The long-running fighting game series’ next chapter, Mortal Kombat 1, was unveiled on Thursday via a CGI video. On September 19, 2023, the game will go on sale for various platforms – PS5, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, PC via Steam, and PC via Epic Games Store.
The game’s Story Mode will freshen the old conflicts and bring new stories for a diverse group of robust fighters. Players can join well-known fighters like Liu Kang, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Raiden, Kung Lao, Kitana, Mileena, Shang Tsung, Johnny Cage, and others.
Mortal Kombat 1 will include Kameo Fighters, unique fighters that can assist players during battles, adding more gameplay options. Players who pre-order the game on any platform will receive Shang Tsung as a bonus. In August 2023, those who pre-order on the PS5 or Xbox Series X/S will also get access to the beta. PC users won’t be able to access the beta.
Mortal Kombat 1 Booking
Pre-orders will be accepted beginning on May 19 at 10 AM Pacific Time.
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- Mortal Kombat 1 Standard Edition ($69.99 SRP) will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC, including Steam and Epic Games Store.
- Mortal Kombat 1 Premium Edition ($109.99 SRP) will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC (Steam and Epic Games Store) and will include all Standard Edition content, along with the Kombat Pack, early access to the game beginning Sept. 14, and 1,250 Dragon Krystals (in-game currency).
- Mortal Kombat 1 Kollector’s Edition ($249.99 SRP) will be available at select retailers on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S only.
Mortal Kombat 1’s Premium Edition or Kollector’s Edition will provide anyone who wants early access the chance to begin playing the game on September 14. The game’s studio, Warner, plans to add a rollback netcode for online play. It will also support cross-play and cross-progression after the game’s release.
With 80 million games sold to date, the Mortal Kombat series, which began in 1992, has been quite famous. Mortal Kombat 11, the most recent major release, has sold over 12 million copies. So there is every reason to think that With Mortal Kombat 1 will have good sales as well.