Brutal PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 fighting game Mortal Kombat will launch in the UK on Thursday 21st April, Warner Bros. has confirmed to Eurogamer.

That's three days later than the previously announced 18th April UK release date.

It launches in the US on 19th April.

Developer NetherRealm Studios is working with original creator Ed Boon to breathe new life into the IP.

Among the fighters confirmed for the new game are Cyrax, Ermac, Jade, Jax, Johnny Cage, Kitana, Kung Lao, Mileena, Nightwolf, Raiden, Reptile, Scorpion, Sektor, Shao Kahn, Sindel, Sonya, and Sub-Zero.

God of War gore-lover Kratos pops up in the PlayStation 3 version, too.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

Jump to comments (20)

About the author

Wesley Yin-Poole

Wesley Yin-Poole

Deputy Editor

Wesley is Eurogamer's deputy editor. He likes news, interviews, and more news. He also likes Street Fighter more than anyone can get him to shut up about it.

More articles by Wesley Yin-Poole

Comments (20)

Hide low-scoring comments
Order
Threading

Related

Latest

Microsoft is reportedly launching a disc-less Xbox One next year

Alongside a revised, cost-focussed Xbox One S.

Jelly DealsAmazon discounts dozens of gaming monitors for Black Friday

Including Ł100+ reductions on some of the best monitors on the market.

Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks for becoming a Kanto Champion

A collection of Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks, for newcomers and veterans alike.

Advertisement