Every Mortal Kombat 11 Character Explained By Ed Boon | WIRED


WARNING: This video contains graphic gameplay footage.

Ed Boon, co-creator of the Mortal Kombat series and Director of Mortal Kombat 11, explains the backstories of each and every character in Mortal Kombat 11.

Mortal Kombat 11 is now available for PS4, PS4 Pro, Xbox One, Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch and PC.

00:00 - Intro
00:26 - Baraka
01:29 - Cassie Cage
02:08 - Cetreon
03:15 - D'Vorah
04:36 - Erron Black
05:51 - Frost
06:50 - Geras
08:21 - Jade
09:40 - Jacqui Briggs
10:49 - Jax Briggs
11:47 - Johnny Cage
13:05 - Kabal
14:06 - Kano
14:55 - Kitana
16:30 - Kollector
18:08 - Kotal Kahn
19:11 - Kung Lao
20:24 - Kronika
21:30 - Liu Kang
23:07 - Noob Saibot
24:27 - Raiden
25:41 - Scorpion
26:57 - Skarlet
28:32 - Sonya Blade
29:49 - Sub-Zero
30:36 - Shao Kahn
31:51 - Shang Tsung
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Every Mortal Kombat 11 Character Explained By Ed Boon | WIRED


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    WARNING: This video contains graphic gameplay footage!

  • Doxx Box Returns

    Doxx Box Returns

    5 dni temu


  • RaZe Beats

    RaZe Beats

    10 dni temu

    That's....why I'm here

  • Sleeper Games

    Sleeper Games

    14 dni temu

    It’s mortal kombat but thanks anyways

  • Fn Stephn

    Fn Stephn

    15 dni temu


  • Nate


    Miesiąc temu

    @Zach Shrigley ñnnnnnnnnononnnnnn9nnnnnnnnnnn nnn

  • Jconker
    JconkerGodzinę temu

    Anyone else noticed , when he starts talking about Jade’s character , the coin op behind him is showing Jade’s bio?...

  • CBright7831
    CBright78317 godzin temu

    How dare they forget to put in Reptile, the first real secret character of Mortal Kombat.

  • WeeZerRascal
    WeeZerRascal14 godzin temu

    Errion Black = Fallout - The Lone Wanderer

  • TheDudeReviews
    TheDudeReviews17 godzin temu

    Kotal Kahn is such a push over. Weak. Such a disappointment.

  • The Jakal
    The Jakal17 godzin temu

    I personally feel like they should have replaced kollector with Ernst whom is my favorite character

  • Dat JiveTurkey
    Dat JiveTurkey20 godzin temu

    This man said “ethnic” when describing why Geras looks cool 😭

  • Michael Heafey
    Michael Heafey23 godzin temu

    I'm not a fan of Erron Black but if we see him in a sequel, Josh Brolin should do it

  • Steve Sanchez
    Steve Sanchez23 godzin temu

    Geras is Magic the Gatherings Teferi

  • Not a Teacher
    Not a TeacherDzień temu

    It’s good to see how far mortal kombat has kome

  • alejandra lopez
    alejandra lopezDzień temu

    Fun to watch can’t wait to see the movie this Friday ❤️

  • RenegadeStereo93
    RenegadeStereo93Dzień temu

    John Tobias created Mortal Kombat period point blank. Everybody else helped.

  • Christian Ortiz
    Christian OrtizDzień temu

    1:40 idk Ed think we kinda figured it happen since 1995

  • Eliud27 Leon
    Eliud27 LeonDzień temu

    Mr. Ed Boon we want a remake of Mortal Kombat Trilogy.

    R13 PODCASTDzień temu

    Ed Boon can be a Christian making these characters!

  • Dave Smiling Coyote
    Dave Smiling CoyoteDzień temu

    "Every Mortal Kombat 11 Character EXCEPT NIGHTWOLF Explained By Ed Boon"

  • KIRK
    KIRKDzień temu

    I didn't see Smoke Or Reptile

  • Trinece Finilini
    Trinece FiniliniDzień temu

    Thanks we need more dlc


    Sub Zero will forever be my most favourite character ❄️

  • CC William Neal
    CC William NealDzień temu

    Talks about getting Flash into the game, forgetting MK and DC had a crossover game that included the Flash.

  • The Alcohologist
    The AlcohologistDzień temu

    Wow, what happened to Goro, Reptile, Smoke, Rain, Syrak???

  • Wyatt And Sam The Dog
    Wyatt And Sam The Dog2 dni temu

    Bring back stricker

  • Seth No
    Seth No2 dni temu

    Scorpion is my #1

  • Fallon Fontaine
    Fallon Fontaine2 dni temu

    Geras is Michael Jai White. Idk why he didn't mention that

  • Tech Is life
    Tech Is life2 dni temu

    Really love these games, everytime I buy a new console, this game has to be in my collection.

  • Positively Dreadful
    Positively Dreadful2 dni temu

    "It's gonna be really fun to see people's reactions to what becomes of Cetrion at the end of the story." I'll be real I keep forgetting she was even in the story. My reaction was kind of a shrug.

  • GP 4764
    GP 47642 dni temu

    I forgot I have this game!

  • jason quito
    jason quito2 dni temu

    *rips scorpions face off* me:WHAT FACE

  • ♛ Huffdaddy™
    ♛ Huffdaddy™2 dni temu

    Skarlet's design is so cool

  • Be a Part of It
    Be a Part of It2 dni temu


  • khfan
    khfan2 dni temu

    We need the pit back as a stage

  • Christopher Vananzo
    Christopher Vananzo2 dni temu

    So Kitana has mommy issues lol

  • Tony Boloni
    Tony Boloni3 dni temu

    Is my man just gonna forgot about robocop like that?

  • Damaged Provider Module
    Damaged Provider Module3 dni temu

    I don't know why exactly but I love this game.

  • Jay
    Jay3 dni temu

    Does anyone remember how hard shao Khan in mortal Kombat komplete edition

  • Fiasco
    Fiasco3 dni temu

    Team scorpion

  • Victor M.
    Victor M.4 dni temu

    You suck, Boon. You killed the franchise.

  • _Mitayo_
    _Mitayo_4 dni temu

    I miss my boy kenshi😪

  • Gaber gamer
    Gaber gamer4 dni temu

    I like how the room says Goro’s lair

  • nicki maraj
    nicki maraj4 dni temu

    3:22 EXCUSE ME UMMM.....

  • Yasky Gaming
    Yasky Gaming4 dni temu

    Any Lao mains watching this? What's at 19:51? How did the Z-Hat go up?

  • gotmefked up1
    gotmefked up14 dni temu

    This one is not a fan of Dvorah

  • Axell Chavez
    Axell Chavez4 dni temu

    Feel like he said the same thing for Kung Lao and liu kang

  • Axell Chavez
    Axell Chavez4 dni temu

    Feel like he said the same thing for Kung Lao and Liu kang

  • Mad Jim Jaspers
    Mad Jim Jaspers5 dni temu


  • RC VietNam
    RC VietNam5 dni temu

    PC Master Race ^^ RTX 3090 ^^

  • RC VietNam
    RC VietNam5 dni temu

    we don't wana mortal combat 12 please don't coming out anymore we like MK 11 all we need DLC just like street fighter Mk11 is good ohready we don't need Mk12 please don't come out anymore

  • LusakaMadeJ
    LusakaMadeJ6 dni temu

    29:50 🥶❄️❄️

  • Yannick El Manssouri
    Yannick El Manssouri6 dni temu

    Liu kang is definily the best character

  • Thomas Gatlin
    Thomas Gatlin6 dni temu

    I need that neon goro light!!!

  • Kunal Kumar
    Kunal Kumar6 dni temu

    Where is Kenshi?????

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    It is about MK11 chatacters

  • Havoc Gaming Channel
    Havoc Gaming Channel6 dni temu

    I remember playing the original when I was a little boy, probably around 5 years old. Ed Boon was 28 then, seems like a lifetime ago

  • Youniverse
    Youniverse6 dni temu

    like everyone said, he is a chill guy 😂

  • Mark Peters
    Mark Peters6 dni temu

    Boon Tobias ftw!

  • S a d P e pe
    S a d P e pe7 dni temu

    Where my Noob Saibot fans at?!

  • horrorking1000
    horrorking10007 dni temu

    Yo my dyslexia kicked in thought the channel name was weed had to take a triple take lmao

  • Jay P.
    Jay P.7 dni temu

    I'm a sucker for the ninjas. Particularly the secret/hidden ones.....Noob, Ermac, Reptile, Rain Rain's MK 11 fatality that pays homage to all 4 of them is one of my favorite things in a MK game ever.

  • DieRectify
    DieRectify7 dni temu

    Ed Boon seems like a nice person for a creator of mk

  • Tommy boi • 69 years ago
    Tommy boi • 69 years ago7 dni temu

    26:40 that transition tho

  • vysh vsv gaming
    vysh vsv gaming7 dni temu


  • Wildcat 8
    Wildcat 87 dni temu

    “Ethnic / magical look” Wtf does adding “ethnic” looking have any importance lol?? Every other character is a different ethnicity.

  • Kota Lz
    Kota Lz7 dni temu

    Every time they never fail to make a character look different and it ruins it

  • Silver Muiga
    Silver Muiga8 dni temu

    Baraka means Blessings in Swahili 😂

  • silver labilver
    silver labilver8 dni temu

    I understand why the terminator, joker, spawn and every character released after this video wasn't inthis video but why though?


    I hate your videos

  • ceoenergy
    ceoenergy9 dni temu

    This would be accurate if they didn’t destroy some characters lore in this game

  • Van Davis
    Van Davis9 dni temu

    Can we get kenshi for kombat pack 3?

  • Eric Cartman
    Eric Cartman9 dni temu

    D'Vorah was my favorite

  • Joey. Jansen_
    Joey. Jansen_10 dni temu

    They should make an Arabic character

  • Vaios Games
    Vaios Games10 dni temu

    where is mileena

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    She wasn't MK11 DLC when he made this

  • Derek Noble
    Derek Noble10 dni temu

    He forgot rain and fujin

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    No. You forgot that Rain and Fujin were not in MK11 when he did this

  • Roman Wasylewski
    Roman Wasylewski10 dni temu

    Where was the Terminator?!

  • CS:GO
    CS:GO11 dni temu

    Ed boon

  • sNc
    sNc11 dni temu

    Ed "The Art of Killing" Boon

  • Unknown Echo
    Unknown Echo12 dni temu

    So...people don't have sons anymore or...

  • Abdelbar Elmouden
    Abdelbar Elmouden12 dni temu

    Where is Goro and Smoke and so Reptile too.

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    Where are your eyes? Title: Mortal Kombat 11 characters

  • Gee_Shock
    Gee_Shock12 dni temu

    So hyped for the movie

  • Yeah It's me
    Yeah It's me12 dni temu

    So they can show a guy getting his brains and face punched off but not the f word

  • Juliana Rumple
    Juliana Rumple12 dni temu

    Scorpion, Sub Zero and Kitana have always been my faves!

  • Alejandro Rubio
    Alejandro Rubio13 dni temu

    So this was the person who s!m¶ on wuhman

  • Amee Divine
    Amee Divine13 dni temu

    Wait, wait, wait. Didn't the actor who played Shang Tsung played Shao Khan in the movie...?

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    No lmao

  • Reapermouse05 Davis
    Reapermouse05 Davis13 dni temu

    "Scorpion is my favorite character" Me: same My friend: SuBzErO

  • deda sama
    deda sama13 dni temu

    What a legend

  • ATDubya
    ATDubya14 dni temu

    Johnny Cages fatalities are the best!! 🤣🤣🤣 “Who hired this guy?”

  • Ronald Williams
    Ronald Williams14 dni temu

    I think Cole Young is Baraka

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    How? Baraka has tarkatan teeth and his story is completely different. Those are just some weapons. And it is revealed that Cole is just Cole

  • Sleeper Games
    Sleeper Games14 dni temu

    Who else just watched the gameplay

  • Hollownp
    Hollownp14 dni temu

    They could’ve just named noob shadow

  • Мето Минчев
    Мето Минчев14 dni temu

    ''there was probably more deceit in her (Kitana) story than any other character'' Scorpion with his family, killed by Quan Chi, transformed as Bi Han: Are we a joke to you?

  • TheLinkze
    TheLinkze14 dni temu

    We need a mortal kombat vs street fighter

  • Fn Stephn
    Fn Stephn15 dni temu


  • Fn Stephn
    Fn Stephn15 dni temu


  • Najstefaniji
    Najstefaniji15 dni temu

    noob, hear me out, i do not approve ANY sequal after MK Trilogy :) hope you got that loud and clear. fyck mk11

  • Romile Westra
    Romile Westra15 dni temu

    Boon when introducing a character: "this is my favorite character!"

  • Vuitton, The Ruler
    Vuitton, The Ruler15 dni temu

    So y'all didn't include Smoke? Naw, remake the whole game over!

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    ? Smoke's not in mk11

  • CommentingOnVideos!
    CommentingOnVideos!15 dni temu

    You know some real sh*t is about to go down if the mortal kombat theme plays when you are fighting someone

  • Stitchly
    Stitchly15 dni temu

    I need that goro led sign behind him

  • Ezekiel Ryan
    Ezekiel Ryan16 dni temu

    Hi Ed Boon,why did u guys change Sindels story😔

  • The Ring
    The Ring16 dni temu

    Where's Kenshi,tremor,kung jin,quan chi?

  • The Ring

    The Ring

    6 dni temu

    @Bacon Sorry.😅

  • Bacon


    6 dni temu

    Where are your eyes? The title says: Mortal Kombat 11 characters

  • Shannon Harris
    Shannon Harris16 dni temu

    Kronika = Black Zetsu

  • Mrzombey12
    Mrzombey1217 dni temu

    Respect to him for always acknowledging that he is a co creator with tobias.