If you are a fan of the Mortal Kombat franchise, you will be happy to know that Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment announced today that Mortal Kombat X will arrive for various platforms in 2015. Mortal Kombat X will make its first public appearance during the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2014 in Los Angeles, which begins June 10th.
"Mortal Kombat is our acclaimed, world-renowned franchise and we are now advancing the fighting genre with Mortal Kombat X," said Martin Tremblay, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. "NetherRealm Studios is best in class at delivering games fans love and they are taking their iconic brand to the next level with Mortal Kombat X."
Mortal Kombat X promises to deliver the most brutal Kombat experience ever, giving players the ability to choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style. Players are engulfed in a new fully-connected experience that places players in a persistent online contest where every fight matters.
"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 Ed Boon, Creative Director, NetherRealm Studios. “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."
The game will be made available in 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows PC. You can visit the game's website here.