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5:00 PM on 07.15.2013

EVO 2013: Results, highlights, and all the hype

Another year, another Evolution Championship Series under wraps. This year's premiere fighting game tournament was by far the biggest to date boasting over 3,000 participants from over 30 countries, stretching across nine of ...

Wesley Ruscher


Updated! Panel details revealed:

Hironobu Sakaguchi Reflection: Past, Present, Future of RPGs

The father of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, has announced his PAX Prime 2014 panel where he will discuss his history developing role-playing games, along with revealing more about his new RPG, Terra Battle. Find out more info at PAX Prime website.




1:00 AM on 07.02.2013

PC version of Mortal Kombat 9 arrives on Steam tomorrow

Yeah, it's technically called Mortal Kombat without the "9," but it's just easier to call it MK9 for consistency sake. Regardless, the latest Mortal Kombat game has long been anticipated for PC, and now it fina...

Patrick Hancock

11:00 AM on 05.22.2013

Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition uppercuts PC this summer

[Update: Digital release confirmed to be Steam-exclusive.] Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition will be available for PC this summer, with a digital release on July 3 followed by a retail release on August 6, Warner Bros. Interacti...

Keith Swiader

4:45 PM on 04.15.2013

Mortal Kombat 9 is almost definitely coming to Steam

Last month, some evidence was uncovered that NetherRealm's 2011 Mortal Kombat game might be coming to the PC, but as always, grains of salt were passed around. Now there is some strong evidence that the game will be comi...

Patrick Hancock

3:00 PM on 09.29.2012

Storm's Adventure with Mortal Kombat

Witness another poor decision on my part. Street Fighter IV taught me not to play modern fighting games, or, at the very least, speak my opinion of them in public. Of course, that was before I was able to post to t...

Storm Dain

6:00 PM on 08.28.2012

Here are your MLG Summer Championship winners

Not every winner at the most recent MLG tournament were cheaters. StarCraft II, Mortal Kombat, and SoulCalibur V all went on without a hitch during one of the most intense weekends in recent memory. Heck, it was intense ...

Patrick Hancock

3:45 PM on 08.24.2012

MLG Summer Championship is live soon

Tune in here! MLG Summer Championship will be live very soon with competitions for StarCraft II, Mortal Kombat, SoulCalibur V, and Leage of Legends. Here's a quick rundown of the competition times (EDT) for the weekend:...

Patrick Hancock

3:30 PM on 08.10.2012

MLG Summer Fighter Arena is live

Today is a day to be filled with blood and ring outs. MLG's Summer Fighter Arena, containing both Mortal Kombat and SoulCalibur V, has just gone live. Watch it by heading over to the official site. This event is today on...

Patrick Hancock

8:00 PM on 08.06.2012

MLG Summer Fighting Arena happens Friday

This upcoming Friday, August 10th, MLG will be hosting a Summer Fighting Arena featuring both Mortal Kombat and SoulCalibur V. The fun begins at 4:00pm Eastern and goes until midnight. I know people will moan and groan b...

Patrick Hancock



Review: Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition photo
Review: Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition
by Jonathan Holmes

Hey everybody! Fighting games are back! And you know what that means, right? Semi-sequel "updates" to fighting games are also back! BlazBlue, King of Fighters, Marvel Vs. Capcom 3, and of course Street Fighter have all seen at least one retail-packaged upgrade since their respective launches (or relaunches), which have all had varying levels of critical and commercial success. 

Never one to be left out, Mortal Kombat has thrown its ultimate hat into the Super Arcade Edition ring, with a retail repackaging of the latest Mortal Kombat release, now infused with all the game DLC, plus digital copies of some Mortal Kombat-themed media. It's a very different kind of package than what Capcom has provided for Street Fighter and Marvel Vs. Capcom fans, but that's Mortal Kombat for you: always content to walk down its own path.

But is Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition a path worth paying $60 for?

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1:00 PM on 02.01.2012

DTOID Extra: Mortal Kombat rips the PS Vita a new one!

Sort of out of the blue, we found out recently that Mortal Kombat would be coming to the Playstation Vita. Obviously, the kneejerk reaction here is to just go "oh, it's a port!" but no, dear reader, that is wrongedy-wrong wrong. Take a look as this sassy lil' video we did, and see for yourself.

Max Scoville





1:00 PM on 10.29.2011

Guess which games were banned in Germany in October

When it comes to banning videogames or at least restricting their sales, there just is no country quite like Germany! There are several lists to take into consideration, so I'll try to make things simple and clear for you, de...

Sven Wohl

8:30 PM on 06.15.2011

Skarlet joins the fight in Mortal Kombat next week

The once-mythical Skarlet, borne of a glitch and left in limbo for more than a decade, will be a playable character in Mortal Kombat when she arrives as downloadable content on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade on Jun...

Conrad Zimmerman