The unhealthy information? The Mortal Kombat movie release date has been delayed. The excellent news? Not by lengthy. The Mortal Kombat film launch date has been pushed again by per week, as confirmed by Warner Bros.
Initially slated for April 16, the brand new Mortal Kombat film reboot is now set to reach with a brand new April 23 launch. This information was confirmed by Variety, although no purpose for the pushback has been revealed right now.
The upcoming movie reboot has loads of longtime followers excited. Whereas some character inventive takes veer away from what we’re used to, total, the sensation captures what we love about Mortal Kombat completely. From the fantastically-executed fight (or kombat) to the partaking means these fighters interact with one another, the upcoming Mortal Kombat film reboot appears to be a trustworthy continuation of the franchise everyone knows and love.
Our personal Brian Shea just lately got a sneak peek on the upcoming movie, saying, “The opening scene did far more than set up a ton of lore in a brief 13-minute window; it gave me confidence that this movie is in good arms and heading in the right direction. Every little thing from the motion to the texture to the main points surrounding the Shirai Ryu and Lin Kuei blood-feud felt precisely how I needed them to really feel. The opening sequence kicks issues off in an efficient and flashy vogue, and if it is any indication, Mortal Kombat is poised to as soon as once more ship an impressive on-screen adaptation.”
Between our first look at Kabal in all of his glory to the promise of a ugly good time, the Mortal Kombat film cannot get right here quickly sufficient. Whereas we do have to attend a bit of bit longer, not less than it is not pushed again till subsequent yr or one thing drastic like that.
Excited by studying extra earlier than the movie’s debut? In keeping with Warner Bros., right here is the complete synopsis for the upcoming Mortal Kombat take:
In Mortal Kombat, MMA fighter Cole Younger, accustomed to taking a beating for cash, is unaware of his heritage—or why Outworld’s Emperor Shang Tsung has despatched his finest warrior, Sub-Zero, an otherworldly Cryomancer, to hunt Cole down. Fearing for his household’s security, Cole goes in the hunt for Sonya Blade on the path of Jax, a Particular Forces Main who bears the identical unusual dragon marking Cole was born with. Quickly, he finds himself on the temple of Lord Raiden, an Elder God and the protector of Earthrealm, who grants sanctuary to those that bear the mark. Right here, Cole trains with skilled warriors Liu Kang, Kung Lao, and rogue mercenary Kano, as he prepares to face with Earth’s biggest champions towards the enemies of Outworld in a high-stakes battle for the universe. However will Cole be pushed arduous sufficient to unlock his arcana—the immense energy from inside his soul—in time to avoid wasting not solely his household however to cease Outworld as soon as and for all?
We’ll be capable of see it in motion for ourselves when the Mortal Kombat film arrives on April 23.