'If it bleeds, we can kill it!' /mortal-kombat-x-friday-13th-jason-voorhees/Last week, it was announced on Friday the 13th that iconic camp slasher Jason Voorhees was one of two special guest characters in the Mortal Kombat X Kombat Pack, which includes 4 playable characters in all. While two of the characters are from the classic Mortal Kombat games, the fourth mystery guest has been revealed as the ultimate hunter himself. Yes, that's right! Now you can play the Predator, from the classic 1987 action horror classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. The Xbox Store dropped the news with their bundle description:
Predator has been the title character in five previous movies, and has appeared in a number of video games based on the franchise. This is the first time the character has appeared in a video game that is not part of that classic 80s series. At this time, a new Predator movie is being developed with Iron Man 3 director Shane Black writing and directing. He actually co-starred in the 1987 original.
Mortal Kombat X is NetherRealm Studios' next highly-anticipated installment in its legendary, critically-acclaimed fighting game franchise that propels the iconic franchise into a new generation. The game combines cinematic presentation with all new gameplay to deliver the most brutal Kombat experience ever, offering a new fully-connected experience that launches players into a persistent online contest where every fight matters in a global battle for supremacy.For the first time, Mortal Kombat X gives players the ability to choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style. Players step into an original story showcasing some of the game's most prolific characters including Scorpion and Sub-Zero, while introducing new challengers that represent the forces of good and evil and tie the tale together. Mortal Kombat X will be available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on April 14, and for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this summer.