Mortal Kombat X:
Mortal Kombat X, is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.
Running on the Unreal Engine 3, it is the tenth main instalment in the Kombat video game series and a sequel to the 2009 edition. The game released on April 14, 2015, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. NetherRealm studio’s mobile team developed a version for iOS and Android devices.
A version for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 was in development and was eventually cancelled. Because NetherRealm could not get the last-gen versions to the quality expected of a Kombat game.
High Voltage Studios developed the PC version of the game, with Polish studio QLOC taking over the work on it shortly after the release of Kombat Pack 1.
Like previous Kombat games series, this X‘s gameplay consists of two players.
Player one and the CPU, fighting against each other with their selected character. Using a large, varied array of character-specific attacks.
Like the other games in the series, Mortal Kombat X is also a one on one action fighting game where the player’s character fights against another character which is controlled by the PC or by other players (multiplayer mode or online mode).
The fight includes a variety of primary fighting moves, special character moves and the trademark Mortal Kombat finishing moves. This edition of the game has two finishing moves- the Quality and the Faction Kills.
This game has several modes for Single Player gaming and Multiplayer gaming. For single player the modes available are:
- Living Towers (online)
- Test Your Might
- Test Your Luck
The Multiplayer mode can be played both locally (using gamepads) and online. The multiplayer Modes available are:
- Versus (both local and online)
- King of the Hill (online)
- Team Battle or Faction Wars.
Mortal Kombat X Features:
- Along with the characters of the old versions, several new characters have been added in this game thus making for 33 total playable characters. The new characters are Alien, Cassie Cage, D’Vorah, Ferra/Torr, Triborg, Tremor, Predator, Takeda, Jacqui Briggs, Erron Black, Jason Voorhees, Kotal Kahn, Leatherface and Kung Jin.
- A lot of the new characters are the offsprings or students of the games old characters like Takeda is the son of Kenshi from the older games.
- Each character has three playing styles, one of which has to be chosen before a fight begins.
- The game introduces the Stamina Meter, located below the player’s primary health bar, which is used up depending on the player’s actions. The Super Meter has also been re-introduced in this version (it featured in 2011 edition of Mortal Kombat)
- The faction wars multiplayer online mode has been newly introduced. Players can choose one of five factions to play for and fight in order to win points for the faction and personal ranking.
- Several features make their re-entry into this game like running during a fight, Brutality finishing moves and X-Rays.
- Entirely new achievements and trophies are available in Mortal Kombat X.
- After the release of the game, there has been the official launch of several packs which contains additional skins and special characters to upgrade the game. The Ultimate Horror pack, predator/Prey Pack. Kombat Pack 1 and Kombat Pack 2 are some of the packages that have been released.
Game Modes In Mortal Kombat:
- Story mode, which takes place twenty years after the previous Mortal Kombat game.
- Several ‘Tower’ modes, which feature dynamically changing challenges, numerous online modes.
- The ‘Krypt‘, a mode played in a first-person perspective where players explore the areas unlocking a variety of in-game items.
Complete Mortal Kombat X Cheats and Console Commands List:
Mortal Kombat X Cheats List:
|A Kontender||Complete 1 Tower Battle|
|A New Beginning||Complete 50% of Story Mode|
|All the Pieces||Equip a Background, Icon and Border set|
|Almighty||Complete all Test Your Mights|
|Back It Up||Equip a new Background image|
|Bill of Goods||Win 1 complete match in Survivor King of the Hill|
|Blanche Advantage||Hit someone with the old lady Level Interaction|
|Bloody Good Time||Perform a Fatality in a match with every character|
|Brutal End||Perform 1 Brutality|
|BUDDY!!!||Send a Tower Challenge to a friend|
|Can’t Stop This||Win an Invasion 1v1 fight|
|Challenge Accepted||Win a single Tower Challenge|
|Dark Future||Perform 50 Brutalities|
|DIE WILL YOU||Deal 1,000 total hits during Invasion Boss fights|
|Disco||Create a sun ray with Kotal Kahn and perform a flip stance 5 times while in the ray|
|Dropping Fools||Reach a 10 complete game win streak in ranked 1v1 matches|
|Elder God||Reach personal Level 65 in XP|
|Faction Champion||Reach level 50 in any faction|
|FINISH HIM||Perform 1 Fatality in a match|
|Giving Respect||Give respect points in a King of the hill match|
|Good to be King||Win 1 complete Regular King of the Hill match|
|Hara Kiri||Kill yourself with Kotal Kahn for 1 round and win the match|
|Hit the Dojo||Enter Practice mode|
|I’m Number 1||Win 1 Tower Battle|
|Inner Strength||Win 1 complete online match|
|INVASION||Complete an Invasion Tower|
|It’s a Gusher||Spill 1,000 pints of blood|
|Juggernaut||Win 5 Tower Battles|
|Jump Ship||Become a member of every faction|
|Jumping Bean||Jump 30 times in 1 match|
|Keep It Secret||Find a secret fight in the Living Towers|
|Knockout||Perform a 10 hit combo with every character|
|Luck Be a Lady||Play 7 complete Test Your Luck matches|
|Master||Win a single complete match with every character variation|
|Moving Up||Reach personal Level 10 in XP|
|Need a Doctor||Perform every character’s X-Ray|
|No Loyalty||Reach level 50 in all factions|
|Not Dead Yet||See all Test Your Might deaths|
|Only a Real Master||Beat an opponent while they still have 90% health and you have 10% or less health remaining|
|Pledge Yourself||Reach level 5 in any faction|
|Real Icon||Equip a new Icon|
|Respected Fighter||Earn 1,000 Respect points|
|Return Kustomer||Play 100 complete online matches|
|Royalty||Win 5 complete Regular King of the Hill matches|
|So Bored||Equip a new Border|
|Statistical Advantage||View Kombat Kard|
|Straight Power||Perform 100 Fatalities in matches|
|Terrifying Encounter||Confront a beast within the Krypt|
|That’s How You Do It||Complete Tutorial|
|The Kollector||Unlock 50 Kustom Kombat Modifiers|
|There Is a Ruler||Complete 100% of Story Mode|
|Time Out||Win a match by time out|
|Tower God||Complete 50 Living Towers|
|Tower Kompetitor||Complete a single Tower|
|Tower Master||Complete 10 Living Towers|
|Tower Warrior||Complete a Tower with every character|
|Trolling||Duck 30 times during Fatality sequence|
|Unstoppable||Play 200 complete online matches|
|Well Rounded||Play every character variation|
Unlockables In Mortal Kombat X Game:
|Boot Camp Jacqui Briggs||Beat the Klassic Tower with Jacqui Briggs, Buy in the Krypt (1900 Koins) in the Garden of Despair (-8, 8)|
|Dark Emperor Lui Kang||Win 10 faction tower challenges|
|Dark Empress Kitana||Level the Brotherhood of Shadows to level 35, Beat Premium Tower with Goro|
|Dark Raiden||Found in the Krypt, in one of the chests in the Dark Pass area of Netherrealm, Buy in in Khan’s Stronghold (-1, 14)|
|Endurance Cassie Cage||Beat the Klassic tower with Cassie, Found in the Krypt in the first area you enter, near the back (-1, 10)|
|Farmer Jax||Use the Mortal Kombat X mobile app|
|Future Raiden||Make a WB Play account and log in|
|Hanzo Hasashi Scorpion||Beat Chapter 10 of the Story Mode|
|Hotshot Johnny Cage||Perform 10 win streak in King of the Hill Survivor|
|Injustice Scorpion||Use the Mortal Kombat X mobile app|
|Kahnum Mileena||Survive 20 rounds in the Endless Tower|
|Klassic Kitana||Use the Mortal Kombat X mobile app|
|Klassic Mileena||Use the Mortal Kombat X mobile app|
|Kuai Liang Sub Zero||Beat the Klassic Tower with Sub-Zero, Found in the Krypt in the Lost Mausoleum (3, 3)|
|Kytinn Queen D’Vorah||Beat the Klassic Tower with D’Vorah, Buy in the Krypt (1240 Koins) in Chamber of Bones (-7, 12)|
|Master and Servant Ferra/Torr||Found in the Krypt in the Shadow Spider Kave, right hand side somewhere in the first open room (6, 8)|
|Ninja Mime Johnny Cage||Use the Mortal Kombat X mobile app|
|Osh-Tekk Warrior Kotal Kahn||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kotal Kahn, Buy in the Krypt (2100 Koins) in the Grotto of Gore (-8, 8)|
|Outcast Erron Black||Beat the Klassic Tower with Erron Black, Found in the Krypt in Frozen Graves (-2, 9)|
|Revenant Jax||Perform 15 consecutive double-flawless victories|
|Revenant Kung Lao||Win 30 matches in King of the Hill|
|Revenant Liu Kang||Win 15 Ranked matches in a row|
|Revenant Sub Zero||Complete all Test Your Might matches|
|Shadow Kung Jin||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kung Jin, Found in the Krypt in the Gallery of Shadows (-1, 4)|
|Shinnok||Complete Story Mode, Found in the Krypt in the Netherrealm or in the Friggid Burrows (0, 17)|
|Shirai Ryu Takeda||Beat the Klassic Tower with Takeda, Found in the Krypt in the Garden of Despair (-5, 10)|
|Tournament Ermac||Beat the Klassic Tower with Ermac, Found in the Krypt in the Cemetery Grounds area (-21, 9)|
|Tournament Jax||Beat the Klassic Tower with Jax, Found in the Krypt in the Cemetery Grounds (-19, 8)|
|Tournament Johnny Cage||Beat the Klassic Tower with Johnny Cage, Buy in the Krypt (1470 Koins) in Shao Khans Tomb (1, 6)|
|Tournament Kano||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kano, Buy in the Krypt (2300 Koins) in the Walkway of Souls (-15, 19)|
|Tournament Kenshi||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kenshi, Buy in the Krypt (1870 Koins) in the Dark Pass (6, 17)|
|Tournament Kitana||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kitanam, Buy in the Krypt (980 Koins) in the Frozen Graves area (1, 6)|
|Tournament Kung Lao||Beat the Klassic Tower with Kung Lao, Found in the Krypt in the Hollow Grounds (-3, 19)|
|Tournament Liu Kang||Buy in the Krypt (940 Koins) in Khans Fortress (1, 11)|
|Tournament Mileena||Beat the Klassic Tower with Mileena, Buy in the Krypt (540 Koins) in the Cemetery Grounds (-23, 10)|
|Tournament Quan Chi||Found in the Krypt in the Frozen Graves (-1, 8)|
|Tournament Raiden||Buy in the Krypt (2350 Koins) in the Walkway of Souls (-17, 19)|
|Tournament Reptile||Beat the Klassic Tower with Reptile, Buy in the Krypt (470 Koins) in the Kavern of Doom area (15, 16)|
|Tournament Scorpion||Found in the Krypt in the Kaverns of Doom, Buy in the Krypt (???) in the Spider Gem Hold (5, 28)|
|Wrathful Shinnok||Beat a Klassic Tower as Shinnok|
This instalment of Mortal Kombat became the fastest selling version of the series by topping sales charts in the US and UK during the month of its release and was also in the top 10 of best selling games in the US for 2015.
Although the game has since been outdated by the release of the latest edition of the franchise- Mortal Kombat XL in 2016. It remains as one of the best games of the franchise and has received positive reviews from all of the gaming community lauding it for its sophisticated gameplay, improved graphics, and overall experience.