In addition to a new live-action Mortal Kombat movie on the way from James Wan’s Atomic Monster production banner, the franchise is to get an animated feature later this year.
Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, Mortal Kombat Legends Scorpion’s Revenge is in development from Warner Bros. Animation. An exact release date has yet to be officially given to the film, but indicators suggest that the movie will be released in the first half of 2020.
In terms of the voice cast for the picture, the film will be headed up by Joel McHale as Johnny Cage, Jennifer Carpenter as Sonya Blade, Jordan Rodrigues as Lui Kang, Steve Blum as Sub-Zero, David B. Mitchell as Raiden, and Patrick Seitz as Scorpion.
Batman: Assault on Arkham’s Ethan Spaulding is on directing duties for Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge, with Supernatural’s Jeremy Adams writing the film. Mortal Kombat creator Ed Boon is serving as a creative consult.