NeherRealm Studio has revealed a new trailer for Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath, the new trailer showcases the fighter’s upcoming Friendship moves. The content will arrive as a free update along with the new expansion.
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Aftermath is the first story expansion for Mortal Kombat 11, it will follow the events of the game while adding new content. Fujin Sheeva and guest fighter RoboCop will join the roster of fighters. The publisher confirmed that “fan-favorite stage fatalities, arenas and friendships” will return in Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath on May, 26 on PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, PC and Stadia.
” The epic saga continues in Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath, as Fire God Liu Kang, the new keeper of time and protector of Earthrealm, must now enlist the help of unlikely allies and familiar foes to forge a new history as the fate of two worlds hang in the balance.” Reads the official description of the DLC.
The introduction of Friendship moves was a necessary decision that was long overdue at NetherRealm Studios, the non-lethal finishing moves where first introduced in Mortal Kombat II. Aftermath will also see the return of Stage Fatalities.
“Our fans have really enjoyed the story campaign in Mortal Kombat, and we’re happy to continue the narrative and add new characters to the roster with Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath,” said Ed Boon, Creative Director, NetherRealm Studios. “In addition, Friendships and Stage Fatalities are being added as part of the free content update for all Mortal Kombat 11 players. Both are fan-favorite features that we’re excited to finally bring back to the franchise.”
Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath also adds new stages, Dead Pool and Soul Chamber arenas are classic stages that surely will well received. Stage Fatalities, Friendships will also arrive for free for all Mortal Kombat 11 owners. One downside of Aftermath, is that won’t come cheap, Warner Bros. Interactive confirmed that pre-orders will start at £34.99 / €39.99, fans interested in the Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath + Kombat Pack Bundle will have to pay £39.99 / €49.99.