It’s trying likelier and likelier that the subsequent Mortal Kombat sport will likely be unveiled quickly. WB Video games formally confirmed earlier this this yr that the subsequent instalment within the sequence could be out in 2023, and developer NetherRealm Studios has additionally currently been dropping some cryptic teases that appear to be pointing to its announcement. Forward of that, nonetheless, it appears some essential particulars on the sport have leaked out.
Based on distinguished leaker @billbil_kun on Twitter, the subsequent Mortal Kombat sport goes to be referred to as Mortal Kombat 1, suggesting that it may be a reboot of the franchise. This could align with the sport’s most up-to-date tease as effectively, which confirmed a clock ticking from 11 and going straight to at least one, suggesting that after 2019’s Mortal Kombat 11, the sequence could possibly be skipping a twelfth numbered instalment and as a substitute reset the timeline.
In the meantime, the leaker additionally claims that although Mortal Kombat 1 received’t be a cross-gen title, it should nonetheless launch on the Nintendo Swap, despite it skipping PS4 and Xbox One variations. The sport’s Commonplace Version will allegedly retail for $70 on PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S, and the common $60 on Swap, whereas it should seemingly additionally launch with a $110 Premium Version and a $250 Kollector’s Version, with the latter being out there on PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S solely.
As for when the sport will likely be formally introduced, plainly time is quick approaching. On prime of NetherRealm Studios’ personal teases, leaks have additionally claimed that the fighter will likely be introduced someday this month– which, by the way, aligns with reviews of a PlayStation Showcase within the week of Could 25.
In the meantime, leaks additionally appear to be indicating that DC’s Peacemaker and The Boys’ Homelander might function in Mortal Kombat 1 as visitor characters. Learn extra on that by means of right here.
Subsequent Mortal Kombat sport from NetherRealm Studios / WB Video games will likely be referred to as:
🔥 Mortal Kombat 1 🔥
🎮PC, PS5, Xbox Collection S|X, Nintendo Swap
💲Commonplace: 69.99$ (PS5, XB) / 59.99$ (SW)
💲Kollector’s: 249.99$ (PS5, XB) pic.twitter.com/c5BCDg1Lec
— billbil-kun (@billbil_kun) May 11, 2023