What you need to know
- Mortal Kombat 11 is a fighting game from Warner Bros.
- The Kombat Pack is a season pass that adds more characters.
- There's an expansion coming that adds new characters like RoboCop and continues the story.
- You can purchase Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath for $40 on the Microsoft Store.
Mortal Kombat 11 is an excellent fighting game that features a great campaign and numerous other modes. One of the main appeals of the series has to be the fact that it gets awesome guest characters frequently. If you purchased the Mortal Kombat 11: Kombat Pack — which is more of a character pass — you'll gain access to a number of fighters. However, a major update was also announced.
Today, Warner Bros. Interactive revealed the Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath expansion. This download not only adds more story content, picking up right after the campaign ends, but it also bring characters like RoboCop to the mix. You can take a look at the spectacular trailer below.
Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath
More Surprises 👍🏻pic.twitter.com/GBQ4M9dfmMMortal Kombat 11: Aftermath
More Surprises 👍🏻pic.twitter.com/GBQ4M9dfmM— Ed Boon (@noobde) May 6, 2020May 6, 2020
It's unclear if developer NetherRealm Studios will add more characters after this. However, this is a great lineup nonetheless. Mortal Kombat 11 runs at 60 frames per second on consoles so be sure to check it out if you haven't already. Let us know if you're going to play Aftermath on May 26.
In our review, Windows Central gave Mortal Kombat 11 a perfect score and said that it's "a stellar fighting game and is one of the best ones ever made... The depth and variety it offers are unparalleled, even by the likes of Injustice 2, another NetherRealm creation. There are so many characters to customize and master — with many more on the horizon — which should keep you enthralled for months to come."
The saga continues
You can pre-order the standard copy of the game on Amazon for Mortal Kombat 11. This comes with a physical copy of the full game. There's also a special edition available which comes with the character pass.
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Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.