The Mortal Kombat series is one of the best video game franchises of all time in terms of both quality and longevity. Mortal Kombat 11 does not disappoint the fans of this beloved series. Here are 5 characters you must play within the newest addition to the franchise!
The all-new Mortal Kombat 11
Mortal Kombat 11 is a fantasy-themed combat videogame. The game reached all major gaming platforms in April 2019. NetherRealm developed the game whereas, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment took care of publishing. The game is the 11th venture in the Mortal Kombat series. It also serves as a sequel to the 2015 game Mortal Kombat X. The game runs on a slightly advanced version of Unreal Engine 3.
Watch the game’s cinematic reveal trailer right here:
Mortal Kombat 11 is one of the best editions of the franchise yet with rich gameplay, the story as well as graphics. The game features the returning stage fatalities, which allow players to finish off opponents. An improved version of the game with all DLCs available also came to all next-gen consoles in November of last year.
Let’s take a look at the five most popular and powerful characters from Mortal Kombat 11 that you absolutely must play with:-
1. The Joker
He is one of the most loved supervillains from the world of DC Comics. The Joker is available to play with as a downloadable character in the game. The crown prince of crime is known for his trickery, sadism, and evilness. He does not have a special ability that sets him apart in the game. Instead, he proves to be very handy in every aspect of combat. It’s really easy to control him, which allows beginners to learn the game using him.
The Joker has many abilities as well as attack combos in the game. Although, his damage output is slightly below average. He makes up for this through versatility in combat and quick reflexes.
His real name is Hanzo Hasashi. Scorpion is an expert ninja belonging to the Shirai Ryu clan. He is also an elite swordsman with high-speed movement. Also, he can perform numerous attacks with devastating damage. In addition, he is supremely skilled in hand-to-hand combat. Scorpion also carries a chained Kunai and possesses hellfire.
His signature Kunai and ability to spew fire are both capable of inflicting a lot of damage to the enemy. Scorpion is an icon of the game. Fans of the franchise absolutely love his character.
She is often considered the undisputed king of the Mortal Kombat series in terms of pure ability. Cetrion is the Elder Goddess of life and virtue. Her primary powers include the use of nature and its elements. She also has several deadly combo hits as well. Cetrion has a slightly lower damage output than others. However, she is incredibly quick, which makes her a menace to deal with.
Cetrion can be difficult to get close to during combat. She can give anyone a run for their money, but one should know how to use her well.
This was one of the biggest and most loved surprises from Mortal Kombat 11. Alex Murphy, a.k.a, RoboCop, is available to play as a downloadable character in the game. It’s inspired by the legendary 87′ film of the same name. The reborn cyborg vigilante makes his debut in Mortal Kombat 11. He has a variety of weapons in his arsenal, including rockets, foot blades, and a Cobra Assault Cannon. Additionally, he’s increasingly resistant to attacks and has more strength.
RoboCop’s bulletproof durability has also been increased. He boasts an incredibly high aim accuracy as well as damage output level.
5. Liu Kang
The chosen one. He is the longest-serving character in the Mortal Kombat series. Liu Kang is the main protagonist of the Mortal Kombat series and is Earthrealm’s greatest warrior and champion. He can deal with a variety of crushing blows with high damage output. He’s also quick and has pinpoint precision in movement. Kang also carries projectiles giving him a better range of zoning.
Kang can apply significant pressure to the enemy using his high speed. He has plenty of experience to his name. Fans absolutely love his character in the game as well.