Latest Mortal Kombat 11 Update Adds Several New Brutalities, Easy Krushing Blow Setting, and More

Mortal Kombat 11 fans are preparing to receive its first content DLC on June 18th, a couple of days away. The game’s latest update doesn’t simply fix a few bugs, it added several new Brutalities for players to enjoy and performed numerous character balance changes.

The update also kicks off the first season of the Kombat League online game mode on June 18th. The Krypt received its fair share of changes and additions as well, adding new bosses and tower platform rewards while adjusting the difficulty of some of the earlier tower levels. Here is everything the update brings to Mortal Kombat 11.

General Gameplay Adjustments
Move list corrections
Improvements to AI logic
Fixed several rare online desync causes
Fixed minor visual issues related to some Brutalities
Removed a rare crash that could occur after a Quitality
Fixed an issue that cause users to lose controller functionality when trying to record an AI command after pausing the game with very specific timing
Trying to Practice Reset while waiting in a KOTH lobby will no longer sometimes reset twice in a row
Added an Easy Krushing Blows option to Practice Mode’s Practice Options which will bypass most Krushing Blow’s conditional requirements
Added Random Hidden option to Practice Mode AI Options’ Playback Recording Slot selection
Added several new Brutalities for players to discover
Added Variation info to the pause menu and some multiplayer online loading screens
Added Kombat League online game mode. Season I (The Season of Blood) starts on June 18th
Ranked Sets (only available when a Kombat League season is not active) are now a first to 2 match set
Krypt
Fixed a rare bug that could cause players to be locked out of the armory after getting the Spear
Removed the ability to get out of bounds of the environment under certain circumstances
Removed a rare crash when exploring the Krypt after playing several hours of Towers of Time
All Skeleton Key Gates will now reward some currency when opened
Towers of Time
Adjusted the difficulty of some starting towers on some tower platforms
Added new Boss Fights & rewards
Added new Tower Platform rewards
Character Specific Adjustments
Baraka
High and Mid parries now work correctly against War Banner Charge
Sinister Slice (Jump+Back Punch) no longer has an inconsistent hit region when auto-facing the opponent
Cassie Cage
When an opponent loses a round to BLB-118 Bitchin’ Bubble, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
BLB-118 will no longer sometimes lose functionality when the opponent loses a round to Control BLB-118’s Wub Wub Wub or Fun Phaser attacks
Cetrion
When an opponent loses a round to Ring Of Fire, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Unlimited Potential (Towards+Back Punch, Front Kick, Back Kick)
D’Vorah
Adjusted Getup Roll Backwards animation to no longer recover slower than intended
Erron Black
Added an ammo counter showing how many Locked And Loaded Rifle shots are currently available
When an opponent loses a round to Zaterrean Spit, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Swinging Pistol (Jump+Front Punch) no longer has an inconsistent hit region when auto-facing the opponent
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Hat to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Fixed an issue that could cause Dynamite to be misaligned when doing it again immediately after the previous one exploded
Corrected damage scaling going into the On The Shoot (Back Punch, Front Punch, Back Punch, Front Punch, Back Punch)
Krushing Block cinematic which results in it doing 10 less damage
Frost
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
When an opponent loses a round to Core Trap, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Core Overload amp no longer still occurs after a Krushing Blow cinematic
Fixed a rare occurrence when hitting an opponent out of a the air at a specific height with Terminal Burrowing (Fatal Blow)
Geras
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Gauntlet Slam (Down+Front Kick)
Jacqui Briggs
When an opponent loses a round to Grenade Launcher, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Fixed a rare issue that could cause her Shield Generator to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Jade
Fixed a rare issue that could cause her Staff to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Jax
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Thumper to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Johnny Cage
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
Kabal
When an opponent loses a round to Gas Blast Amplify, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Hook Swords to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Kano
When an opponent loses a round to Magnetic Trap or Molotov Cocktail they will no longer continue to play out some animations
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Under Kick (Towards+Front Kick)
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Shanks to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Kitana
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Noble Assault (Back Punch, Front Punch, Back Kick, Front Kick, Back Kick)
Fixed a rare issue that could cause her War Fans to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Kollector
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
When an opponent loses a round to Vial Of Sorrow, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Chained Ball or Satchel to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Kotal Kahn
When an opponent loses a round to God Ray, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Xolotl (Towards+Front Kick, Back Kick)
Fixed a visual issue when Kotal was hit by Geras’s Temporal Advantage while transformed during Tecuani Maul & Tecuani Pounce attacks
Kung Lao
The Great Kung Lao Spiritual Guidance attacks can no longer be parried
High and Mid parries now work correctly against Twin Kicks (Towards+Back Kick)
Fixed a bug where Z Hat would not reset some connect in a row Krushing Blow & Brutality conditions
Mind Of Its Own Brutality from Z Hat once again plays out the full animation
Liu Kang
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Nunchaku to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
(Air) Fireball can now be correctly 2in1 cancelled into from a Jump Attack when playing with Alternate Controls enabled
Noob Saibot
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
Fixed a rare issue that could cause his Sickle to be misaligned after being knocked off when losing a match as a rollback occurred
Raiden
When an opponent loses a round to Rolling Thunder, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Skarlet
Adjusted repel during Throw Escape to eliminate some clipping issues
When an opponent loses a round to Red Mist or Blood Ritual, they will no longer continue to play out some animations
Sonya Blade
(Air) Energy Rings can now be correctly 2in1 cancelled into from a Jump Attack when playing with Alternate Controls enabled
Shao Kahn
High and Mid parries now work correctly against DIE (Front Punch, Back Punch, Throw) and Last Breath (Towards+Front Kick, Back Kick, Throw)
Hammer Poke (Jump Front Punch) & Final Strike (Jump Back Punch) now correctly gain additional damage when Dark Priest Buff is active
Kronika
When an opponent loses a round to Orb of Confusion, they will no longer continue to play out some animations

Mortal Kombat 11 is out now for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. Let us know how different the game feels after applying the update. Who is your favourite character so far?