Mortal Kombat is a fighting game Kombat (commonly known as Mortal Kombat 2011 or Mortal Kombat (9)) is a 3D fighting game with 3D graphics (2.5D) and the ninth main installment in the Mortal Kombat series. The game was previously released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, but on January 19, 2012, NetherRealm Studios announced that Mortal Kombat would be coming to the PlayStation Vita.

The game features all of the downloadable characters (Skarlet, Rain, Kenshi, and Freddy Krueger) unlocked as well as all of the characters unlocked from the beginning. Also, the game includes two Challenge towers: one that is focused on fighting arcade-style battles, and another with more variable choices, some of them iterating on the Vita's alternative input choices (SixAxis Motion sensor, touch screen, etc.)

The game's plot although set directly after Mortal Kombat: Armageddon, the game focuses on the earliest period in the Mortal Kombat series, the trilogy Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat II, and Mortal Kombat 3. The storyline involves Raiden attempting to change the present by contacting his former self as he faces defeat at the hands of Shao Kahn.

Augmented Reality Edit

In Mortal Kombat for the PS Vita, there is an interesting new Augmented Reality mode that you can play in, that switches the backgrounds of your fights to use the vita'a back camera and project sprites on there. No augmented reality cards are needed.

To enter Augmented Reality mode[1], open up Practice Mode and hit Triangle to enter Arena Select. With any arena selected, press and both L and R buttons at the same time. You’ll hear Shao Kahn’s laugh if done correctly.

References Edit

  1. Game tip center
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