Mortal Kombat 1 is the latest game in NetherRealm’s fighter franchise and serves as a reboot after 2021’s Mortal Kombat 11. With just weeks away from launch, fans cannot wait to get ahold of NetherRealm Studios’ latest entry into the beloved series.
Gamers will be pleased to know that you do not necessarily need the biggest or most expensive PC set up to enjoy the upcoming title. Below we will be looking at the minimum requirements players need to meet, in order to run the game on their system.
Minimum Required Specs to Run Mortal Kombat 1
To join the fight you will need:
- 64-bit Windows 10 operating system
- A minimum of 100GB of storage space
- 8GB RAM memory
- An Intel Core i5-6600, AMD Ryzen 3 3100 or Ryzen 5 2600 processor
- Version 12 DirectX
With these requirements, even players with older hardware can still enjoy Mortal Kombat 1 and have a mostly smooth time. However, it may still be worthwhile upgrading your hardware to get the most from the game.
Maximum Required Specs to Run Mortal Kombat 1
If you’re looking to run Mortal Kombat 1 at full power, and see every gory little detail, you will need these specs to get the best out of the upcoming game:
- 64-bit Windows 10 or 11
- A minimum of 100GB storage space
- 16GB of RAM memory
- Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 ti, AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT or Intel Arc A770 for graphics
- Version 12 DirectX
These requirements will ensure players get the very best out of Mortal Kombat 1 so they do not miss a single drop of blood spilled during a fight. Though most of these come with a hefty price tag, they really are worth it for the very best in PC gaming.
Which Characters Will Be Returning in Mortal Kombat 1?
The upcoming Mortal Kombat 1 roster includes returning characters such as: Liu-Kang, Raiden, Baraka and fan favorites Scorpion and Sub-Zero. Gamers can’t wait to jump in and fight! With new finishers and kameo fighters, Mortal Kombat 1 promises a new experience in a familiar world.
DLC characters in the Kombat Pack 1 include: DC’s Peacemaker, Invincible’s Omni-Man, The Boys’ Homelander (recently seen in Activision’s Call of Duty: Warzone/Modern Warfare 2) other additions in Kombat Pack 1 include returning MK favorites, Ermac, Quan Chi, and Takeda.
Where to Purchase Mortal Kombat 1 For PC Store Fronts?
Mortal Kombat 1 will be available to purchase on Steam and the Epic Games store. Editions include:
- The standard edition priced at $69.99, which is the base game.
- The Premium Edition priced at $109.99 and includes the base game, DLC characters a week before general sale, and 1250 Dragon Krystals.
Early Access starts on September 14th, 2023 with the wide release scheduled for September 19th, 2023.
Will you be buying Mortal Kombat 1 on day one or will you be buying the premium edition for a weeks early access? Let us know below!