DescriptionBased on the Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance engine, players once again have to fight to stop this new threat in the sixth installment of the fighting series. The standard Arcade, Versus, and Practice modes return, as well as new items to be found in the Krypt. In addition, there are new Konquest Adventure, Chess Kombat, and Puzzle Kombat modes to give the player new mini-games.
There are a dozen Mortal Kombat fighters selectable at the start of the game, including both old favorites and mysterious newcomers. Longtime fans of the series will recognize veterans of the earliest Mortal Kombat games, such as Sub-Zero and Scorpion, Kabal, Baraka, Mileena, Ermac, and Nightwolf, who are joined by relative newcomers like Bo'Rai Cho, who debuted in Deadly Alliance. The game also introduces nine new fighters, Ashrah, Dairou, Darrius, Havik, Hotaru, Kira, Shujinko, Onaga, and Kobra, each with a distinctly new fighting style intended to balance the deadly abilities of the other characters.
The Playstation 2 and Xbox versions offer online, competitive play against other players. The Gamecube version does not include online play, but offers Goro and Shao Kahn as exclusive playable characters.
- "真人快打：诡计" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
- "Mortal Kombat: Mystification" -- European English title
- "Mortal Kombat 6" -- Alternate title
- "MKD" -- Abbreviation
- "MK6" -- Abbreviation
Part of the Following Groups
- Games referenced in movies
- Genre: Versus fighting
- Graphics Engine: RenderWare
- Middleware: CRI
- Middleware: FaceFX
- Mortal Kombat games
- PlayStation 2 Greatest Hits releases
|One of the best Mortal Kombats, if not the best||PlayStation 2||Medicine Man (367)|
|While not the deepest fighting game of its time, Deception is still blast to play and a credit to the Mortal Kombat Franchise.||PlayStation 2||The Cliffe (1586)|
The Press Says
|Game Informer Magazine||PlayStation 2||Oct, 2004||9.5 out of 10||95|
|Gamesmania||Xbox||Dec 09, 2004||89 out of 100||89|
|GameSpot||PlayStation 2||Oct 04, 2004||8.5 out of 10||85|
|4Players.de||Xbox||Dec 08, 2004||83 out of 100||83|
|Meristation||PlayStation 2||Nov 18, 2004||8 out of 10||80|
|Cheat Code Central||GameCube||2004||4 out of 5||80|
|The Video Game Critic||Xbox||Nov 22, 2004||B||75|
|Game Revolution||PlayStation 2||Nov, 2004||B-||67|
|Game Revolution||Xbox||Nov, 2004||B-||67|
|Extreme Gamer||Xbox||Oct 14, 2004||6 out of 10||60|
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TriviaThere are a few exclusive features to the Nintendo Gamecube version: Goro and Shao Kahn were added as playable characters, and more fighters are initially unlocked from the start of the game.
Related Web Sites
- Mortal Kombat: Deception (Midway's official Mortal Kombat: Deception site.)
- Wikipedia: Mortal Kombat: Deception (Information about Mortal Kombat: Deception at Wikipedia)