Mortal Kombat 12 is an upcoming fighting game in the Mortal Kombat series. It is being developed by 

Mortal Kombat 12
Developer(s) NetherRealm Studios High Voltage
Publisher(s) WB Games Chicago
Release date(s) April 27, 2023
Genre(s) Fighting
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer
Rating(s) TBD
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Two, Super Nintendo Switch

NetherRealm Studios thrhrurhrjrfor Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, which is scheduled for release on April 27, 2023 in North America. Mortal Kombat 12 is a sequel to Mortal Kombat XI developed by Netherrealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. It is the 12th main installment in the main series and will be released in April 2023 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Two, Super Nintendo Switch.

Like the previous game, Mortal Kombat 12 will feature the previous fighting mechanics with a new online mode called 'One to 100', a mode where one player faces off against 100 players on King of the Hill with special mystery buffs or debuffs.

Mortal Kombat 12 will also hold all previous DLC guest characters (Predator, Alien, Freddy Kruger, Jason, & Leather Face) as well as new guest characters. The only confirmed guest character so far is Michael Myers, but as many as 4 new ones have been hinted at.


Raiden was defeated by Liu kang & Kitana.Raiden was purified of the evil that corrupted him in MK X. Two years later with the fall of Liu Kang and Kitana that were restored by Quan chi, Sareena is the queen of the underworld and she make a peace agreement with Plan-Land, Outworld, Edenia & Ramse. But a new threat arises, Odaria is the queen of Edenia. Rules of fair kingdom as Rain, Kitana and Sindel are no longer threats to her power, Anubis rules the kingdom of Ramses, but will now join forces again, this time against Onaga. The Dragon King Onaga resurrected, he will corrupt and dominate the realms again, with Mileena as his main servant. Now everyone should unite against the dragon king. Noob Saibot back after finding the remains Cyrax Cyber-Lin Kuei, he reprograms Cyrax and they serve Onaga. Onaga seizes the Reptile body after this break the egg in which he was arrested and again. He will conquer the worlds. The Neatherealm oni conquest lead by Moloch and Drahmin's bands of demons rampage, trying to fight off the king as well. All kingdoms must now fear Onaga. For the king Dragon returned. and his massive penis has too.


Several characters from MK 11, MK X and MK (2019) returns, with some brand new characters in the roster. It is scheduled for 35 characters as base roster with some characters that need to be unlocked. The characters listed in the game are:

  • Sonya Blade
  • Kai
  • Reiko
  • Johnny Cage
  • Triborg
  • Havik
  • Kovu  - NEW
  • Jax
  • Baraka
  • Shang Tsung
  • Reptile
  • Sub-Zero
  • Scorpion
  • Fujin
  • Raiden
  • Liu Kang
  • Stryker
  • Noob Saibot
  • Jade
  • Jarek
  • Li Mei
  • Onaga - Pre-order Bonus
  • Shujinko
  • Nightwolf
  • Ivory - NEW
  • Blaze
  • Azuma - NEW
  • Mikuri Kasami- NEW
  • Leon Black - NEW
  • Motaro
  • Kintaro
  • Goro
  • Shao Kahn
  • Meat
  • Seth Branson - NEW

New Characters

  • Kovu - Kano's most loyal son whom is the leader of the Black Dragon clan. Shortly after the death of his father Kovu takes the mantel of the black dragon. Kovu is an anti-hero character that eventually turns good in the story and is Mikuri's love interest.
  • Ivory (Shiru Hasashi) Hanzo's (Scorpion) first female cousin. Ivory has the ability to manipulate wind and time. This ninja is colored in pure white and is the brand new female ninja in the series.
  • Leon Black - Erron's Black eldest son whom enters the new Mortal Kombat tournement to avenge his father after his death in MK11
  • Azuma - Demonic Satanist whom uses dark magic with martial arts in fighting. Azuma has the ability to possess and curse his opponents and a enrage into darkness in battles. Azuma is an demonic entity which from netherealm which appears after the events of MK11
  • Mikuri Kasami - In MK12 during the start of the story it was revealed Mikuri is a female ninja from black dragon clan with sorceror magic but later the twist revelas Mikuri is a female sorceror and she is an orphan raised by Shang Tsung and working to help Shang Tsung retain his throne.
  • Seth Branson - Seth is a giant pro-wrestler and mixed-martial artist that enters the new Mortal Kombat tournement.


  • Hotaru(Sub Boss 1)
  • Ruby(Sub-Boss 2)
  • Oncom (Sub Boss 3)
  • Kintaro (Sub Boss 4)
  • Goro (Sub Boss 5)
  • Motaro (Sub Boss 6)
  • Onaga (Final Boss)


Baraka-Mighty brute, Alpha Male, Bladed Ninja

Guest Characters

  • Freddy Krueger - Returning from MK 9, this time having his original appearance from Wes Craven's original 'Elm Street' movie. He appears in Kombat Pack 1. He is voiced by Jackie Earle Haley.
  • Michael Myers - Myers is a Guest character from the movie series 'Halloween' with his default appearance based on his original movie. He appears in Kombat Pack 1
  • Jason Voorhees - Returning from MKXL, this time, he is having his original design (with the hockey mask). He appears in Kombat Pack 1.
  • Leatherface - Returning from MKXL, this time, he is having his original design. He appears in Kombat Pack 1.
  • Rita Repusa - She appears in Kombat Pack 2.
  • Bernice Brunson - She is from Tru TV hit series,South Beach Tow.Bernice an't scared at Everything.She's Wrestling to Self Defense when someone messes with Bernice,"Don't call the Police,You rolling with Bernice".She will be in Kombat Pack 2.
  • Robocop- Guest character for MKXII, Appears in Kombat Pack 2.
  • Hollyn - She is the Musician and The Powerhouse Soulful Singer.Hollyn's Weapons are her Acoustic Guitar,Her Electric Guitar,Her Keyboard,Her Piano,And her Incredible Singing and Yelling Vocals like Clark Beckham from American idol season XIV and Mortal Kombat 11.She appears in Kombat Pack 2.
  • Goku - Son Goku is a fictional character and main protagonist of the Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama. He is based on Sun Wukong, a main character in the classic Chinese novel Journey to the West.He appears in Kombat Pack 3.
  • Travis Wall - He is the Dancer from the Dance Competition hit series,So You Think you Can Dance.Not only he dances,He can fight with his style.His fellow So you think you can dance Alumni,Stephen Boss aka tWitch from Mortal Kombat XI.He appears in Kombat Pack 3.
  • Agatha Trunchbull - She appears in Kombat Pack 3.
  • Godzilla - He appears in Kombat Pack 3.
  • Ryu - He is one of the Characters from Street Fighter Series.He appears in Kombat Pack 4.
  • My Dog, Hagrid - He is the first boss character to arrive via Kombat Pack (Kombat Pack 4). He can only be described as a killing machine to all stuffed animals. None have survived his brutal wrath.

DLC Characters

Pre-Order Bonus: Kung Lao

  • Taven - Kombat Pack 1
  • Nightwolf - Kombat Pack 1
  • Daegon - Kombat Pack 1
  • Hornbuckle - Kombat Pack 1
  • No Face - Kombat Pack 2
  • Blaze - Kombat Pack 2
  • Kenshi - Kombat Pack 2
  • Kotal Kahn- Kombat Pack 2
  • Kobra - Kombat Pack 3
  • Kira - Kombat Pack 3
  • Nitara - Kombat Pack 3
  • Rain - Kombat Pack 3
  • Kia - Kombat Pack 4
  • Jatakka - Kombat Pack 4
  • Reptile - Kombat Pack 4
  • Kabal - Kombat Pack 4
  • Stryker - Kombat Pack 5
  • Havik - Kombat Pack 5
  • Shang Tsung - Kombat Pack 5
  • Shao Kahn - Kombat Pack 5