The Mortal Kombat franchise has an extended historical past of introducing post-launch visitor characters from throughout media, and the upcoming Mortal Kombat 1 shall be doing that as effectively, with DC’s Peacemaker, Invincible’s Omni-Man, and The Boys’ Homelander set to be added as DLC fighters following the sport’s launch.
And never solely are these three not-so-heroic superheroes going to seem like their TV counterparts, they’re going to sound like them as effectively. Nicely, a few of them, a minimum of.
NetherRealm Studios boss and Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon confirmed in a current interview with IGN that John Cena, who performs Peacemaker within the DC Universe, shall be voicing the character once more for Mortal Kombat 1. Beforehand, it was confirmed that Omni-Man, too, shall be voiced by his authentic actor, J.Ok. Simmons. Whether or not or not which means we will anticipate The Boys actor Antony Starr to voice Homelander for the DLC stays to be seen.
Lately, Boon additionally spoke concerning the similarities between Homelander and Omni-Man’s powers and talents, reassuring followers that they received’t simply be clones of one another after they seem in Mortal Kombat 1, by way of how they play.
Mortal Kombat 1 launches on September 19 for PS5, Xbox Sequence X/S, Nintendo Change, and PC. Ensure to learn up about its newly-revealed single participant board game-style RPG mode, Invasions.