Subsequent Mortal Kombat is Seemingly Set to be a Reboot Known as Mortal Kombat 1 – Hearsay
It’s wanting likelier and likelier that the following Mortal Kombat sport might be unveiled quickly. WB Video games formally confirmed earlier this this 12 months that the following instalment within the sequence can be out in 2023, and developer NetherRealm Studios has additionally currently been dropping some cryptic teases that appear to be pointing to its announcement. Forward of that, nonetheless, it appears some essential particulars on the sport have leaked out.
In line with distinguished leaker @billbil_kun on Twitter, the following Mortal Kombat sport goes to be referred to as Mortal Kombat 1, suggesting that it could be a reboot of the franchise. This may align with the sport’s most up-to-date tease as properly, which confirmed a clock ticking from 11 and going straight to 1, suggesting that after 2019’s Mortal Kombat 11, the sequence may very well be skipping a twelfth numbered instalment and as a substitute reset the timeline.
In the meantime, the leaker additionally claims that although Mortal Kombat 1 gained’t be a cross-gen title, it should nonetheless launch on the Nintendo Change, regardless of it skipping PS4 and Xbox One variations. The sport’s Commonplace Version will allegedly retail for $70 on PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S, and the common $60 on Change, whereas it should seemingly additionally launch with a $110 Premium Version and a $250 Kollector’s Version, with the latter being out there on PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S solely.
As for when the sport might be formally introduced, it appears that evidently time is quick approaching. On high of NetherRealm Studios’ personal teases, leaks have additionally claimed that the fighter might be introduced someday this month– which, by the way, aligns with experiences of a PlayStation Showcase within the week of Might 25.
In the meantime, leaks additionally appear to be indicating that DC’s Peacemaker and The Boys’ Homelander might characteristic in Mortal Kombat 1 as visitor characters. Learn extra on that by right here.
Subsequent Mortal Kombat sport from NetherRealm Studios / WB Video games might be referred to as:
🔥 Mortal Kombat 1 🔥
🎮PC, PS5, Xbox Collection S|X, Nintendo Change
💲Commonplace: 69.99$ (PS5, XB) / 59.99$ (SW)
💲Kollector’s: 249.99$ (PS5, XB) pic.twitter.com/c5BCDg1Lec
— billbil-kun (@billbil_kun) Might 11, 2023