Mortal Kombat Legacy Season II Available September 26
Mortal Kombat Legacy Season II will be available on September 26, 2013 and available exclusively through Machinima.
The first season of "Mortal Kombat: Legacy" was one of 2011â€™s most-viewed web series and has generated more than 70 million views to date on Machinima. In the highly anticipated second season, the saga continues as Liu Kang and Ermac join the ranks of fighters introduced in the seriesâ€™ first season, including Kenshi, Kung Lao, Kuai Lang, Stryker, Kitana, Mileena, Johnny Cage, Scorpion and Sub- Zero. This new season uncovers the rivalries and histories of these fierce warriors as Raiden and his recruits clash against the dark forces of Outworld. Chronicling the tournament and the interweaving storylines of the most beloved Kombatants, fans also will learn of the complex relationship between Liu Kang and Kung Lao and revisit the complicated family dynamic of Kitana and Mileena. The epic battle for EarthRealm has finally begun!
â€œMachinima has a passionate and engaged global audience. Our audience isnâ€™t shy. They tell us what content they want and how they want to watch and interact with it,â€ said Chairman, Co-Founder, and CEO of Machinima Allen DeBevoise. â€œThis is why we decided to deliver all of â€œMortal Kombat: Legacy IIâ€ at once. There is no need to wait to see what happens next, they can enjoy everything back to back. With companies like Amazon, Hulu, Netflix, and HBO GO as destinations where consumers can watch multiple episodes consecutively, binge-viewing is a major movement in online video. Weâ€™re a part of this movement, and we expect this to make for an amazing and extremely engaging user experience.â€
â€œThere has been so much anticipation around â€œMortal Kombat: Legacy II,â€ said director and co-writer Kevin Tancharoen. â€œIâ€™m excited to deliver this season to fans. Thereâ€™s more action, fights, special effects, and overall, more of what fans want.â€
"â€˜Mortal Kombat Legacy: IIâ€™ follows the record-breaking first season of the series and treats fans to an even higher caliber of online filmmaking,â€ said Lance Sloane, Producer, Warner Bros.
â€œMortal Kombat Komplete Editionâ€ was recently released on Steam and is also available for purchase on major gaming consoles. The latest chapter of Mortal Kombat was released in 2011 by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, marking a triumphant return to the seriesâ€™ roots. Selling nearly five million units worldwide, the reinvention of the franchise became the highest-selling fighting game of the year and won numerous â€œBest Fighting Gameâ€ awards, including Spike TVâ€™s 2011 Video Game Awards, 2012 Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Interactive Achievement Awards, and recognition from Game Informer, Official Xbox Magazine and GameTrailers.com.
Tancharoen (â€œMortal Kombat: Legacyâ€) returns as director and co-writer of â€œMortal Kombat: Legacy IIâ€ alongside writers Josh Baizer and Marshall Johnson (â€œDead Lossâ€). The cast includes Harry Shum, Jr. ("Glee") as the warlord adviser "Kuai Liang," Casper Van Dien ("Starship Troopers") as martial arts film actor "Johnny Cage," Brian Tee ("The Wolverine") as Shaolin Monk "Liu Kang," and Mark Dacascos ("Cradle 2 the Grave ") as "Kung Lao" - a close friend of "Liu Kang." Additionally, Ian Anthony Dale (â€œHawaii Five-Oâ€) returns as the resurrected ninja â€œScorpion,â€ and Cary Tagawa reprises the role he made famous in the "Mortal Kombat" theatrical release as the powerful, arrogant sorcerer "Shang Tsung." â€œMortal Kombat: Legacy IIâ€ is produced by Lance Sloane (â€œAct of Valorâ€) and Tancharoen.