While many films have been delayed due to the pandemic and the resulting lockdown, none of them are as anticipated as the Mortal combat live reboot. We’ve had the movie’s release date for a long time now, which is April 16th, and while we enjoy the brief teasers and official synopsis for the film, what we really need is a separate trailer. whole. And thankfully, after months of teasing the same thing, Warner Bros. not only dropped nine kickass motion posters that include a first look at Sub-Zero and Kano, but they also revealed when HBO Max will debut in. the highly anticipated. Mortal combat trailer.
So far, all Mortal Kombat teasers have only featured an incomplete look at Joe Taslim’s Sub-Zero in Mortal combat But Warner Bros. ticks all the boxes to amplify the excitement for the upcoming trailer as the latest poster features the supervillain (or hero?) in all of his glory.
As we were trying to figure out how amazing Sub-Zero really was, another treat was rolled out for Mortal combat fans – a glorious movement poster that depicts the rogue mercenary, Kano (Josh Lawson), with his iconic glowing red cybernetic laser eye that already looks capable of pulling those mighty optical blasts from video games!
If by any chance the poster took your attention away from its caption, then here’s the big reveal – the long-awaited trailer for Mortal combat is ready for release tomorrow, which is Thursday at 9 a.m. PT.
We already know the core reboot storyline which will focus on the original character of Cole Young (Lewis Tan), a veteran MMA fighter, created just for the film. According to the official film synopsis, dire circumstances will cause Cole to embrace his legacy if he considers having a chance to fight those who hunt him down.
“In Mortal Kombat, MMA fighter Cole Young, used to getting beaten for money, ignores his legacy – or why Outworld Emperor Shang Tsung sent his best warrior, Sub-Zero, a Cryomancer from another world, to hunt down Cole. For the safety of his family, Cole sets out to find Sonya Blade under the direction of Jax, a special forces major who carries the same strange dragon marking Cole was born with, “it reads in the official synopsis of Mortal combat.
“Soon he finds himself at the temple of Lord Raiden, an ancient god and protector of Earthrealm, who grants sanctuary to those who bear the mark. Here, Cole trains with seasoned warriors Liu Kang, Kung Lao and the rogue mercenary Kano, as he prepares to face Earth’s greatest champions against the enemies of Outworld in a high-stakes battle for the universe. . But will Cole be pushed enough to unlock his arcane – the immense power of his soul – in time to not only save his family, but stop Outworld once and for all? “he adds again.
Apart from Taslim, Lawson and Tan Mortal combat will also include Ludi Lin as Liu Kang, Tadanobu Asano as Raiden, Jessica McNamee as Sonya Blade, Sisi Stringer as Mileena, Elissa Cadwell as Nitara, Mehcad Brooks as Jax, Chin Han as Shang Tsung, Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion, Max Huang as Kung Lao and Daniel Nelson playing Kabal. Hopefully the trailer will give us a glimpse of the other characters in action as well! Mortal combat is scheduled for release on April 16, both in theaters and HBO Max.
Topics: Mortal Kombat, HBO Max, Streaming