The new edition is set to launch on November 17 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and Google Stadia. Anyone who purchases the game on PS4 or Xbox One will be eligible for a next-gen upgrade for free.
Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate comes bundled with the base game, Kombat Pack 1 fighters and the Aftermath expansion. Additionally, a new Kombat Pack 2 is set to launch later this year. It will include Mileena, a clone of Kitana; Rain, the royal Edenian demigod; and Rambo, who shares the likeness and voice of actor Sylvester Stallone.
The upcoming release will also feature graphical improvements to take advantage of next-gen systems’ increased capabilities. 4K resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and cross-gen capabilities for select modes will all be included.
Check out the announcement trailer below which showcases the new fighters in cinematic action:
The new fighters join many other series famous and pop culture characters. Rambo will be joining existing fighters such as Terminator, Joker and Robocop. The latter was added to the huge Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath expansion.
Aftermath also added a whole new story for players to undertake and followed the events of the main game. New stages and fatalities were also added to the mix.
Warner Bros. Games was originally put up for sale by parent compant AT&A, but following announcements of games such as Gotham Knights and Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League, AT&T deemed that the studio was “too valuable” to be sold.