The countdown until the release date of Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate is now on.
Pretty soon the fighting games next expansion for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch players will be available to download.
Better still, there are some huge new upgrades for PS5 and Xbox Series X owners.
Netherrealm has set a November 17 release date for Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate and the new Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat Pack 2 DLC.
If you've never tried out the game before, Ultimate bundles Mortal Kombat 11, Kombat Pack 1 and the past Aftermath Expansion together with the new Kombat Pack 2 DLC.
For those who missed the announcement before, Kombat Pack 2 adds Rain, Mileena & Rambo to the already massive 37-character roster.
You can take a look at the games previous trailer showcasing the new fighters and everything on offer, just below. But read on, we'll also tell you everything you need to know ahead of launch.
WHAT TIME IS MORTAL KOMBAT 11 ULTIMATE RELEASED?
Thankfully the answer to this question is relatively easy.
That's because NetherRealm has been kind enough to not only tell us but to also draw fans of the game a little world map with times and everything on it.
The game is set for a global release on November 17, but obviously, this comes sooner for some players around the world.
Here's when you should find the game live in digital stores:
- Los Angeles - 8 am on 17 Nov
- New York - 11 am on 17 Nov
- Rio De Janeiro - 12 pm on 17 Nov
- London - 4pm on 17 Nov
- Berlin - 5pm on 17 Nov
- Cape Town - 6pm on 17 Nov
- Moscow - 7pm on 17 Nov
- Singapore - 12am on 18 Nov
- Sydney - 1am on 18 Nov
MORTAL KOMBAT 11 ULTIMATE - New Fatalities, Brutalities and Friendships
In the run-up to release NetherRealm has shared plenty of videos and kombat kast livestreams to showcase some of their new characters.
You may even have seen some of the new fatalities, brutalities and friendships for the new trio.
Unfortunately, if you're wondering how you go about using these new finishers, then you'll need to wait that little bit longer.
The input codes are not live yet, but should become available shortly after the release of the new update.
Don't worry though, we'll be sure to update you with more info the second the update goes live.
MORTAL KOMBAT 11 ULTIMATE UPDATE + PATCH NOTES
The update is already available now for some players.
The update for PS4 and Xbox One is roughly 9GB. However, the next-gen update for PS5 and Xbox Series X is closer to 45GB.
Patch Notes for the update are not available yet but should become available soon after the Ultimate Expansion goes live on November 17.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE MK11 ULTIMATE EXPANSION?
As per Warner Brothers, Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate includes the following content and enhancements:
- Definitive Mortal Kombat 11 Experience – Two critically acclaimed story campaigns taking players on a time-bending adventure that continues the epic Mortal Kombat saga, along with the full roster of 37 playable characters.
- Kombat Pack 2 – Newly added fighters Mileena, the hybrid Edenian and Tarkatan clone of Kitana; Rain, the royal Edenian demigod; and Rambo, the iconic Special Forces soldier featuring the voice and likeness of actor Sylvester Stallone.
- Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath Expansion – Franchise-first story expansion, three playable characters (Fujin, Sheeva, RoboCop) and 10 additional character skins.
- Kombat Pack 1 – Six playable characters (Shang Tsung, Nightwolf, Sindel, The Joker, Terminator T-800, Spawn) and 25 additional character skins.
- Mortal Kombat 11 – Packed to the brim with multiple features and modes for all players including Story, Custom Character Variation System, Stage Fatalities, Friendships, Online, Towers of Time, Tutorial, Krypt, Kombat League and the signature roster of returning and franchise-first fighters, all equipped with unique Fatalities that display devastatingly brutal cinematic visuals.
- PS5 Upgrade Available – Delivering 4K dynamic resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and cross-generation console compatibility for select modes. Mortal Kombat 11 and Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate owners and new buyers on PS4 and PS4 Pro can also access a free upgrade to the PS5 version of their game, available in conjunction with the Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate launch.
- Xbox Series X|S Smart Delivery Enabled – Providing 4K dynamic resolution, enhanced visuals, improved loading times and cross-generation console compatibility for select modes. Additionally, Mortal Kombat 11 owners and new buyers on Xbox One consoles will have access to free updates on Xbox Series X|S, available in conjunction with the Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate launch.
- Krossplay Support – Allowing PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One players to fight against other players on opposite platforms in select modes.