Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

Freddy Krueger Joins the Killer Krew of Mortal Kombat!

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I promised myself I wouldn’t cry, but hell… who would have thought this day would ever come? You might remember the rumblings of a fan-developed fighting game that featured the world’s most infamous horror icons called Terrordrome which, unfortunately, has seen its fair share of pitfalls.

However, this latest news by IGN.com is nothing short of brain-splattering cool. True to their word, the crew at NetherRealm have been churning out some stellar DLC content for owners of the latest MK reboot including fan-favorites such as Kenshi, Rain, and even the lesser known Skarlet.

However, one DLC character has been kept hidden in shadow until now and there was good reason why as it was revealed to be none other than Freddy (f*cking) Krueger ! On the downside, it appears that this is the more recent incarnation of the character so there’s none of Englund’s quick-witted quips, but still… it’s FREDDY KRUEGER in a MORTAL KOMBAT game– with FATALITIES!!

The privilege to play as the king of nightmares will only cost fans a mere $4.99 (400 Microsoft Points) at should be ready for release on August 9. You can bet my gaming fingers will be itching to learn all the character’s grisly moves until then.

A BIG thanks to SK club member Joe Hasson for pointing this out over on our Facebook page.

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Rondal is the Editor-in-Chief of Strange Kids Club and a creative instigator who tackles each day with Red Bull-induced enthusiasm and a mind for adventure. Rondal has written for other sites including Rue Morgue, Fuel Your Illustration and Bloodsprayer. His obsession with horror movies, 80s animation and action figures is considered unhealthy by medical professionals.

  • https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000957062950 Joe Hasson

    No problem! I’m still keeping my fingers crossed that down the line we’ll be seeing everyone’s favorite hockey masked clad mama’s boy make an appearance….

  • http://uramyx.com uramyx

    I am looking forward to this now! Let’s just hope there is a different set of costumes you can get for him, Englund and Englund from new nightmare! That would be ace!