MORTAL KOMBAT X
MOST DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY
Developer Netherrealm Studios Publisher Warner
Format PC, PS4, Xbox One
In which the problems of trying to tell a story in a fighting game are laid bare. Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade were married and had a daughter – the nowplayable Cassie. In the story mode, they work together, but in versus? Mum gets a drone to shoot the kid’s head off, before Johnny gets revenge by pulling his belle’s ribcage apart. Christmas dinner must be tense in the Cage household.