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Mortal Kombat XL PC beta going on right now

Ed Boon had a lot of Mortal Kombat fans in a frenzy with this morning's tweet of a possible PC launch for Mortal Kombat XL. Now, out of nowhere, an open beta for the game's multiplayer has launched on Steam. To download the beta, just ...   read

 
 
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Ed Boon wants to make a fighting game featuring all horror icons

Speaking to Game Informer, NetherRealm's Ed Boon seems up for a horror fighting game based on all of the recent inclusions over the years of horror icons in Mortal Kombat games. It's an idea he's been visiting "frequently," and "one da...   read

 
 
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NetherRealm promises 'huge improvements' for the PC port of Mortal Kombat X

Mortal Kombat X on PC has been like an extremely tasty looking bowl of soup that is way too hot to eat. Every time I try and take a sip, I get a mouthful of scalding molten pain (laggy, unplayable matches being the metaphorical equivalent o...   read

 
 
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Brutalities revealed for Mortal Kombat X

Brutalities are back in Mortal Kombat X, and there will be "well over 100" according to series creator Ed Boon, a fact that makes me wonder just how many characters the game will have. Originally, brutalities were long combos ending w...   read

 
 
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I made someone's nuts explode in Mortal Kombat X

I've always felt like the videogame industry doesn't feel right without a Mortal Kombat. So many games are always striving to be these serious affairs, and it takes something like Mortal Kombat to remind people that oh right, videogames can...   read

 
 
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Check out 10 minutes of Mortal Kombat X gameplay with Ed Boon

Even though Mortal Kombat X was officially announced, we hadn't really touched upon its specifics thus far in the midst of all things E3. Luckily, IGN sat down with NetherRealm Studios head Ed Boon for a 10-minute gameplay demo to showcase...   read

 
 
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We could be seeing a new Mortal Kombat soon

If this teaser poster uncovered by All Day Gamer is any indication, we could be looking at a Mortal Kombat reveal in the near future. With E3 right around the corner, anything is possible, even a sequel to Gitaroo Man. Well, perhaps not tha...   read

 
 
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The Mortal Kombat reboot will be safe from GameSpy's clutches

On May 31st, life as we know it (on the GameSpy network) will cease to exist. It will shut down a number of games, one of which was apparently Mortal Kombat, which ran on GameSpy's infrastructure. But Kombat lead Ed Boon has taken to Twitte...   read

 
 
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Ed Boon shuts down possibility of Mortal Kombat Wii U Virtual Console releases

Were you holding out for a Mortal Kombat Wii U Virtual Console release? I hope not, because series creator Ed Boon recently took to Twitter to set the record straight. According to a response to a fan, Boon notes that there's a "0.0%" chanc...   read

 
 
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Ed Boon teases Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks HD

Once upon a time, Midway Games made a Mortal Kombat themed beat 'em up called Shaolin Monks. It starred Liu Kang and Kung Lao in an epic quest to defeat Shang Tsung, featuring full co-op, RPG elements, and a story. Surprisingly, it did rath...   read

 
 


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The DTOID Show: Dawnguard, Tomb Raider & Dishonored

I love how the week before E3 could totally be a lovely, low-key chance for everyone to rest up before getting punched in the stomach by the biggest industry event in the country. Oh, wait, my mistake. This week is a churning maelstrom of n...   read

 
 
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Preview: Injustice: Gods Among Us

[Update: New screenshots added.] Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting game that brings together the DC Universe characters for a beatdown festival that only world-class superheroes and villains could give us. Ed Boon himself showed it off...   read

 
 
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Review: Mortal Kombat (Vita)

When the reboot of Mortal Kombat launched in April of last year, it was clear the series was back in a huge way. The game went back to the 2D style of the classic entries, fatalities were ultra-violent again, and there was seemingly endless...   read

 
 
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Mileena and Kitana duke it out in Mortal Kombat Vita ad

A new week, a new full length live action teaser for Mortal Kombat on Vita. So, it seems that Warner Bros. lied when they said that the video featuring only Kitana was the full length video, because this is the same exact trailer except wi...   read

 
 
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Mortal Kombat kicks it old school in new PS Vita trailer

There's just something about playing fighting games on the go that's extremely exciting to me. Especially nowadays when handhelds have almost caught up to their console brothers in terms of capability, and games like Super Street Fighter I...   read

 
 
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