Mortal Kombat 9 comes out April 19th. After 8 previous releases you may ask, “what’s the hoopla about?”. Well, the series is finally returning to its roots and going back to 2D fighting (think Street Fighter). Additionally, they’re allowing all of the fatality animations to remain 3D, i.e. the best of both worlds. To commemorate this excellent decision, here is a rundown of the best Mortal Kombat videos the Internet has to offer. Warning: Videos not for the faint-stomached…
The Fatalities of Mortal Kombat 1 & 2
We have to get things started off old school. There was a time when these fatalities were the most wildly inappropriate and controversial thing ever seen in a video game. Compared to the next video, though…
MK 9 Fatalities Compilation
Good God! Fatalaties have come a long way, as this video demonstrates some of MK9s new fatalities.
Top 10 Fatalities
One fan’s take on the greatest fatalities in MK history. He goes for the newer games because they possess a “darker side”. If you want his favorite classic fatalities video, go here.
MK Rejected Fatalities (Machinima)
It’s a shame these aren’t actually real. I think everyone could appreciate a Lui Kang dry hump.
Mortal Kombat Theme
To break up the carnage for a couple of minutes: This is the most popular YouTube Mortal Kombat video. Shame on you internet, shame on you.
Top 10 WORST Fatalities
mkmd13 returns with the best of the worst. Seems like some of the fatality imagineers were phoning these in.
Fatalities Music Video
As if you haven’t heard the MK theme song enough already, here is an entire music video featuring all the fatalities from MK: Armageddon timed to the classic theme song.
Mortal Kombat 9 – Tag Team Mode
Mortal Kombat 9 is the first time that the series will have a tag team mode, explained by senior producer Han Lo.
Mortal Kombat 9 – Live Action Series
A television quality series has been released to promote the release of Mortal Kombat 9. Production values are high, and if you are a fan of action, check out this first episode.
Mortal Kombat 9 – Announcement Trailer
And finally, just to wet the appetite, get ready for Mortal Kombat’s return this Tuesday, April 19th. Make sure to get your copy for $40 or less, right here at Gamestaq.