Is Mortal Kombat 11 Cross Platform?

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Mortal Kombat 11 (aka MK11) is a fighting game developed by NetherRealm Studios. It’s the 11th title in the long-running and successful Mortal Kombat series.

This is a direct sequel to 2015’s Mortal Kombat X. It was released on November 19, 2019, and was ported to Playstation 5 and Xbox Series consoles on November 17, 2020.

The gameplay is very satisfying whether you’re playing solo or competing against other players locally or online.

So that begs the question, is Mortal Kombat 11 cross-platform?

Mortal Kombat 11 is cross-platform between Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, and PS5, but NOT crossplay on PC, Switch, and Stadia.

Check out more on crossplay in UFC 4.


Mortal Kombat 11 FAQ:

Here are the answers to some other common questions about Mortal Kombat 11:

​Is Mortal Kombat 11 cross-progression?

The answer to this is both ‘yes’ and ‘no.’ Mortal Kombat 11, for the most part, isn’t cross-progression, which means that the game doesn’t support cross-save between different platforms. However, if you get the Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, all your inventory and rewards will carry over from PS4 or Xbox One.

What are online crossplay modes available in MK11?

You can play Kasual Versus game mode as crossplay after you’ve enabled “Krossplay”.

​Is Mortal Kombat 11 on Game Pass?

Yes, as of December 16th, 2021, Mortal Kombat 11 is on Game Pass.

​Is Mortal Kombat 11 local co-op?

No, there isn’t any local couch co-op in Mortal Kombat 11 – not even in the Towers of Time game mode. It’s 1v1 fighting. However, you can play the Team Raid challenges with friends online, which is a cooperative mode. – It’s no couch coop, though.

What happened to couch co-op gaming? Read about it here.

Is Mortal Kombat 11 split screen?

No, there isn’t a split-screen mode in MK11.

Is Rambo in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, John Rambo is in Mortal Kombat 11 (in the Kombat Pack 2 DLC and included in MK11 Ultimate)! They drew the first blood, not me!

Is Mileena in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, Mileena is in Mortal Kombat 11 (in the Kombat Pack 2 DLC and included in MK11 Ultimate).

Is Robocop in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, Robocop is in Mortal Kombat 11 (in the Aftermath Expansion and MK11 Ultimate).

Is Cole Young in Mortal Kombat 11?

No, at the time of writing, Cole Young isn’t in Mortal Kombat 11.

Is Kitana in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, Kitana is included in the base game of Mortal Kombat 11.

Is Scorpion in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, Scorpion is included in the base game of Mortal Kombat 11.

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Is Joker in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, Joker is included in Mortal Kombat 11 (in the Kombat Pack 1 expansion and MK11 Ultimate).

Is Terminator in Mortal Kombat 11?

Yes, the Terminator T-800 is included in Mortal Kombat 11 (in the Kombat Pack 1 expansion and MK11 Ultimate).

Get your favorite fatal combo ready, and see the answers below.

​What is Mortal Kombat 11 anyway? – Here’s a beginner’s introduction.

  • Game Developer: NetherRealm Studios
  • Game Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
  • Genre: Arena Fighting, Martial Arts

The plot of Mortal Kombat 11 follows the events of Mortal Kombat X. Dark Raiden attempts to protect Earth Realm by killing Shinnok, but this causes Shinnok’s mother, Kronika, to rewrite history to erase Raiden’s interference.

A complex story follows where alliances are forged, and fighters are pitted against each other. The outcome of the story will change depending on certain factors, too. 

There’s an Aftermath mode where you can see what happens after the story’s events. The Aftermath mode follows the canonical ending. If you wish to see this story for yourself, then you’ll need to play the story mode in Mortal Kombat 11 to completion.

​Gameplay

Mortal Kombat 11 is a one-on-one fighting game where players are pitted against deadly foes. You’ll be fighting these fighters to the death.

After winning two rounds, players can input fatality button commands to finish opponents off.

​What platforms are Mortal Kombat 11 available for?

Mortal Kombat 11 is available for:

  • PC (Microsoft Windows)
  • Xbox One
  • Xbox Series X|S – through backward compatibility
  • PlayStation 4 (PS4)
  • PlayStation 5 (PS5) – through backward compatibility
  • Stadia
  • Nintendo Switch

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