As the Kombat Cup: Road to LCQ roars full speed ahead toward a close, tonight marks the last of 3 weekly brackets to select a final 8 who will play it out for a trip to Chicago's Last-Chance Qualifier for Final Kombat. With a whopping 391 entrants, tonight is not only the biggest Kombat Cup yet
Warning: For those intending to watch this week's Kombat Cup, this article contains some spoilers.
For those who haven't made their way into the Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Series Top 12, the LCQ in Chicago on March 7 offers a last chance to make it into the series finals. The story going into this week's edition of the Kombat Cup Road to LCQ qualifier (the second of three) centered around the threat of Jacqui Briggs
It's no secret that the NJ/NY area of the US has produced one of the more recognizable and talented groups of players of Mortal Kombat 11 to date. Players like Kombat (12 in the Pro Series standings), Grr (16th in the Pro Series standings), K7 Showoff (recent winner of Frosty Faustings), Splash, Pulse, etc. have been mainstays of Top 16s and Top 8s in both the online and offline scenes. A number of them are also active streamers with their own followings on Twitch.
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Shortly after the news of no Mortal Kombat 11 at EVO came in a message from the CEO and founder of Viennality, who has hosted forever memorable Netherrealm tournaments in the past. Check out this message and try not to feel warm and cozy inside...
Official NRS social media put out the trailer for Final Kombat, revealing that the Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpions Revenge red band trailer, and the Spawn gameplay reveal trailer will both be showcased at the event! Creator of Spawn, Todd McFarlane as well as Spawns VA Keith David will be in attendance. NRS also added "And More", so there could be some other MK related surprises March 8th!
What comes as very exciting news, John Tobias is now working for Warner Bros games out of San Diego! For those who do not know who John is... he is the co-creator of Mortal Kombat alongside Ed Boon. John had left Midway many years ago (before Midway was bought by WB Games and renamed "Netherrealm Studios") and it seems he is getting very close to returning?
The other Elder God has decided to come out of his long slumber, and as it seems he is assembling a team for WB games? This could mean so many exciting things!
Check out this first official trailer for the Scorpion's Revenge animated movie. This is set for a release date of Spring 2020. More details below!
The beloved Mortal Kombat video game franchise is getting the animated treatment with Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge, and IGN is exclusively debuting the first trailer for the Mortal Kombat animated movie. The synopsis for Scorpion’s Revenge reads: “Based on the worldwide hit game created by Ed Boon & John Tobias, Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge spotlights the once-in-a-generation tournament between the champions of Outworld and Earthrealm - a competition that will ultimately determine the fate of Earth and all its citizens. Lord Raiden, protector of Earthrealm, must gather the greatest fighters of his realm to defend it from the evil Shang Tsung in the battle to end all battles - Mortal Kombat!”
As showcased in the Mortal Kombat animated movie trailer, Scorpion’s Revenge stars Joel McHale as Johnny...
'Scorpion's Revenge' will debut in the first half of 2020.
From the article:
"A new group of Kombatants are assembling. Warner Bros. Animation is plotting an animated movie based on the fighting video game Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge. Community alum Joel McHale will voice Johnny Cage, while Dexter's Jennifer Carpenter will voice star as Sonya Blade in Scorpion’s Revenge, which will debut in the first half of this year.
Scorpion’s Revenge is directed by Ethan Spaulding (Batman: Assault on Arkham, Justice League: Throne of Atlantis) from a script by Jeremy Adams (Supernatural, Teen Titans Go! vs. Teen Titans) based on the video game by Ed Boon and John Tobias.
The voice cast also includes Jordan Rodrigues as Lui Kang; Patrick Seitz as Scorpion and Hanzo Hasashi; Steve Blum as Sub-Zero; Artt Butler as Shang...