Mortal Kombat live action web series to debut on April 12

By John Callaham, Wednesday, 6 April 2011 19:14 GMT

The first episode of Mortal Kombat’s live-action prequel web video series is to release on April 12, a week before the game IP reboots on April 19.

According to, will carry the video.

Apparently it’s to be preceded by four hours of footage showing the game being played by director Kevin Tancharoen and several of the series’s actors.

As we previous reported, the live action series will explore the back stories of some of Mortal Kombat’s cast members.

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