Mortal Kombat 1’s beta will likely be held in August, sequence co-creator Ed Boon has announced on Twitter – it additionally occurs to be his mum’s birthday!
The Mortal Kombat 1 beta will run from 18th to twenty first August throughout PS5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles – there’s no phrase on if and when a PC beta will likely be held. This beta will likely be solely for individuals who pre-order Mortal Kombat 1 to realize entry.
Mortal Kombat 1 pre-orders additionally get gamers Shang Tsung as a playable characters.
This isn’t the one and solely time that Mortal Kombat 1 has been playable previous to launch, with a rigorously branded “stress test” held again in June that was positively not a beta as a result of that’s reserved for pre-orders. That stress check featured a extra restricted roster and have set than what’s going to possible seem within the full pre-order beta, however nonetheless gave an excellent probability for gamers who received in to take a look at this new era preventing recreation, and all its options, equivalent to Kameo fighters.
In our Mortal Kombat 1 preview, Nick stated, “Freedom to express yourself, freedom to be creative and freedom to smash your opponents teeth in before ripping their hearts out, Mortal Kombat’s back and it’s bigger than ever. I can’t wait to dive deeper into the bloody fighting of Mortal Kombat 1 when it comes out in September.”
In different Mortal Kombat 1 information, NetherRealm lately confirmed the characters that may be added through the Kombat Pack DLC. From the Mortal Kombat core, the DLC reveal trailer confirms Li Mei, Tanya, and Baraka all as playable fighters. Alongside these returning MK fighters are two visitor characters that can add some off-kilter superhero shenanigans: Homelander and Peacemaker.
Mortal Kombat 1 is popping out for PS5, Xbox Collection X|S and PC on nineteenth September 2023.