January 21st, 2011
9:48 AM CST -
We just got dropped an exciting bit of news from Warner Bros. The official world wide release date of Mortal Kombat (2011) is set to be April 19th, 2011.

We also got the first official box art, which you can see below.

They also attached the Mileena Gameplay video that was exclusive to Europe yesterday. Here it is embedded below:

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Below is the press release from Warner Bros:

Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios bring fans an action-packed Mortal Kombat video featuring new footage of the infamous unhinged clone Mileena and what happens when she finds a new “playmate” to tear apart. In addition to the brand-new video, revealed today is the game’s official box art and release date of April 19th 2011,

Mortal Kombat is the most brutal installment of the landmark fighting game to date 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 NetherRealm Studios, led by Mortal Kombat creator and creative director Ed Boon

Thanks to reader Fraysol for shooting us the Press Release so quickly!

Update 12:00pm CST: We confirmed that April 19th is in fact the world-wide release date for the game. The game should be available at most retailers world-wide on or about that date.
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