It’s been a great week for Mortal Kombat, with the James wanOfficially produced film that earned its “R” rating (for “strong bloody violence,” naturally) and marketing confirms that the video game character Kabal will be included in the film. We got our first look at the Kabal from the movie courtesy of a new poster (below), and now we have the first images of Kabal.
A series of MK The TV commercials can be found below, most of them packed with images we’ve already seen. But there are some new character glimpses that include Scorpion and Goro in the mix, along with a shot of Kabal walking alongside Mileena and what appears to be the video game character Reiko, another character the marketing hadn’t spoiled. this point.
Find all the new images below.
Mortal Kombat hits theaters and HBO Max in April 16, 2021.
The film is directed by award-winning Australian commercial filmmaker. Simon McQuoid, marking his debut as a feature film director, and produced by James wan (The spell movies of the universe, Aquaman), Todd garner (In the storm, day), McQuoid and E. Bennett Walsh (Men in Black: International, The Amazing Spider-Man 2).
In Mortal Kombat, “MMA fighter Cole Young, used to getting beaten up for money, is unaware of his heritage, or why the Emperor of Outworld Shang tsung he has sent his best warrior, Below zero, a Cryomancer from another world, to hunt down Cole. Fearing for the safety of his family, Cole goes in search of Sonya blade in the direction of Jax, a Special Forces commander who carries the same strange dragon that Cole was born with. Soon, he finds himself in the temple of Lord raiden, an elder god and the protector of Earthrealm, who grants sanctuary to those who bear the mark. Here, Cole trains with experienced warriors. Liu Kang, Kung Lao and rogue mercenary KanoAs he prepares to face Earth’s greatest champions against the enemies of Outworld in a high-stakes battle for the universe. But will Cole be pushed hard enough to unlock his arcana, the immense power from within his soul, in time to save not only his family, but to stop Outworld once and for all?