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Mortal Kombat X Gets April 2015 Release Date

Posted on September 5, 2014 at 11:16 pm by Justin Cavender

Mortal Kombat X Goro

Warner Bros. announced this morning Mortal Kombat X will be released on April 14, 2015 for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC. Those of you looking to rip your opponents from limb to limb will finally get to do so with the power of next-gen graphics. I guess I should quit calling the PS4 and Xbox One next-gen consoles now that they’re available for the world to enjoy. Regardless, it’s exciting stuff!

NetherRealm Studios has slowly released new fighters to the game’s ever growing roster. Kano was the most recent reveal during Gamescom a few weeks ago. However, those of you that pre-order the Mortal Kombat X will get to play as Goro. That’s right folks. The four-armed giant has returned to Mortal Kombat as a playable character. It’s time to pound face with your enormous yellow fists. This is happening.

During E3, we had the pleasure of watching a 20-minute demo featuring some truly brutal fatalities and x-ray moves. Afterward, we walked out of the demo cringing in horror from the death of Sub-zero at the hands of Scorpion. Trust me when I say it was gross, but in a good way.

Press Release:

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Reveals
Mortal Kombat X Release Date and
Goro as Retail Channel-Wide Pre-Order Character

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today confirmed that Mortal Kombat X, in development by NetherRealm Studios, is scheduled for release worldwide beginning April 14, 2015. The game will be available for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and Windows PC.

Legendary series character Goro has also been announced as a retail channel-wide pre-order exclusive. Making his first appearance in more than eight years, Goro, the feral, four-armed Shokan warrior will be available day of launch as a playable combatant to those who pre-order Mortal Kombat X.

Mortal Kombat X is NetherRealm Studios’ next highly anticipated installment in its legendary, critically acclaimed fighting game franchise that propels the iconic franchise into a new generation. The game combines cinematic presentation with all new gameplay to deliver the most brutal Kombat experience ever, offering a new fully-connected experience that launches players into a persistent online contest where every fight matters in a global battle for supremacy. For the first time, Mortal Kombat X gives players the ability to choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style. Players step into an original story showcasing some of the game’s most prolific characters including Scorpion and Sub-Zero, while introducing new challengers that represent the forces of good and evil and tie the tale together.

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