Mortal Kombat

Publisher: 
Midway/Midway
Release Date: 
--/--/1992

MORTAL KOMBAT is the first entry in the famous and highly controversial Mortal Kombat fighting game series by Midway Games.It was originally an arcade game and was later ported to Sega Mega Drive/Sega Genesis.The game centers on the first Mortal Kombat tournament and the ultimate defeat of the evil Shang Tsung by the monk Liu Kang.There are 7 playable characters in Mortal Kombat and Mortal Kombat was the first versus-fighting game to feature a secret character,Reptile.Mortal Kombat was also the first game to feature Fatality,a special finishing move executed against a beaten opponent to kill them in a gruesome fashion.The Sega Genesis/Sega Mega Drive version was modified,but entering a secret cheat code restored the full gore and fatalities from the arcade version...