By: John M Jerva
UPDATE: I’ve got some very good news for all you Mortal Kombat freaks out there as it has been announced that the newly announced R rated flick Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge will be unleashed on 4K, Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital on April 28th courtesy of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. We’ve also got the official list of Special Feature goodies that will pack the release below! Also check out the official cover art as well!
Audio commentary with producer Rick Morales and writer Jeremy Adams
From Epic Game to Extreme Animation – Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon and the filmmakers reveal the creative process behind adapting the game to an animated film
The Weapons, Wardrobe and World of Mortal Kombat Legends – Artists reveal the design challenges of animating the world of Mortal Kombat
The Savage Sound Design of Mortal Kombat Legends – An exploration of the art of designing the sonic language of the fight scenes
Mortal Kombatants – Dive deep inside the cast of characters
(Original Post) A few weeks ago, I brought word that an animated Mortal Kombat film was coming this spring to fill the void until the live action reboot hits theaters next year and I’m happy to present the trailer and word that fans will get a very violent R rated animated film. Check out the goods below courtesy of Collider and IGN!
The beloved Mortal Kombat video game franchise is getting the animated treatment with Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge.
Based on the worldwide hit game created by Ed Boon & John Tobias, Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge spotlights the once-in-a-generation tournament between the champions of Outworld and Earthrealm – a competition that will ultimately determine the fate of Earth and all its citizens. Lord Raiden, protector of Earthrealm, must gather the greatest fighters of his realm to defend it from the evil Shang Tsung in the battle to end all battles – Mortal Kombat!
Voice talent for Warner Bros. R rated adaptation include Joel McHale as Johnny Cage, Jennifer Carpenter as Sonya Blade, Jordan Rodrigues as Scorpion & Hanzo Hasashi, Steve Blum as Sub-Zero, Artt Butler as Shang Tsung, Darin De Paul as Quan Chi, Robin Atkin Downes as Kano, David B. Mitchell as Raiden, Ike Amadi as Jax Briggs, Kevin Michael Richardson as Goro, Grey Griffin as Kitana & Satoshi Hasashi, and Fred Tatasciore as Demon Torturer.
An exact release date is pending but we do know that all this kick ass and bloody fisticuffs is due to hit home video this spring so “Get Over Here” and check out the goods below!