A Simple Song Swap Makes The Mortal Kombat X TV Spot So Much Better

While there will always be a fondness in my heart for the music of System of a Down, it does not belong in this television ad for Mortal Kombat X. Let's swap in something more appropriate. » 3/28/15 12:14pm Saturday 12:14pm

Mortal Kombat X is coming to iOS and Android next month as a free-to-play fighting/card-game, shades of the mobile version of Injustice: Gods Among Us. The mobile MK will link to the console version for unlockable goodness. I don't know about you, but "Swipe! Finish Him" doesn't have quite the same ring. » 3/02/15 10:09am 3/02/15 10:09am

How Mortal Kombat X Brings Players Together While Tearing Them Apart

While the fighting is always nice, my favorite elements of modern Mortal Kombat games are the extra bits—challenges, unlockables, and side activities outside of the core one-on-one battles. That's why I'm excited about Mortal Kombat X's Faction War meta game. » 2/07/15 4:15pm 2/07/15 4:15pm

Reptile Returns In Mortal Kombat X, And He's So Dreamy

The tongue, the acid spit, the evisceration — so adorable. The very first secret Mortal Kombat character is the latest combatant revealed for Mortal Kombat X. » 1/28/15 9:40am 1/28/15 9:40am

Kung Lao Appears In Mortal Kombat X As An Old Man With A Hat

With Mortal Kombat X's story spanning some 25 years after the events of Mortal Kombat 9, it's no wonder former Shaolin monk Kung Lao is looking a bit long in the tooth. It beats being dead. » 1/03/15 6:00pm 1/03/15 6:00pm

Netherrealm Studios' Mortal Kombat X releases worldwide on April 14, 2015. Goro has also been revealed as a pre-order exclusive character for the game, with the teaser shot above accompanying the press release. MKX is planned to hit Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC simultaneously. » 9/05/14 9:20am 9/05/14 9:20am

Mortal Kombat X Manages To Make Kano Look Interesting

My least favorite kombatant since the original game, Kano returns next year in Mortal Kombat X with some killer new moves and looks that will both stop and start traffic. » 8/11/14 2:45pm 8/11/14 2:45pm

The Three Faces Of Mortal Kombat X Raiden

Is it odd that I'm less excited about the new characters coming in Mortal Kombat X next year than I am having three different versions of my old favorites, each with their own play style? Meet Combo Raiden, Mobility Raiden and Control Raiden. » 8/05/14 9:45am 8/05/14 9:45am

Batgirl Sweeps The Evo Injustice Grand Finals

Sonic Fox Vs. Pig of the Hut, General Zod Vs. Batgirl — who won? The viewing public. Also, Batgirl. Update: Now with smooth video of the entire finals. » 7/12/14 7:02pm 7/12/14 7:02pm

The Thunder God Raiden Returns In Mortal Kombat X

Following today's Injustice: Gods Among Us finals at EVO, Netherrealm Studios' Ed Boon took the stage to reveal the return of Raiden in next year's Mortal Kombat X. As if they'd do anything without him. » 7/12/14 5:01pm 7/12/14 5:01pm

Why Mortal Kombat X Is So Gory

If you, like me, were in the front few rows of Sony's E3 press conference when they showed off Mortal Kombat X on stage, you would also have been deafened by the loud cheers of excited gamers. They were oohing and aahing at decapitations and exposed organs and lost limbs. » 6/24/14 11:00am 6/24/14 11:00am

Honest Game Trailers Vs. Mortal Kombat. Ready, Fight!

While I'd rather watch a documentary that followed the fabled fighting franchise from birth, through its awkward teenage years into adulthood, Smosh's Honest Game Trailer for Mortal Kombat will do in a pinch. » 6/08/14 11:00am 6/08/14 11:00am

The Battle For Earthrealm Continues In Mortal Kombat X [Update]

After weeks of teasing from series co-creator Ed Boon, today the name of the next game in the legendary fighting game series has been revealed: Mortal Kombat X. Update 11:20 — added platforms and gameplay details from the official press release. » 6/02/14 9:05am 6/02/14 9:05am

Marauding Maniac Meets Mournful Madwoman In Injustice Annual #1

Who would win in a fight, Wolverine-clone Lobo, or the Joker's unhinged girl Friday? The answer might be a lot more clear if this showdown weren't happening in the Injustice universe. » 11/12/13 4:27pm 11/12/13 4:27pm

You Can Play Batman: Arkham Origins Right Now For Free. Sort of.

While we're still a week out from the October 25 release of Batman: Arkham Origins for consoles and PC, the free-to-play mobile game is alive and kicking. Also punching. Watch. » 10/18/13 10:40am 10/18/13 10:40am

The Arkham Origins Mobile Game, From The Makers Of Mortal Kombat

Having NetherRealm Studio make a free mobile tie-in for DC fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us worked out so well, Warner Bros. is having them do the same thing for Batman: Arkham Origins. Bring on the beefy Batmen! » 10/12/13 9:30pm 10/12/13 9:30pm

Kneel Before Zod...'s Awesome and Informative Injustice Trailer

As promised, General Zod, the super-powered Kryptonian tyrant, is now available as a downloadable character for Injustice: Gods Among Us. As an extra, Netherrealm Studios threw in a bit of a history lesson discussing Zod's past, his motivations, and his uncanny ability to shove people through the moon's core. » 7/03/13 7:20am 7/03/13 7:20am

General Zod and Man of Steel ’s Superman Fly Into Injustice Next Month

With the Man of Steel movie debuting as a big hit, it’s no surprise that the movie’s version of Superman will be coming to the fighting game featuring the DC Universe’s biggest heroes and villains. And the Man of Steel skin will be joined by a playable General Zod add-on, who we first saw in action in a Conan O’Brien » 6/21/13 11:00am 6/21/13 11:00am

Six Reviewers Praise the Turbulent Brawls of Injustice: Gods Among Us

Superman goes rogue and all hell breaks loose in Netherrealm Studios' fighting title, Injustice: Gods Among Us. It's an all-out brawl between the heroes and villains of the DC Universe—who will come out victorious? That would be the critics, who are having a hell of a good time. » 4/19/13 1:00pm 4/19/13 1:00pm

Aquaman Isn’t Happy In This Preview of Next Week’s Injustice #4

DC’s been putting out a crankier, less friendly version of the Justice League in the comics tying into the newly released Injustice fighting game. Superman takes over the world for the greater good and some heroes align with him. Aquaman isn’t one them, though. » 4/18/13 5:00pm 4/18/13 5:00pm