Tagged: Mortal Kombat

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Though Mortal Kombat is old news overseas, its release here in Australia brings a smile to fighting game fans as it is the first time gamers can legally pick it up. rawDLC marks the occasion with a review of the newly expanded R18+ release. Continue reading “Review: Mortal Kombat – Komplete Edition” »

The Verdict

9Amazing

The Good: Great story | Tons of unlocks and modes to play | Expansive character roster

The Bad: Fights could be a little more complex | Needs more stability online

injustice_gods_among_us_superman_coverAfter a hands-on with Injustice: Gods Among Us, developed by Mortal Kombat’s NetherRealm Studios, I was surprised by what it delivered. This is not your typical PG-13 superhero smackdown. It is a bloody sight messier and more brutal than I expected. Continue reading “Five reasons to suit up for Injustice: Gods Among Us” »

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Any fan of beat ‘em ups has come to blows over this question with their mates. Which fighter reigns supreme? But why limit yourself to just one? Imagine Street Fighter versus Mortal Kombat. Sure, it may never happen, but if it did what would be your ultimate 2 vs. 2 team? Continue reading “Discussion: Street Fighter vs. Mortal Kombat” »

No matter what your game special moves can make you feel like a badass. With so many variations from giant flurries of kung fu chaos to power beams to good old fashioned explosions, the choices are endless. Lets recognise some of the best of the best! Continue reading “Weekend Discussion: Favourite special move” »

Games can be violent. Some show the realistic and horrifying consequences of war. Others show its effects on a person’s psyche. One thing most share are the spectacular over-the-top coup de grâces. So this weekend let’s give it up for the good old fashion finishing move! Continue reading “Weekend Discussion: Best finishing moves” »

As details trickle in about the revamped version of Mortal Kombat, we’ve gotta admit, we’ve got faith. Having the original developers NetherRealm Studios at the reins is comforting, but more importantly, they’ve left the “PG-13″ DC universe behind, abandoned all superheroes and are taking the franchise back to its gory roots. We’ve seen some of the delightfully dismembering and decapitating fatalities, and all the blood you know and love is back with a vengeance, as are the old rivalries. Take a peek at this latest trailer featuring the ice cold assassin Sub Zero. Continue reading “Video: A freeze is coming as Sub Zero sets out for revenge” »