The world of fans Mortal Kombat is about to be shaken up with the arrival of a new fighter in MK1, and is not just any addition to the cast. O Pacifiericonic character from DC Comics interpreted by John Cena on the big screen, it promises to bring a unique fighting style and lots of action to the game.

The announcement was made via an exciting gameplay trailer that not only showcased the character in action, but also revealed details about his movements, abilities and a breathtaking fatality.

Peacemaker in Mortal Kombat 1 is inspired by John Cena’s version.Fonte:  NetherRealm

Keeping the peace, whatever the cost

The trailer begins with the Peacemaker performing his signature dance, before clashing with the Fire God Liu Kang. John Cena’s performance is immediately recognizable, both in the character’s voice and appearance.

The gameplay shows an interesting mix of hand-to-hand combat and the use of firearms, highlighting that, despite being armed, the Peacemaker is not limited to being a long-range character. He is seen throwing powerful punches, using his shield to launch opponents into the air and even summoning his pet eagle to attack enemies.

Additionally, the trailer gives us a glimpse of the creative use of the “hero’s” helmet, which serves as both a shield and a weapon, capable of launching a torpedo at opponents. The fatality presented is spectacular, with the character activating a jetpack and launching himself at incredible speed against his opponent, dividing him in half followed by a shock wave that disintegrates the flesh, leaving only the skeletal torso.

More surprises on the way

Janet Cage, em Mortal Kombat 1.Janet Cage, em Mortal Kombat 1.Fonte:  NetherRealm

The surprises don’t stop there, as the trailer also confirms the addition of Janet Cage to the cast of Kameo in March. Janet is the female version of Johnny Cage, seen at the end of the story mode, and her inclusion as an assistant fighter brings new dynamics to the fights.

The Peacemaker is not only the second guest character from a comic book universe to join MK1, but it also reinforces the trend of including famous figures from popular works in the game, following in the footsteps of Omni-Man and Homelander.

Its arrival is scheduled for early access on February 28th, with the full launch scheduled for March 6th.


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