Mortal Kombat – Combos Exhibition Footage is Absolutely Mental

August 22, 2010Written by Zak Islam

Mortal Kombat is undoubtedly renowned for its over-the-top finishing moves known as fatalities. But the fighting series is also well known for the amount of amazing combos which can be combined to demolish an opponent. A video has emerged for the latest Mortal Kombat title and it shows off some mental combos that can be stringed together.

Mortal Kombat, which will be releasing on both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 is being developed by NetherRealm Studios, led by Mortal Kombat creator and creative director Ed Boon. Mortal Kombat will be supported by a new graphics engine and the deadly ‘Fatality’ in-game feature  is back and presented in more gory detail than ever before. Mortal Kombat also introduces several new features including tag team and the “deepest story mode of any fighting game.” Players can choose from an extensive line up of the game’s characters and challenge their friends in traditional 1 vs. 1 matches, or try out the numerous new gameplay modes.

In addition, Mortal Kombat will deliver the “most extensive online experience ever seen in a fighting game.” with a tag team mode allowing 4 players to participate and “Co-op Arcade Mode” where 2 players can team up. Adding to the list of already revealed classic Mortal Kombat characters, yet more new characters were introduced to the game recently. These are:

  • Liu Kang
  • Kitana
  • Kano
  • Sonya
  • Jax
  • Cyrax
  • Smoke

Mortal Kombat is currently scheduled for a release in 2011. For more information on the title, be sure to check out PlayStation LifeStyle’s E3 impressions.