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It has Begun...DLC reveal FRIDAY MAY 31 2019

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We are going to see some Shang Tsung stuff at some point today. When that is, no one knows. Will he be cool? Yeah, probably. We got some minor teases as to how he'll play from Ed Boon, with Shang possibly being able to turn into other characters as part of his moveset.

How to Combine DiveKick Crushing Blow in Combo (Lotus First)

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¡Sup guys!

¡This breaks the rule again!

Reviewing in the matrix I could find the way to combine DK CB in combo in the following way:
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Nightwolf possibly hinted at by Ed Boon on Twitter

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Ed Boon likes to post nonsense on his twitter quite commonly, but his recent post seems a bit more of a nod to the DLC announcement next week.

He shows off green Axe deodorant which is leading a ton of people to believe that our green axe wielding fighter Nightwolf will be announced in the Kombat Pack soon.

What does everyone think of this? Is this just Ed trolling? Do you think Ed will hint at all the other DLC characters this way? Does this further confirm that recent DLC leak with all the characters?

Also, and most importantly, what are RedSpoons?
Combo Breaker 2019 Results and Breakdown
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Combo Breaker is finally done. 800 players entered and only 1 remained. With some big upsets going on throughout the pools, this was a fantastic start for the Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Circuit and the most energized the NRS scene has been in a LONG time.
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Dlc announcement next week

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Boon tweeted that, if all goes well, kp1 announcement will be sometime next week, accompanied by a shang tsung gif where cary tsung screams IT HAS BEGUN!!!
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Combo Breaker 2019 Top 8 Set!

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Mortal Kombat 11 at Combo Breaker has proven to be an excellent showcase in gameplay with perhaps the most diverse competition we've had so early on in an NRS title with representatives from all over the world including Australia, The Netherlands, Canada, and many more! Competition has been consistently fierce from pools to top 24 play and the momentum hasn't slowed down.

Combo Breaker 2019 : Game + Stream Schedule

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Here's the schedule for the games and streams happening for Comb Breaker 2019, which is going down next weekend. We've got a lot of games, including Mortal Kombat 11's first big show in a major.​
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Kombat Kast Recap 5/22
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The Kombat Kast is back! Breaking their week long (hiatus?), the crew has come together this week to talk with Rick Hadou, Organizer of Combo Breaker and to get people excited about the biggest major the NRS scene has seen in a long time.
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New Kung Lao Tech Found from UsedForGlue
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UsedForGlue, Irish NRS player, has found something interesting with Kung Lao and can help make him a deadly force from mid-screen and beyond. Might be a glitch, might be intended, but it's definitely something usable for anyone trying to make Kung Lao work.
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The Slips and Hippo Show Ep. 15 - The One About The Summit of Time and Early Meta

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Hey everyone, the @Slips and Hippo show is back to cover all things in the world of kompetitive Mortal Kombat 11! This week, Slips and I are taking a look at the recent Beyond the Summit event The Summit of Time, which featured a ton of high level play from some of the scene's best players and gave us a glimpse at the early game meta leading into Combo Breaker. We also talk shop, including expressing some love for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more classic game talk! A fun show as always, so please check it out.
Florida v. Texas 10 Player vs 10 Player Money Match At Combo Breaker 2019
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There's apparently some longstanding beef going on between the Florida NRS scene and the Texas NRS scene. With some talk about a money match going on the past few months, we have it officially locked in for Combo Breaker 2019.
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Early Pools for Combo Breaker 2019
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Combo Breaker is coming up, and the pools are finally out. Matches have not been assigned yet, but you can at least see who is playing whom. If you are going, you can start preparing. If you are watching, then you can figure out when you should tune in.
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NRS Announces Interkontinental Championship
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For all five of you who were actively engaged with the Injustice 2 competitive scene in its last few months, you may remember the announced Intercontinental Championship, where people outside of the US could earn a chance at getting into the IPS Pro Series finals without needing to fly to the US to compete. NRS is doing it again, but this time it's announced early and this time, Intercontinental is spelled with a "k".
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HMK Episode 43: MK11 Among Us

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Hey guys, episode 43 is up where we talk about our impressions about MK11, the good, the bad and the downright confusing. Anyway I hope you enjoy it.



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TYM Podcast Ep 9: OG Xbox player eazytobeat Returns - Feat. Gerchap, m2dave, mastermalone and STORMS

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The Team and I return with our latest Test Your Might Podcast... episode 9! The special part about the podcast is we bring on @eazytobeat who some may remember from back in the 2005 era when clans ruled the online competitive scene. eazytobeat was and still is an Xbox player and back then he was one of the select few that only the BEST players stood a chance competing against him. The thing is, not all of the players from back in that time are still around, so having eazytobeat return, if not just to come to the forums to chill with us, is super cool.

Of course I am also joined by the reputable members of the community, @Gerchap, @M2Dave and @mastermalone. We talk to eazytobeat to find out about his originals of playing Mortal Kombat. In fact, part of the way in, I thought of how @Shock would very much appreciate eazytobeat's UMK3 stories!

We do our best to keep our casts timed in good fashion and...
TYM News Show Recap #2
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A lot has gone down this week, and @Jolt is here with the TYM news show to break it all down for everyone once again. Topics for this week are tournament stuff and the deluge of of tier lists coming out.
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New Mortal Kombat Movie Officially Announced - Said to be the biggest-ever production for South Australia

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Some new details on the Mortal Kombat movie (not that one) have been released. We are now moving from vague screencaps of scripts and promises of directors and producers and moving into "this movie is going to start filming".
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Texas Showdown 2019/Summit of Time Results

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There was a lot of Mortal Kombat going on this weekend: Texas Showdown, a showdown going on in Texas, and the Summit of Time, a Summit where they had time to play MK11. If you missed one or both, here some details to get caught up so you can talk about what happened with your co-workers at the water cooler.
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Summit of Time Starts Today
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Right now actually. The events of the day are starting up in a few minutes, and you can catch all of that and what's going on this weekend in the post down below.
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2019 MK11 Summit of Time Info Dump

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Seems like it's been a bit tricky to find where/when everything is happening.. So here's everything I've scraped together so far:

Rough schedule (no times): https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D5_X-JPU0AE4Tnv.jpg
Brackets: https://smash.gg/tournament/summit-of-time/events
FGC Summit Twitter: https://twitter.com/BTSfgc
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