Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms is an upcoming animated sequel that may observe the beforehand launched Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge. A brand new clip was launched that showcases a scene that is meant to be “humorous,” with Johnny Cage utilizing his quips to anger the soldiers of Outworld. The movie will inform the story of the second event following the plot of the primary film. The story shall be doing its greatest to remain near that of the video video games, however it is usually diverting from being canonically correct.
In the clip, followers see Johnny Cage listening in as Kitana, Jade, Kintaro, Baraka, and Reiko are planning a retaliation assault. Once he is found, he drops down and instigates them to attract their swords out earlier than diffusing the state of affairs. The clip ends with a forwards and backwards between Kitana and Johnny Cage the place he guarantees to “let them live” regardless of the overwhelming odds in opposition to him.
In the Mortal Kombat recreation storyline, the primary characters are the defenders of Earthrealm (Johnny Cage, Sonya Blade, Jaxx Briggs, Liu Kang, Kung Lao, and Raiden), who received the tenth event in opposition to Shang Tsung, which prevents Outworld from invading. This prompts Shao Kahn to turn into impatient and use his Outworld forces to invade Earthrealm by breaking the foundations. This is the place the characters within the clip under had been launched. Mortal Kombat II launched Kitana, Jade, Kintaro, and Baraka to the sequence identical to this film plans to do (these characters appeared within the earlier movie, however this time it seems like they need to give them the middle stage).
Fans actually favored the Scorpion’s Revenge storyline and loved the quantity of violence current within the movie, which followers had been teased would return for the Mortal Kombat Legends sequel. The movie did an excellent job at giving a singular tackle Scorpion’s origin and giving him the middle stage as he more and more turns into a extra well-versed character. In the unique sequence, Scorpion was typically checked out because the indignant ninja obsessive about revenge. However, within the latest entries, Netherealm has actually fleshed out his character by making him extra conflicted and on the aspect of excellent, relatively than an evil specter at all times searching for somebody to serve.
The latest live-action Mortal Kombat movie additionally made Scorpion on the aspect of the protagonists, however the movie wasn’t met with one of the best reception from followers or critics. Many say the unique live-action movie was their favourite on account of it not taking itself too critically, however diehard followers are nonetheless anticipating a movie that really does the sequence justice. Here’s hoping the animated route satisfies followers till they get their correct live-action launch.
Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms shall be obtainable on August thirty first, 2021.