Mortal Kombat has received improbable popularity by unprecedented (at the moment of occurrence) cruelty. A considerable role has played also refuse refusal of authors from drawn ┤cartoon┤ characters - in first series Mortal Kombat all characters are digitized from the real actors.
Player┤s overall objective is to defeat Shao Kanh, the cruel emperor of Outwold. But before you can fight with him you must win in numerous duels. In general, Mortal Kombat gameplay represents battle of two players; game last up to 2 wins, after victory winner can terminate opponent by Fatality (fatal coup de grace), in sequent series appears also babality (turn opponent into the child), Animality (turn opponent into animal), Brutality (finish opponent with much cruelty) and other.