WB Reportedly Wants The Mortal Kombat Franchise To Run For As Long As Possible
itemprop=”headline name”>WB Reportedly Wants The Mortal Kombat Franchise To Run For As Long As Possible
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Since being released a few weeks ago,has provided a solid success for Warner Bros., both in terms of streaming and , and has been well received by fans. We’ve recently heard about plans to go ahead with , but it appears that WB want the franchise to run for as long as possible. At least, that’s according to insider Daniel Richtman.
It certainly wouldn’t be a surprise that they want to make the most of Mortal Kombat, considering that the plot of the first movie established a ton of potential storylines, including actually showing the tournament of the title. Indeed, we heard several days ago that the studio are reportedlywith the picture’s performance, with its $22.5 million opening weekend and international sales allowing it to make back its $55 million in production costs.
Given this enthusiasm, a Mortal Kombat 2 probably isn’t too far away from getting an official confirmation, and there’s already been lots of talk about what the sequel could involve, including it beingthan the initial film. In addition, the follow-up may include a more approach to its story, and might also be set to of the titular contest.
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Looking to the future, and Warner Bros.’ apparent confidence in the property is already leading to reports that we could be getting spinoff titles featuring the likes ofor a . Furthermore, we might be receiving a based within the world of Mortal Kombat on HBO Max, which would presumably allow the producers to retain the gore and the fatalities of the feature film. Throw in the chance of casting big names like , and we may be seeing an even more spectacular take on the fighting games in the sequels.
What do you think should happen with the franchise going forward, though? As ever, let us know your thoughts down below.