Mortal Kombat Archive

  • Mezco’s Mortal Kombat X Action Figures Bring Fatality Fun to the Toy Box

    Over the weekend at the New York Toy Fair, Mezco Toyz revealed the first three characters in the company’s line of officially licensed Mortal Kombat X action figures, which is scheduled to go on sale online and at toy stores this June. Predictably, the three […]

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  • Conan, Beast Mode, and Gronk Play Mortal Kombat X to Predict Super Bowl XLIX Winner

    In a Big Game Showdown ahead of Super Bowl XLIX as part of the latest episode of Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer sketch, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, a.k.a. “Beast Mode,” and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, a.k.a. “Gronk,” engaged in a fight […]

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  • Review: Mortal Kombat Vita

    Review: Mortal Kombat Vita

    It used to be that handheld ports suffered from a serious condition of what George Costanza would neurotically have described as “shrinkage.” The price of being able to play your favorite games on the go usually meant a certain level of sacrifice—maybe the multiplayer went […]

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  • Mortal Kombat’s PS Vita Tournament Begins May 1st

    Mortal Kombat’s PS Vita Tournament Begins May 1st

    Warner Bros. and NetherRealm Studios have been maintaining a vague spring 2012 launch time frame for the PlayStation Vita version of the ninth Mortal Kombat tournament, first held on PS3 and Xbox 360 last year. But no more as the bloody fighter has been locked […]

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  • Gory Touchscreen Fun in Mortal Kombat Vita

    Gory Touchscreen Fun in Mortal Kombat Vita

    Warner Bros. and NetherRealm show off more of Mortal Kombat‘s PlayStation Vita-specific gameplay goods in this latest trailer. Obviously, the touchscreen factors in prominently, new Challenge Tower missions providing ample opportunity to sever limbs, juggle flailing kombatants, block missiles, slice through aerial body parts (à […]

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  • Mortal Kombat Takes the Fight Outside in Official PS Vita Trailer

    Mortal Kombat Takes the Fight Outside in Official PS Vita Trailer

    We’ve seen straight gameplay footage of Mortal Kombat being played on a PS Vita, thanks to the PlayStation blog crew. Now the first official trailer has landed home like a Scorpion spear to the chest — “Get over here!” and watch the portable bloodshed in […]

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  • First Look at Mortal Kombat Played on PS Vita

    First Look at Mortal Kombat Played on PS Vita

    Developers sure are attacking the PS Vita with a fierce array of fighting games, none more exciting–in my opinion–than NetherRealm’s portable adaptation of last year’s bloody, brilliant Mortal Kombat reboot. Initial reports mentioned additional features, such as touch screen and sixaxis control elements and a […]

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  • [Updated] PS Vita Mortal Kombat Made Official, Touch Screen Fatalities and Exclusive Challenge Tower Confirmed

    [Updated] PS Vita Mortal Kombat Made Official, Touch Screen Fatalities and Exclusive Challenge Tower Confirmed

    Recently, Sony confirmed plans for a post-launch lineup of AAA games it’s banking on to sustain the PlayStation Vita after its all-important launch window. Mortal Kombat was one of the games Sony name dropped, along with Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed, and others. Today Warner […]

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  • Kontent-Rich Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition Ships Next Month

    Kontent-Rich Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition Ships Next Month

    Last year’s nostalgically awesome Mortal Kombat reboot is on tap for a ‘Game of the Year’ style re-release in early 2012. The Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition, scheduled to ship February 28th for PS3 and Xbox 360, will come bundled with post-release DLC warriors Skarlet, Kenshi, […]

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  • Contest: Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection PSN Giveaway

    Contest: Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection PSN Giveaway

    Fighting game fans, we have another contest for you. Last week, we gave away Street Fighter III for XBLA. This week, we have PSN code for Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection, the awesome trilogy pack containing the original three Mortal Kombat tournaments in one gruesome digital […]

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