Launched in theaters and on HBO Max again in April, the James Wan-produced Mortal Kombat battled its approach to $83 million on the worldwide field workplace, with the movie additionally proving to be a success on the HBO Max streaming service. You might be pondering that Warner Bros. is probably going seeking to construct out the universe with follow-up motion pictures, and certainly that appears to be the case.
Selection notes this week in a a lot bigger piece about Dune and its simultaneous launch on HBO Max and in theaters, “Different movies that had a hybrid launch nonetheless have talks of sequels, with Warner Bros. seeking to develop different installments in its Mortal Kombat universe.”
There’s not a lot to go on right here at the moment, however it might appear that Warner Bros. is on the very least excited about extra live-action Mortal Kombat tasks. This 12 months’s film had a post-credits tease of Johnny Cage making an look in a future sequel, and star Joe Taslim had not too long ago revealed that he’s already signed on for a handful of sequels ought to the Warner Bros. film show profitable sufficient to warrant them really being made. As for what Taslim himself desires subsequent, he proposes a prequel film centered on his character Bi-Han/Sub-Zero.
Thoughts you, nothing is confirmed or set in stone at the moment, nevertheless it’s doubtless that the sturdy HBO Max numbers are main Warner Bros. to think about what might come subsequent from the franchise. In spite of everything, remember that we haven’t even seen a correct match but…
Keep tuned for extra as we study it.