For the 30th anniversary of the saga, NetherRealm Studios announces its next game: Mortal Kombat Onslaught. A title very different from the usual fighting game since it is a real-time RPG.
NetherRealm Studios had promised Mortal Kombat anniversary announcements but warned that it would not be the next canonical installment. While waiting for an MK 12, fans will be able to discover Mortal Kombat Onslaught, an RPG… on mobiles from 2023.
Mortal Kombat Onslaught announced for 2023
Mortal Kombat Onslaught announces the 30th anniversary of the series. A mobile game for iOS and Android smartphones, the title presents itself as the first RPG in the saga based on a story and cutscenes worthy of console productions. Players will have to create a team of fighters from a roster varied and use them in massive, real-time group battles under the screenplay. The goal, to put an end to a dark and dangerous threat that is wreaking havoc within the kingdoms.
No additional details at this time, nor a gameplay video. “We’re pushing the boundaries of Mortal Kombat to allow players to experience the franchise in new ways, while staying true to its deeply visceral nature. With Mortal Kombat Onslaught, we’ve re-imagined Mortal Kombat into a team-based collectible strategy RPG with fast-paced, team-based melee combat that new and old fans alike can enjoy. “, explains Ed Boon creator of the saga. The approximately 150 million downloads of Mortal Kombat Mobile must have inspired this decision.