Reviews and Problems with Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
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Realm of Gaming
2 April 2006
Excerpt: Midway's latest addition to the historically great Mortal Kombat franchise has received quite an impressive update for its first round on the next-gen consoles. Packed with crisp graphics, a fast and smooth fighting system, and nearly 700 unlockables, Deadly Alliance manages to do its ancestors...
Excerpt: The game dances with its patented half serious/half joking attitude throughout. Just when you think maybe one fatality is a little too over the top, you unlock an extra like Cooking with Scorpion that balances the extreme tongue in cheek bloodshed with extreme tongue in cheek humor.
Excerpt: Mortal Kombat is a game of controversy. When it was first released, it quickly become a hit and players rushed to arcades to spend time defeating their opponents with lots of blood and fatalities.
Summary: A Mortal Kombat game that doesn't suck? Can it be possible? Read to find out...
Pros: 3 fighting styles per fighter add both strategy and variety, A cavalcade of classic characters mixed with new blood, A fighter that delivers fine visuals without any sacrifice to fluidity, A ton of unlockable content from characters to costumes to art and more
Cons: Single-player AI could be too aggressive for less proficient fighters, Still not as sophisticated and balanced as some higher-profile fighters