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James Wan to direct Mortal Kombat reboot



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james wan mortal kombat. the action pixel. @theactionpixelJames Wan, despite producing and directing many films coming up in the geeksphere including Aquaman and Robotech, he is currently also at the helm of a Mortal Kombat reboot.

Now we know how tricky video game films can be, s they are either done to a decent standard at best, or tank horribly, but still it would be interesting to see Scorpion on the screen again.

It’s been a while since MK has graced our TV screens, in terms of film. Mortal Kombat (1995) was directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, followed by the 1997 sequel Mortal Kombat: Annihilation. Mortal Kombat also saw the release of two television series: the animated Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm and the live-action Mortal Kombat: Konquest.

To think of it, the Machinima web series did a decent job of sorts. Much like what they did for Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist. That with the Mortal Kombat X as guide, maybe we have enough of an inspiration to pull off something epic.

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