The Mortal Kombat franchise is one of a rich story driven backdrop surrounding the characters that participate in the fighting tournament. As you can imagine it's been hard to convey these stories over the years, but with Mortal Kombat 9, NetherRealm incorporated a full story based campaign where the story of the combatants is told to give us a clearer picture of the backdrop for the game.
Mortal Kombat released this morning to critical acclaim and with all of the speculation behind us, we've found that PS3 owners indeed got what they were promised in Kratos as an exclusive character. But many Xbox 360 owners were left with a sour taste in their mouths when they found nothing exclusive to their console.
Having literally defined the mature game category, Mortal Kombat makes a triumphant return to its violent roots in the fastest and most brutal installment to date. Fighting game players will receive the Mortal Kombat they've been asking for, with Fatalities presented in more detail than ever before
Prepare yourself to reenter the tournament in the triumphant return of Mortal Kombat. A complete reboot of the franchise, this latest iteration combines all-new mature oriented fighter gameplay with a deep story mode, improved graphics and game technology and new game modes to create a Mortal Kombat play experience like none before it.
Mortal Kombat will release tonight and if paltry details like exclusive characters don't tickle your fancy, then you might be considering which version of the game to buy based on which one looks better. Well if that's the case we've got some good news for you, a new comparison chocked full of screenshots to peruse has just been sent our way.
Mortal Kombat 9 is releasing next week and if you just can't wait to see some of the gruesome fatalities that the game has to offer then the video below is a must see. The thirteen minute video is nothing but the fatalities from Mortal Kombat 9, so as you can imagine there's a bunch of them.