Mortal Kombat

'Mortal Kombat' Feels Both Modern and Classic | 19 May 2011 // 4:10 PM

The reality is that as a whole, Mortal Kombat makes very few missteps.

Mortal Kombat: Deception | 4 Nov 2004 // 6:00 PM

At first, the violence ruffled feathers, but with time the uproar over violence began to focus on other games, and Mortal Kombat became increasingly irrelevant.


Youth in the Age of 'Mortal Kombat' | 27 Jul 2011 // 10:00 PM

Musings on Mortal Kombat's cultural significance from a biased observer. As absurd as it might sound, Mortal Kombat was a formative experience for me, both in terms of my relationship to video games and my broader cultural and political identities.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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