It's certainly been a year. As the end of 2020 is in reach, what better way to unwind than ripping the still-beating hearts out of our 16-bit enemies?

Grab your oversized shuriken and jump into the history of the Mortal Kombat franchise with Nirav, Rhi and special guest Tim. Talking points include Naruto Clash of the Ninja 2, Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero, edgy SEGA ports, the Me, Myself & Irene Cinematic Universe, Wii Fit Fatalities, and my good son Lockheed.

  • 00:00 The Hall of Fameluster - What Feels like a MK Character but Isn’t?
  • 09:51 Bust ‘Ems - Mortal Kombat
  • 44:49 Time for Games - Fatality or Final Smash?
  • 52:15 The New Mutants Review
  • 58:21 Why aren’t fighting games more popular?
  • 01:03:35 Closing and Todd Howard

Every week, Nirav, Rhi and a panel of self-proclaimed experts bust open a game to its component parts with a mixture of large hammers and positive vibes. Come join us! You can listen to last week's episode on the Soulsborne games here.

Want more podcasts from GameLuster? Also check out the latest episode of Buy It, Try it, Deny It!