Game Name: Mortal Kombat
Platform: Playstation 3
Publisher(s): Warner Bros.
Developer(s): NetherRealm Studios
Release Date: Q1 2011
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announces tournament to find the nation's hardest Mortal Kombat player with a final at the UK's largest consumer electronics event, The Gadget Show Live, NEC
Mortal Kombat, published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developed by NetherRealm Studios, will be in the UK on April 17 for the final of the official Mortal Kombat Nationwide Tournament.
Taking place at the UK's largest consumer electronics show, The Gadget Show Live, NEC, the final competition will be held in front of thousands of gamers at Mortal Kombat's spectacular 'Fight Arena' stage in the Over 18 Gaming Zone. Players can enter by participating in qualifying rounds taking place from March 14th through to April 4th at various GameStation and GAME stores throughout the UK. The first prize is a full size Mortal Kombat arcade machine, containing PS3 console.
The 'Fight Arena' stage is set to be a huge draw at the event, allowing visitors to experience the bone-crushing, blood-spilling action on a massive HD projection screen. Even those who have not qualified for the final will be able to win spot prizes throughout the show as they do battle in the arena.
Both the UK and European finals will take place on Sunday 17th April and will be hosted by GameFace TV presenter, Julia Hardy.
For more information on the Mortal Kombat tournament heats at GAME and GameStation please visit:
The Mortal Kombat Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/MortalKombat
Or the Mortal Kombat Facebook UK Tournament Event page at: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=197974510227503
What: Mortal Kombat UK and European Tournaments
Who: Players, fans and press
March 14th 7-9pm GameStation - Nottingham
March 18th 7-9pm GAME - Norwich
March 21st 7-9pm GAME – Southampton East Street
April 1st 7-9pm GameStation – Hull
April 4th 7-9pm GameStation – Liverpool Lord Street
April 7th 7-9pm GAME - Kingston
April 8th 7-9pm GAME - Southend
April 11th 7-9pm GameStation - Birmingham New Street
April 17th FINAL The Gadget Show Live,
NEC, Birmingham, Over 18 Gaming Zone, Mortal Kombat "Fight Arena" Stage.
Mortal Kombat models as Kitana, Mileena, and Sonya Blade
Mortal Kombat arcade machines, containing PS3 consoles
Mortal Kombat 'Fight Arena' Stand
Mortal Kombat fans
Set to be released in the UK on April 21st 2011, Mortal Kombat is the most brutal instalment of the landmark fighting game to date and is set for release on the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system. The game is being developed by the newly re-named NetherRealm Studios, led by Mortal Kombat creator and creative director Ed Boon.