Quan Chi Returns to Ruin Your Day in Mortal Kombat X

Mortal Kombat X continues to look impressive and like a great leap forward for the franchise.  But of course, with any great fighting game franchise that’s been around for a while, fans want to know which characters they’ll get to play with.  Today, Warner Bros. and NetherRealm have confirmed fan-favorite villain Quan Chi is coming back to wreak havoc throughout the game.  Check him out in action: 

Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios announced tattooed sorcerer Quan Chi as the latest character to be confirmed for the expanding roster of Mortal Kombat X, the next installment in the critically acclaimed fighting game franchise.  Quan Chi joins the list of Mortal Kombat X fighters revealed to date:  Fan favorites Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Kano and Raiden; newcomers Cassie Cage, D’Vorah, Ferra/Torr, and Kotal Kahn; as well as Goro, who is available as a retail channel-wide pre-order character. 

Narrated by Shaun Himmerick, executive producer at NetherRealm Studios, the new video showcases Quan Chi’s return in Mortal Kombat X, as he utilizes powerful magic and expert cunning to destroy all who stand in his way. Witness him casting spells on opponents with his Sorcerer variation, open dark portals with the Warlock variation and conjure a beast from the NetherRealm to fight by his side with his Summoner variation. 

Mortal Kombat X is NetherRealm Studios’ next highly anticipated installment in its legendary, critically acclaimed fighting game franchise that propels the iconic franchise into a new generation.  Mortal Kombat X is scheduled for release beginning April 14, 2015 for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and Windows PC.

Which character are you looking forward to playing with most?  Any other additions you hope to see added to the final roster? 

-Jordan