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  WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, NETHERREALM STUDIOS AND INTERSPORT KICK OFF THE MORTAL KOMBAT 11 PRO KOMPETITION REGULAR SEASON AT CHICAGO’S COMBO BREAKER
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05/23/2019
 


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Burbank, Calif. (May 23, 2019) – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, NetherRealm Studios and Intersport today kicked off the Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition at Combo Breaker in Chicago.

 

With more than 750 players representing multiple countries from around the world, Combo Breaker will test the might of the Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition’s top talent for a slice of a $15,000 pot bonus paid out to the Top 16.

 

The action kicks off at 11 a.m. CST on the floor of the Mega Center at Pheasant Run Resort and can be watched live on the www.twitch.tv/NetherRealm channel. The Top 8 of the competition will close out the 2019 Combo Breaker event starting at 7:30 p.m. CST on Sunday, May 26, where a grand champion will be crowned. Additionally, the in-game Tournament Stage will be updated with the tournament’s logo and colors to celebrate each stop in the Pro Kompetition. For more information or to sign up for an event, visit http://www.mortalkombat.com/esports.

 

To learn more about the 2019 Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition, please visit mortalkombat.com/esports or join the community conversation on Facebook (MortalKombat), Instagram (@MortalKombat), Twitter (@NRSEsports), Twitch (NetherRealm), YouTube (MortalKombat), Discord (MortalKombat), or Reddit (MortalKombat).

 

About Mortal Kombat 11

Mortal Kombat 11, the latest entry in the renowned franchise from award-winning NetherRealm Studios, is now available for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®4 Pro computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch™ system and PC.  Mortal Kombat 11 follows the events of Mortal Kombat X and introduces a time-bending narrative that brings together iconic characters from different Mortal Kombat eras, along with various franchise-first fighters, culminating in the ultimate generational clash as current characters collide with their past selves.

 

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About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third-party game titles.

 

About NetherRealm Studios

NetherRealm Studios is a leader in the development of interactive entertainment, and the creator of the billion-dollar Mortal Kombat franchise. Mortal Kombat has spawned two theatrical films, multiple television series, and has sold over 42 million games to date. Located in Chicago, Illinois, the award-winning NetherRealm team has been working and creating games together since 1992. Additional information about NetherRealm Studios can be found at www.netherrealm.com.

 

Mortal Kombat 11© 2019 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Developed by NetherRealm. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.  All rights reserved.

Mortal Kombat, the dragon logo, NetherRealm Studios, NetherRealm logo and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

 

WB GAMES LOGO, WB SHIELD: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

 

About Intersport

Since 1985, Intersport has been an award-winning leader in the creation of sports, lifestyle, and entertainment-based media and marketing platforms. The Intersport Esports team was created in 2016, and has been the driving-force behind multiple noteworthy projects involving brands, teams, influencers and publisher initiatives including the 2018 Injustice 2 Pro Series and Grand Finals. To learn more about Intersport, visit www.intersportnet.com

 

NETHERREALM STUDIOS LOGO, WB GAMES LOGO, WB SHIELD: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

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