During the recent Gamescom 2023: Opening Night Live event, publisher Warner Bros. Games and developer NetherRealm Studios released the “Rulers of Outworld” story trailer for Mortal Kombat 1, revealing the characters Sindel and General Shao as playable characters and Motaro and Shujinko as Kameo Fighters. The trailer showcases several cutscenes and outlines the Outworld realm to be featured in the game’s story. Mortal Kombat 1 will launch on September 19 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam and Epic Games Store.
Additional details via the publisher:
The two new characters are showcased in a new trailer, entitled Rulers of Outworld, complete with a first look at gameplay and story elements. As supreme ruler of Outworld’s army, General Shao has proven loyalty to his realm through countless victories in battle and possesses a gameplay style that dominates opponents with conquering strength and iron will. Sindel is the empress of Outworld who fights to protect her family and empire with the ability to vanquish enemies with her mystifying hair, piercing scream, and power of levitation.
Additionally, Motaro and Shujinko can be seen in the video as a new Kameo Fighters who can assist during matches with a range of support moves.
The game’s details:
It’s in our blood!
Discover a reborn Mortal Kombat Universe created by the Fire God Liu Kang. Mortal Kombat 1 ushers in a new era of the iconic franchise with a new fighting system, game modes, and fatalities!