

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 09, 2014 1:00pm PDT

This week's Shack Reels looks at the progression of Raiden over the past two decades.


Mortal Kombat X debuts gameplay footage

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 11:55pm PDT

Mortal Kombat X debuted its gameplay footage at tonight's Sony E3 press conference.


"I am psyched they're going with the no-UI look, just like I was hoping."

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Mortal Kombat X announced, first trailer shown

By Steve Watts, Jun 02, 2014 6:30am PDT

Mortal Kombat X was officially announced this morning, with a trailer that shows a fight between Sub-Zero and Scorpion.


"Dude I am not going to dig in it. Sure all good, case closed. I am looking forward to E3 I ..."

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