Best. Mortal Kombat Movie. Ever

We're not absolutely abiding area this video came from. Is it Warner Bros. viral business plan for the new game? Is it a sales angle to allure investors for addition movie?

What we do know, is that this is the best live-action Mortal Kombat anything, in the history of ever.

Watch the YouTube video beneath and see for yourself a actual gritty, actual absolute apple yield on the already and approaching kombatants of Outworld. Follow Detective Jackson (or "Jacks" as the endure two belletrist are achromatic on his appointment door, a nod to "Jax") as he flips through dossiers on Fatality-happy folk like Reptile and Baraka, ambience the date for what could be the best affair to anytime appear to the MK cine franchise.

Give it a bang to watch "Baraka Begins".

But is this some array of long-formed angle for a movie? Or is it a aboriginal blast to advance the new game, just a few canicule shy of E3?

Latino Review seems to anticipate that it is a "test video attempt for Warner Brothers to get allotment for a full-blown, harder "R"-rated MK movie".

Our fanboy brethern at added abutment the proof-of concept-idea, as Devin Faraci letters that he afresh chatted with anyone complex with the game's latest blur adaptation, area he abstruse that "the angle of [the MK movie]" is traveling to be realism. Also, CHUD's antecedent appear that the cine would cover the origins of Reptile and Baraka, which get a aggravate in the video.

Hell, IGN even gave the amateur who plays "Jacks" in the vid a call, The Dark Knight's Michael Jai White. His reps told us that White believed the shoot was a business basic for the game.

What Say You about the MK video?

As IGN Movies continues to clue down what absolutely the video is, What Say You about it? Clearly, this footage, which runs shy of 8 minutes, is bigger than the accumulated active times of the antecedent live-action films. Could this be the axis point videogame movies charge to breach the box appointment and analytical stigma - added Seven abrasive and beneath Prince of Persia everything?

Put down your old SNES and Genesis controllers and accord us an assessment or six in the Comments. Oh, and wherever this video came from - acknowledge you, Internet. Acknowledge you.