NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed today Kotal Kahn, a character who first appeared in Mortal Kombat X, will return as a playable character in Mortal Kombat 11.
Kotal Kahn is an Osh-Tekk warrior and Emperor of Outworld. Years ago, Kotal saved the Empire from chaos and claimed the throne of Kahn. Now his reign is plagued by rising tensions at home and abroad. Determined to keep order, Kotal wrestles with the temptation to exercise the same brutal tactics as his predecessors. Kotal summons the power of the sun to strengthen his abilities against his opponents. Additionally, a more in-depth look at the fighting style of Kotal Kahnâ€™s opponent, Jacqui Briggs, is showcased in the trailer with her implementing experience as a competitive fighter trained in kickboxing and martial arts.
Kotal Kahn is among the new characters that are confirmed to appear in Mortal Kombat 11. In addition to Kotal, others like
Scorpion, Raiden, Sub-Zero, Sonya Blade, Skarlet, Baraka, Geras, Kano, D’Vorah, Kabal, Jade, Johnny Cage, Cassie Cage, Erron Black, and Jacqui Briggs are among the characters that will be joining him as well.
Please note that a closed beta for Mortal Kombat 11 will start from March 27 through 31. Those who pre-ordered the game will receive a code to redeem on their console that allows them to participate in this closed beta.
As a quick reminder, here are the times:
- Starts: March 27 at 8:00 PT
- Ends: March 31 at 23:59 PT
- Starts: March 27 at 15:00 GMT
- Ends: April 1 at 7:59 GMT
Europe and Middle East
- Starts: March 27 at 16:00 CET
- Ends: April 1 at 8:59 CET
Asia and Oceania
- Starts: March 28 at 2:00 AEDT
- Ends: April 1 at 17:59 AEDT
Mortal Kombat 11 will be available on April 23 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC via Steam.