Mortal Kombat 1 Roster: All Confirmed Fighters

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Want to know who’s going to be on the Mortal Kombat 1 roster? The twelfth installment of the Mortal Kombat franchise brings back some familiar characters along with new faces, so you can once again rearrange them. If you have a favorite among the fighters, you might be curious if they’re coming back. This guide will show you all the confirmed characters on the Mortal Kombat 1 roster.

Confirmed Characters in Mortal Kombat 1 Roster

Here are the characters coming to the Mortal Kombat 1 roster:

Mortal Kombat 1 Confirmed Roster

  • Ashrah
  • Baraka
  • General Shao
  • Geras
  • Havik
  • Johnny Cage
  • Kenshi
  • Kitana
  • Kung Lao
  • Li Mei
  • Liu Kang
  • Mileena
  • Nitara
  • Raiden
  • Rain
  • Reptile
  • Scorpion
  • Shang Tsung
  • Sindei
  • Smoke
  • Sub-Zero
  • Tanya

Moral Kombat 1 DLC Characters

  • Ermac
  • Homelander
  • Omni-Man
  • Peacemaker
  • Quan Chi
  • Takeda

The lists above are all the confirmed fighters that are coming to the Mortal Kombat 1 roster. Many of them will be available on the base roster upon the game’s release, but the DLC characters have to be bought before you can play as them.

It’s worth noting that Shang Tsung is pre-order exclusive. If you buy a copy of Mortal Kombat 1 before its release on September 14, you’re entitled to have Shang Tsung as part of your roster.

As Mortal Kombat 1 is still upcoming at the time of this writing, NetherRealms might still be adding more characters ahead of its release. We’ll be sure to update this article as soon as possible whenever new characters are added.

Mortal Kombat 1 Kameo Fighters

  • Cyrax
  • Darrius
  • Frost
  • Goro
  • Jax Briggs
  • Kano
  • Kung Lao
  • Motaro
  • Sareena
  • Scorpion
  • Sektor
  • Shujinko
  • Sonya Blade
  • Stryker
  • Sub-Zero

Kameo Fighters are the additional characters you pick alongside your main fighter, who will fight alongside them. You can call them during a fight to attack your opponent and help you extend combos. Some of the Kameo fighters appear on the main roster, but not all of them are playable.

Leaked Fighters for Mortal Kombat 1 Roster

Here are the leaked fighters possibly coming to the Mortal Kombat 1 Roster:

Leaked Mortal Kombat 1 DLC Characters

  • Deathstroke
  • Doomslayer
  • Harley Quinn
  • Kano
  • Noob Sabot
  • Sareena

Leaked Mortal Kombat 1 Kameo Fighters

  • Bo’Rai Cho
  • Drahmim
  • Hsu Haoh
  • Moloch

NetherRealms is planning to add more characters in the future so expect more faces to join Mortal Kombat 1. The leak above was provided by IdleSloth who claims that their information came from an insider. So take it with a grain of salt.

We’ll see soon enough when Mortal Kombat 1 releases on September 14, 2023 on PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.