Mortal Kombat 1 Won’t Feature The New Movie Character Cole Young

“We’re leaving that world to that world”.

Mortal Kombat 1 hasn’t revealed its entire roster just yet, but there’s one individual who definitely won’t be showing up: Cole Young. If the name doesn’t ring a bell, he was the protagonist of the recent Mortal Kombat movie reboot and was used as an introduction to this universe.

In a chat with at Summer Game Fest, NetherRealm’s lead systems designer Derek Kirtzic made it clear this particular fighter would not be added to the new game’s universe: “We’re leaving that world to that world,” he said.

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