You’ll never guess who the movie studio wanted to play Raiden…
[Editor’s Note: This interview originally aired in February of 2017, but in light of today’s gameplay reveal of Mortal Kombat 11, we thought you might like to check it out if you missed it to hear some of Ed Boon’s best career stories.]
Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon discusses his career, including the origin and rise of the franchise, the still-beloved movie, Injustice, and more!
If you’d rather listen than watch, here’s an audio-only download link.
Here are a couple of clips, first of Boon explaining how Street Fighter II inspired Mortal Kombat’s Fatalities:
And here’s Boon addressing the long-speculated-upon idea of a Street Fighter vs. Mortal Kombat crossover:
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