Story will see a supermarket worker discover he has otherworldly powers.
Mortal Kombat dev studio NetherRealm is keen to diversify and work on titles other than the ultra-violent fighter.
The Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition will be released in Europe on March 2, 2012, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced.
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The organisers of EVO 2012 have revealed the six titles that will be played at this year's tournament.
Ed Boon has dropped a massive hint via his Twitter account that NetherRealm Studios is about to make a big an announcement of some kind.
Mortal Kombat could end up in a crossover game with other fighting franchises, but such a move would be difficult, series creator Ed Boon has said.
Remember that unofficial Mortal Kombat movie trailer that turned up last year? It's now resulted in a film being made for real.
Over three million copies of NetherRealm's Mortal Kombat are in the hands of gamers worldwide, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced.
It's a dream come true for fans of Mortal Kombat and Nightmare on Elm St - Freddy Krueger is joining the NetherRealm Studios' fighter.
Warner Bros. has announced that Rain will be coming to Mortal Kombat via DLC on July 19. The purple-dressed ninja originally appeared in the console version of Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3.
Each DLC character will be available separately for 400 Microsoft Points, meaning Season Pass holders save 400 Microsoft Points. The pass launches on June 21, alongside the first DLC character, Skarlet.