Mortal Kombat

Controversy, Regulation, and the First Mortal Kombat

by T.J. Denzer October 8, 2016 @ 12:40 PM
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
It was on this day in 1992 that Mortal Kombat was released, not only bringing a new style of brutal fighting action to arcades, but also helping to create the perfect storm that would lead to the establishment of the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB).