Once upon a long time ago, Mortal Kombat caused the non-game-playing world to rush around the place, hands flapping in terror that this fighting game would lead to the end of civilisation as we knew it. Despite the hilarious (even then) graphics, this *was* the game that terrified. Now it's back.
That's not to say it's not been back before. Our count of MK games
is large and impressive and shows that the IP has been more well used than a dead horse over the years. So, let's have a look at this latest incarnation and see if the horse has turned into a lovely (if violent) unicorn.