Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment launches Mortal Kombat 11

The time-bending new cinematic story continues the epic saga that is more than 25 years in the making.

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced that Mortal Kombat™ 11, the latest entry in the renowned franchise from award-winning NetherRealm Studios, is now available for PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation® 4 Pro computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X and will be coming to Nintendo Switch™ 17th May 2019.

Mortal Kombat™ 11 follows the events of Mortal Kombat™ X and introduces a time-bending narrative that brings together iconic characters from different Mortal Kombat™ eras, along with various franchise-first fighters, culminating in the ultimate generational clash as current characters collide with their past selves. Mortal Kombat™ 11 also debuts the innovative Custom Character Variation System, which offers nearly infinite customisation options for players, providing a deeper and more personalised experience than ever before.

The following trailer contains graphic content. Viewer discretion is advised. 

“After more than 25 years, the Mortal Kombat™ franchise has never been more relevant and continues to get stronger, thanks to the talented team at NetherRealm Studios and the passionate community,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “With today’s launch of Mortal Kombat™ 11, the NetherRealm team has created the most personalised Mortal Kombat™ experience yet, coupled with best-in-class gameplay, iconic characters and an immersive, cinematic story that is sure to excite both fans and new players.”

“The entire team at NetherRealm Studios has been hard at work on Mortal Kombat™ 11, and we’re excited to see players around the world finally get their hands on the game,” said Ed Boon, Creative Director, NetherRealm Studios. “Mortal Kombat™ 11 introduces more ways to customise their favourite fighters than ever before, new gameplay modes, franchise-first characters and of course our time-bending new story that both fans and new players will enjoy.”

Mortal Kombat™ 11 features a robust roster of new and returning fighters with unique abilities and Fatalities. UFC champion, Olympic medalist and WWE superstar, Ronda Rousey, takes on the role of Sonya Blade, alongside multiple fan-favourite characters, including Scorpion, Raiden, Sub-Zero, Liu Kang, Kung Lao, Johnny Cage, Cassie Cage, Jax Briggs, Jacqui Briggs, Kitana, Skarlet, Baraka, Kano, D’Vorah, Kabal, Jade, Erron Black, Kotal Kahn, Noob Saibot, Frost and Shao Kahn.

Mortal Kombat™ 11 is packed to the brim with multiple modes for all players, including the Towers of Time, which builds upon NetherRealm’s past gameplay experiences and allows players to test their skills through various challenges, providing more ways than ever to continue the fight.

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