“Mortal Kombat X” will be released in 2015 and the game’s first official teaser was released a few days ago.
NetherRealm Studios, which is partially comprised of the remnants of Midway Games, and WB Games are developing the game. It will be published next year at an unspecified date.
Cinema Blend says the game is targeting 1080p and 60fps on the PS4 and Xbox One. “Fueled by next-gen technology, Mortal Kombat X combines unparalleled, cinematic presentation with dynamic gameplay to create an unprecedented Kombat experience,” the description reads.
“RT @DreamCorridor @noobde Are you guys using Unreal Engine 3 or 4? EB: Using our highly self-customized version of Unreal 3. 60fps 1080p!” Ed Boon wrote on June 6.
A press release for the game says it will be also for the Xbox 360, PS3, and PC.
“Mortal Kombat X 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.P
The Battle For Earthrealm Continues In Mortal Kombat X,” it says.
The last game in the franchise, just titled “Mortal Kombat,” sold 3 million copies after it was released in 2011.