Mortal Kombat Legends: Cage Match made an look on the Mortal Kombat panel throughout San Diego Comedian-Con with followers in a position to catch their first actual take a look at the upcoming film through two debut trailers, one in all which is the green band trailer and the opposite of which is the crimson band trailer. Along with the trailers, an October 17, 2023 launch date has additionally been revealed.

Because the identify suggests, Cage Match stars Johnny Cage, the aloof, pompous film star who’s turn out to be a mainstay within the Mortal Kombat video games over time and has been in almost all the Mortal Kombat Legends films.

Versus Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge and Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms, Cage Match is extra faraway from that timeline and is about within the Eighties, therefore the youthful, extra era-appropriate model of Johnny Cage that we see right here within the trailer. Johnny Cage is voiced once more by Joel McHale who voiced the character within the different animated appearances he is had within the Mortal Kombat Legends films, and he’ll star reverse Jennifer Gray who performs herself within the film.

Green Band Trailer:

Crimson Band Trailer:

A synopsis launched previous to at the moment’s trailer from SDCC shared extra insights into the film and its plot:

“Neon lights… Fits with shoulder pads… Leaping from explosions in gradual movement… In Eighties Hollywood, motion star Johnny Cage (Joel McHale) is seeking to turn out to be an A-list actor. However when his costar, Jennifer (Jennifer Gray), goes lacking from set, Johnny finds himself thrust right into a world crammed with shadows, hazard, and deceit,” a preview of the film mentioned. “As he embarks on a bloody journey, Johnny shortly discovers the Metropolis of Angels has quite a lot of devils in its midst. He faces off in opposition to a sinister secret society plotting a nefarious scheme, however the brutal struggle in opposition to the bloodthirsty warriors of the Netherrealm is simply starting. Can Johnny, alongside different Kombat legends, save humanity…and, extra importantly, his profession?”

This would be the fourth Mortal Kombat Legends film after Scorpion’s Revenge kicked off the animated collection. Battle of the Realms was a direct sequel to Scorpion’s Revenge, however Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind was a departure from the primary two and performed round with the concept of alternate “what if?” situations. The interval piece nature of Cage Match seems to do one thing comparable, so it will be attention-grabbing to see what the collection takes itself sooner or later now that it is evident it is not beholden to at least one strict timeline.