Physical copies of Mortal Kombat 1 have been leaked, revealing the launch roster of playable characters and support characters, with further leaks expected to come.
A leaked Nintendo Switch cartridge reveals the full character roster for Mortal Kombat 1, prompting copyright strikes from Warner Bros.
NetherRealm Studios has introduced a new single-player mode called Invasions in Mortal Kombat 1, which combines RPG-style progression with bite-size battles, offering an alternative to multiplayer for new players.
The new Mortal Kombat 1 trailer reveals a Jean-Claude Van Damme character skin as an alternative for Johnny Cage, completing a full circle after the original game's failed attempt to use Van Damme's likeness.
The launch trailer for Mortal Kombat 1 reveals gameplay of Shang Tsung and Reiko, and announces extensive accessibility options for the game.
Mortal Kombat 1's launch trailer is incredible, showcasing slick cinematics, gorgeous gameplay, and a new mode similar to Super Smash Bros, with pre-order bonus characters also revealed.
Mortal Kombat 1 will not have crossplay at launch, but the feature will be implemented in the game post-launch.
"Mortal Kombat 1" is a complete reboot of the beloved video game franchise, featuring intense violence, new characters, and a time travel element in the storyline.
NetherRealm Studios is holding their final Kombat Kast before the official release of Mortal Kombat 1, showcasing gameplay of pre-order fighter Shang Tsung and other features such as Invasions and the Belt Battle.
Mortal Kombat 1 is now in early access with a scheduled official launch next week, and a day-one update has been released, enabling additional features and fixing bugs.
Mortal Kombat 1's Invasion mode, a new single-player board game mode, has received mixed reviews, with some finding it overwhelming and unexciting, while others appreciate its potential for future content updates and improvements.
The Premium Edition of Mortal Kombat 1 has received positive feedback from fans, but the practice of locking main roster characters and Kameo Fighters behind required playing of different single-player modes feels outdated and frustrating in the current gaming landscape of 2023.
Mortal Kombat 1's online servers will be down for approximately two hours tomorrow as the developers implement stability fixes and address PC performance issues such as stuttering and audio problems during Story Mode scenes.
Players in Russia and Belarus are unable to access online play or pre-order bonuses in Mortal Kombat 1, leading to frustrations and negative reviews, as NetherRealm seemingly blocked these features following the Ukraine invasion boycott.
Despite being released on the underpowered Nintendo Switch, Mortal Kombat 1 has disappointed fans with its graphics and visual bugs, making it an inferior version compared to other platforms.
Dataminers have discovered potential upcoming DLC characters and seasonal Fatalities in Mortal Kombat 1, including Jade, Cassie Cage, Kung Jin, Noob Saibot, Cyrax, Ghostface, T-1000, and characters tied to Halloween, although NetherRealm and Warner Bros. Games have not commented on these findings.
A guide has been released for Mortal Kombat 1 that provides instructions for all the Fatalities for each playable character.
Developer Ed Boon has promised to improve the quality of Mortal Kombat 1 on the Nintendo Switch, addressing concerns over issues with graphics and gameplay, after the game received a low review score and complaints about its full price.
The Nintendo Switch version of Mortal Kombat 1 is facing backlash for allegedly using PC gameplay footage in its official launch trailer, with fans calling for refunds and criticizing the misleading representation of the game's visuals and performance.
The Nintendo Switch version of Mortal Kombat 1 is set to receive an update after fans noticed a Steam achievement notification appearing in the game's official trailer on Nintendo's YouTube channel.
If you want to get up to speed in Mortal Kombat 1, follow these tips: watch the opening cutscene, complete the tutorial, spend time in training mode to experiment with characters, play the campaign, learn defensive mechanics, choose a character and learn basic combos, play invasions to practice, find a community to play with, and keep practicing and analyzing your mistakes.
Mortal Kombat 1 introduces new options for players, including the ability to skip unlocking characters through grind and instead purchase them with real money.