Tag Archives: Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat: Hospitality?

After beating your opponent to a within an inch of their life in Mortal Kombat, talented players could press a combination of buttons and joystick moves that would launch a “fatality”. These pre-programmed finishing maneuvers were considered to be so … Continue reading

Primal Rage (1994)

Back in my early adulthood I was fascinated by the fighting arcade hit, Mortal Kombat. I wasn’t any good at it mind you but I thought it was at least an interesting game. Then came Mortal Kombat II in 1993 … Continue reading

Mortal Kombat: Freddy Krueger DLC Announcement

Yesterday in the comments on Joshua Caleb’s excellent post on Retro Remakes, our own Retroist made mention of a bit of news some of you might have missed. It is true that Frederick Charles Krueger will indeed be available for … Continue reading

Mortal Kombat vs. Donkey Kong

What if Scorpion of Mortal Kombat took Mario’s place in Donkey Kong?

Picture of Stop Motion Goro from Mortal Kombat being Animated

If you were a big fan of Mortal Kombat, you are probably still haunted by the stop motion 4-armed Goro. I know his chest pounding still lurks in the darkest part of my nightmarescape. Did you ever wonder how they … Continue reading