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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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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 finally has a hard ...   read

 
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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 coming to Steam at ...   read

 
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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 the third larges...   read

 
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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 just for me to ...   read

 
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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: Friday, Augu...   read

 
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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 only and has $3,4...   read

 
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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 because of Morta...   read

 
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NetherRealm wants to give you some tips for MK Vita

Mortal Kombat came out on the PlayStation Vita at the beginning of the month. It added new mini games such as "Test Your Slice" and "Test Your Balance". They were presented through the Bonus Challenge Tower, which ended up being my favorit...   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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Mileena is next Mortal Kombatant seen in live action ads

Two weeks ago, Warner Bros. released a short teaser for Mortal Kombat on Vita featuring a cosplayer dressed as Kitana posing on a rooftop. Then, a week later, a longer version of the ad arrived. Today, we get a teaser of a woman dress...   read

 
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Cosplaying Kitana shows off her moves in new MK teaser

Warner Bros. has released a new teaser trailer for Mortal Kombat on PlayStation Vita, due to arrive on May 1st. In the video, a rather fit woman cosplaying as Kitana performs a routine with a pair of fans on a rooftop set against the ...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat for PlayStation Vita due out in May

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has scheduled the PlayStation Vita version of Mortal Kombat for May 1 in North America and May 4 in Europe. As you might recall, the main selling points are the inclusion of characters sold as DLC on c...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat is Komplete on February 28

I got a huge kick out of the Mortal Kombat reboot last year. Aside from being a bloody way to show the world how much I suck at fighting games, the title's story mode is one of the coolest things I've played in the genre in a long tim...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat Vita augments reality in this trailer

While this trailer for Mortal Kombat primarily shows what's new with the Vita version of the game, I can't help but want to pull out my console copy and play a few rounds. We're shown what happens when Scorpion and Sub-Zero pummel each oth...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat Kollection comes to Steam, and more

Ed Boon is an enigmatic dude. First of all, he allowed Dan Forden to put the classic "toasty!" taunt into the series, which took us over a decade to decipher the meaning of. Next, he denies then reconfirms the existence of Mortal Komba...   read

 
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Preview: Mortal Kombat Vita has more ways to Finish Him

The last half of this generation has been extremely kind to fighting games. Street Fighter IV returned the series to form, newcomers joined the fray with BlazBlue, and my personal favorite fighting franchise experienced a much needed rebirt...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat Vita has a second Challenge Tower

Thinking back on how much I enjoyed Mortal Kombat, the upcoming PlayStation Vita version sounds intriguing, especially since I never got around to downloading any of the post-release characters. Over on the PlayStation Blog, NetherRealm Stu...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat is coming to PS Vita

The PlayStation Vita has secured itself another game for the year -- a portable version of Mortal Kombat. Although it will take a lot of content from last year's console release, it will sport some brand new features, with gameplay designed...   read

 
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O hai, bonus Tommy Wi-Show video!

Did you enjoy the series debut of The Tommy Wi-Show? Would you like some more? I bet you would like some more. Here's some more. In this extra footage, T.W. squares off against the nightmare king Freddy Krueger. By the way, check out the d...   read

 
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The Tommy Wi-Show debuts and it's ... yep!

Notorious movie director Tommy Wiseau has rolled out his new videogame-based show, The Tommy Wi-Show and it is exactly what fans of his work were likely expecting. Tommy garbles his way through awkward scenes, and plays some videogames.&nb...   read

 
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Huge patch for Mortal Kombat fixes balance, desync bug

If you play Mortal Kombat regularly, you've no doubt experienced, or at least heard of, the infamous "desynchronization error." The bug plagued players who decided to pick certain DLC costumes, alternate costumes and even some default costu...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat clears 3 million units sold worldwide

Mortal Kombat took me by surprise, both as someone who isn't normally into the genre and as one of those dudes that hadn't played any of the titles post-Genesis. Having surpassed 3 million sales worldwide, Warner Bros. says it's the highest...   read

 
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LOL: Freddy Krueger DLC out for Mortal Kombat today

I can't believe I'm writing this: you can now download Nightmare on Elm Street's Freddy Krueger for Mortal Kombat.The downloadable dream killer is available for both PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 for 400 MS Points or $4.99. If you've previous...   read

 
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Raiden action figure glows in the dark but not much else

San Diego Comic Con is almost here, which means all kinds of interesting news, previews and goodies. If you are a Mortal Kombat fan, and also enjoy collecting action figures, you may be interested to know there is a new character coming out...   read

 
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Cyborgs, ninjas dominate Jazware's new Mortal Kombat toys

Toymaker Jazwares has revealed its upcoming 4-inch and 6-inch Mortal Kombat figure line up, and it's a bunch of ninjas and cyborgs. The five new figures will be based on the classic looks of Ermac, Reptile, Scorpion, and the cyber-assassins...   read

 
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Noob Saibot, Smoke skins free with Mortal Kombat update

The downloadable combatant Kenshi is hitting Mortal Kombat tomorrow, if you're willing to pony up the dough. But developer Netherrealm is also offering up two free "klassic costumes" with a required update. Alternate costumes for Noob Saib...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat's Kenshi is almost ready for download

Following the add-on character Skarlet is none other than Kenshi, who will be available for download in Mortal Kombat soon enough. Xbox Live gets the blind fighter on Tuesday, July 5, followed by PlayStation Network a day later. In this vi...   read

 
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Mortal Kombat Season Pass annouced for Xbox 360

Next week on June 21, Skarlet will enter the Mortal Kombat tournament… if you're willing to pony up 400 MS Points or $4.99. Skarlet will be followed by three more characters over the course of the summer, all at the same price. In an...   read

 
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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 June 21st. Here's ...   read

 
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NOS and Crave Online find the cure for sleep

After chugging a few NOS energy drinks, Crave Online had the jittery idea to break a world record at E3. It involved no sleep, fighting games and a tent full of energy. Fatalities and X-Rays were included too. Fueled by energy drinks ...   read

 
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Review: Mortal Kombat

One can't define '90s videogame culture, and in a sense pop culture, without at least a passing mention of Mortal Kombat. It wasn't the deepest game on the market, fighting or otherwise, but it captured the imagination of millions with its ...   read

 

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