Mortal Kombat X PS4 Version Supports PS3 Fight Sticks, Ed Boon Confirms

March 20, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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During the NetherRealm livestream yesterday about Mortal Kombat X, Creative Director Ed Boon confirmed that the PlayStation 4 version of the game will support PlayStation 3 fight sticks.

While we don’t know if every single fight stick will be supported, NetherRealm confirmed that at least two will work: the Mortal Kombat Tournament Edition fight stick from 2011 and the Injustice: Gods Among Us fight stick from 2013.

You can thank Lab Zero Games for making this happen, as they have licensed out the driver to NetherRealm:

So far, there’s been no word of the Xbox One version supporting Xbox 360 fight sticks.

If you missed it yesterday, here’s a look at the new Quitality, which punishes quitters during online matches by making their heads explode and giving you the victory:

Will you be using a fight stick with Mortal Kombat X on PS4?

[Source: Ed Boon (Twitter) via Polygon]