Mortal Kombat 9 (2011) has won this years' Spike Video Game Awards in the best fighting game category.
Congratulations to the development team over at Netherrealm Studios for this achievement.
GameSpot also reported that Ed Boon has confirmed that the studio is currently working on a non Mortal Kombat project:
That moment didn't pass by without a sliver of news from developer Netherrealm Studios, as studio head Ed Boon confirmed that his studio is taking a hiatus from the Mortal Kombat franchise.
Don't expect to see a new Mortal Kombat any time soon.
According to Boon, while it's an inevitability that the studio will eventually return to the franchise that was first born in 1992, right now the team is at work on a different project. Boon did not offer any other details on what that project may be, though he did note that Netherrealm has no plans to release additional downloadable content for the most recent Mortal Kombat.
Mortal Kombat Arkade Kollection (£7.19/€8.99) Rating: PEGI 18
Availability: Not available in Germany
File Size: 222MB
Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat II and Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 have been banned in Germany when they were originally released. According to Wikipedia the bans have expired and the games have not been resubmitted for new evaluation.
Only a few minutes ago, Ed Boon revealed on Twitter, that he is hoping to release the long expected patch for the game today:
RT @MK9Scorpion2011 @noobde Just want to confirm if the MKAK patch releases today? Noobde: Yes sir, we are hoping for it to go live tonight.
The patch is expected to fix problems during online play as well as several gameplay issues. Stop by later for a complete list of the changes.
Mortal Kombat: Arcade Kollection is available for XBLA and PSN in the United States and in Europe. The release of the PC version was delayed. Expected to be released is also a promised patch for the game that should fix the problems during Online Play and also address several other issues in the compilation.
Are you looking for Special Moves, Kodes, Secrets, Videos, etc... We have it all, right here in our new Mortal Kombat: Arcade Kollection section.
Remember, this is a Kompilation title, so information about a specific game is available in the section for this game:
- Mortal Kombat 1
- Mortal Kombat II
- Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3
However our Mortal Kombat: Arcade Kollection section will send you to the right location.
We also have information about the cancelled Mortal Kombat HD: Arcade Kollection Remake. There are some very interesting screenshots there, so check it out.
After the success of the MKSecrets exclusive Win a 10” Scorpion or Sub-Zero Collectable Statue Give-Away Syco Collectibles is offering you, our visitors a 15% discount on six of their Mortal Kombat Collectible Statues. Choose your statue and click on it's image below for more information:
Update (10.22.2011): We just received discount offers for Jade and Liu Kang. There is currently no expiration date on the offers. However, if you want to order the 'Exclusive 10" Scorpion' and the standard Sub-Zero 10" Statues you should know that quantities on these are very low and you should do so asap:
Update (10.30.2011): Pre-Orders for the Mileena Polystone Statue have just started and we added a 15% discount link for this statue as well.
Update (12.07.2011): Pre-Orders for the Ermac Premium Format Statue have just started and we have a 15% discount link for all of you who wish to pre-order through our website.
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The British Board of Film Classification revealed today that it has classified Mortal Kombat - Komplete Edition, which according to the revealed information will be released on February 17, 2012 in the UK. We assume at this point that this is a version of Mortal Kombat 9 (2011) that will include all released DLCs. Additional information:
Release date: 17/02/2012
Consumer Advice: Contains strong bloody violence
Main Language: English
Distributor: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (US-Burbank)
BBFC Reference: DDM276948
A couple of days ago Amazon.fr also listed a special edition of Mortal Kombat. The listing was however removed.