It’s been over a year since Warner Bros and NetherRealm Studios carried the fight onwards with release of Mortal Kombat 11. But that doesn’t mean they are done yet and as we fast move into the next generation of gaming, Mortal Kombat will continue to be relevant with not just free upgrades taking place for those heading to Xbox Series X|S and PS5, but a whole new Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate coming along for the ride.
Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate is scheduled to launch on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PS5, PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC and Google Stadia – pretty much everything then – come November 17th 2020, with those who decide to join the continue their fight into the next-gen discovering that they’ll be able to move across from current to next gen for free. Do so and 4K dynamic resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and more will become available.
So what does Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate bring? Well, it’s an expanded version of the critically acclaimed videogame that ill be found adding in Kombat Pack 2 featuring new playable fighters – Mileena, Rain and Rambo. Sold as the definitive MK11 experience, it’ll also include the standard Mortal Kombat 11 base game, Kombat Pack 1 and the Aftermath Expansion.
Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate pre-orders will become available beginning October 15th, providing immediate access to Mortal Kombat 11, Kombat Pack 1 and the Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath Expansion upon purchase. Players who already own Mortal Kombat 11 can upgrade their experience by pre-ordering Kombat Pack 2.
Alternatively, Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate Kollector’s Edition is also available for pre-order, which includes Mortal Kombat 11, Kombat Pack 1, Kombat Pack 2 , Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath Expansion, Sub Zero mask bust, exclusive steel case, commemorative magnet coin, authenticity plate and exclusive DLC. Tasty stuff, eh!
Further, Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate, Kollector’s Edition and Kombat Pack 2 pre-orders will receive the Time Warriors Skin Pack at launch featuring three new character skin variants, including “Dark Web” Noob Saibot, “HCF” (Halt and Catch Fire) Liu Kang and “Blood Moon” Skarlet.
Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate includes the following content and enhancements *deep breath*:
- Definitive Mortal Kombat 11 Experience – Two critically acclaimed story campaigns taking players on a time-bending adventure that continues the epic Mortal Kombat saga, along with the full roster of 37 playable characters.
- Kombat Pack 2 – Newly added fighters Mileena, the hybrid Edenian and Tarkatan clone of Kitana; Rain, the royal Edenian demigod; and Rambo, the iconic Special Forces soldier featuring the voice and likeness of actor Sylvester Stallone.
- Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath Expansion – Franchise-first story expansion, three playable characters (Fujin, Sheeva, RoboCop) and 10 additional character skins.
- Kombat Pack 1 – Six playable characters (Shang Tsung, Nightwolf, Sindel, The Joker, Terminator T-800, Spawn) and 25 additional character skins.
- Mortal Kombat 11 – Packed to the brim with multiple features and modes for all players including Story, Custom Character Variation System, Stage Fatalities, Friendships, Online, Towers of Time, Tutorial, Krypt, Kombat League and the signature roster of returning and franchise-first fighters, all equipped with unique Fatalities that display devastatingly brutal cinematic visuals.
- PS5 Upgrade Available – Delivering 4K dynamic resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and cross-generation console compatibility for select modes. Mortal Kombat 11 and Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate owners and new buyers on PS4 and PS4 Pro can also access a free upgrade to the PS5 version of their game, available in conjunction with the Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate launch.
- Xbox Series X|S Smart Delivery Enabled – Providing 4K dynamic resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and cross-generation console compatibility for select modes. Additionally, Mortal Kombat 11 owners and new buyers on Xbox One consoles will have access to free updates on Xbox Series X|S, available in conjunction with the Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate launch.
- Krossplay Support – Allowing PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One players to fight against other players on opposite platforms in select modes.
We’ll be sure to remind you when that November 17th release date rolls into view, but for now check out the trailer below and get acquainted with the Kombat Pack 2 Official Reveal Trailer. We think you’ll like what you are seeing.