Mortal Kombat Player Count and Stats (2024)

Mortal Kombat Player Count and Stats

Mortal Kombat player count Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Mortal Kombat facts and stats I was able to dig up including player counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Mortal Kombat player count:

2.67 million games sold


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Game Description

The original “Mortal Kombat” is a classic fighting video game developed and published by Midway Games. It was first released in arcades in 1992 and quickly became a massive success, paving the way for one of the most iconic and enduring fighting game franchises in gaming history.

“Mortal Kombat” stands out from other fighting games of its time due to its brutal and violent gameplay, as well as its unique cast of characters with distinct fighting styles and special moves. The game featured digitized graphics of real actors portraying the characters, giving it a gritty and realistic appearance.

The gameplay revolves around one-on-one battles where players select their chosen character and compete against other fighters in a tournament called the “Mortal Kombat.” Each character has their own set of basic attacks, combos, and special moves, including the famous “Fatalities” – gruesome finishing moves that allow the winner to execute their opponent in a brutal and often graphic manner.

The game’s roster includes classic characters like Liu Kang, Sub-Zero, Scorpion, Raiden, and more, each with their own unique backstory and motivations for entering the tournament. Players can also face the formidable boss character, Shang Tsung, and unlock the mysterious hidden character, Reptile.

“Mortal Kombat” gained notoriety and controversy for its violent content, which led to discussions and debates about the role of violence in video games. Despite this, the game became a cultural phenomenon and played a significant role in the establishment of the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) to rate video games based on their content.

Due to its overwhelming popularity, “Mortal Kombat” was subsequently ported to various home gaming consoles and computer platforms, further increasing its reach and impact on the gaming industry. It also spawned a long-running series of sequels, spin-offs, movies, and other media adaptations, making it one of the most enduring and influential franchises in the history of gaming.

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