Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon desires everybody to press pause on anticipating an imminent announcement of a brand new entry in his combating recreation franchises. Particularly, he says don’t count on to see a brand new recreation from NetherRealm Studios to seem at The Recreation Awards subsequent week.
Boon presumably wished to get out forward of any predictions for Mortal Kombat 12 since his studio unveiled the eleventh installment at The Recreation Awards in 2018. Historical past received’t repeat itself this time, the chief artistic officer of NetherRealm made clear on Twitter.
4 years in the past on the Recreation Awards we managed to drag off a shock announcement of MK11, which turned out nice.
Maybe too nice, as many assumed we’d repeat that trick for our subsequent recreation.
Thanks for the anticipation, however we’re not able to announce the following NRS recreation but.🙏 pic.twitter.com/QMXsuEPchR
— Ed Boon (@noobde) December 2, 2022
This reinforces what Boon stated again in October. He defined that NetherRealm was specializing in celebrating Mortal Kombat’s thirtieth anniversary earlier than any new recreation announcement. That will are available in due time.
That stated, a brand new cell recreation known as Mortal Kombat: Onslaught–developed by NetherRealm–was unveiled in October. It’s an RPG during which gamers “construct a crew of fighters from an unlimited roster of characters–and unleash them in large real-time group battles,” in keeping with Warner Bros. The sport is deliberate to launch subsequent yr.
The latest entry within the collection, Mortal Kombat 11, has bought greater than 12 million copies as of July 2021.
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