Mortal Kombat sequence co-creator Ed Boon revealed on the Chicago Comedian and Leisure Expo that Shang Tsung would be the first character that might be added to Mortal Kombat 11 as downloadable content material.
Shang Tsung, the ultimate boss of the unique Mortal Kombat, might be added to Mortal Kombat 11 within the likeness and with the voice of Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, who performed the character within the 1995 film primarily based on the preventing sport franchise. Tagawa portrayed a youthful model of Shang Tsung within the Mortal Kombat film, and later reprised his position within the live-action internet sequence Mortal Kombat Legacy.
Tagawa might be showing in an precise entry within the Mortal Kombat sport sequence for the primary time. Along with being the primary DLC character for Mortal Kombat 11, he will even function the host and information for The Krypt, the marketing campaign mode that was first launched in Mortal Kombat X the place gamers might spend the cash that they’ve earned in matches on totally different sorts of bonuses.
Along with Shang Tsung, Boon and NetherRealm Studios revealed one other character in the principle roster of Mortal Kombat 11.
Noob Saibot, the ghost-like “brother” of Sub-Zero who first appeared in Mortal Kombat 2. He might be part of the playable roster as soon as Mortal Kombat 11 is launched on April 23, able to unleash his strikes that embrace teleportation assaults and the power to summon a shadow of himself.
Mortal Kombat 11 will characteristic a set of returning characters, together with Raiden, Scorpion, Sonya Blade, and the opposite predominant villain of the sequence, Shao Kahn, who’s a pre-order bonus. The sport will even introduce new fighters, together with the mysterious Kronika and her minion, Geras.
NetherRealms will maintain a Mortal Kombat 11 closed beta, which can run in North America from March 27 to April 1. Followers of the brutal preventing sequence who wish to catch an early glimpse of its newest entry might achieve entry to the closed beta by pre-ordering the sport for the PlayStation four or Xbox One.
The closed beta will provide entry to multiplayer matches, the one participant mode Towers of Time, the Customized Character Variation System, and a roster of 5 characters made up of Baraka, Jade, Kabal, Scarlet, and Scorpion.