Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 for the Xbox 360 offers an online version of this classic arcade game. There has recently been a retro-gaming revolution with the re-introduction or re-building of classic 2D arcade games in versions that work for online play using the Xbox 360. This version of Ultimate Mortal Kombat offers improved sound effects, great music, versus screen codes online, and a four player versus challenge mode to give players an improved arcade experience on the Xbox 360.
With Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 on Xbox 360 the timing and game play from the original game are duplicated very close to perfectly. The best thing is that the timing and game play work just as well for online matches. However if you happen to find an opponent who has a slow internet connection there may be some lag time.
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 Xbox 360 is the descendant of the original Mortal Kombat that was so popular in the early 90’s. There were two well known fighting games at that time, MK and Street Fighter. Each of those games had their strong points and each was original and had many new features. Originally MK had a realistic look with vicious finishing moves and violent fatalities. Each new version of the game has become more graphic and extreme. The original Mortal Kombat was known as a mile marker in the history of fighting games because of the never before seen block button and digitized actors.
Over the years Mortal Kombat has gone through several versions and improvements, adaptations to different consoles and now the addition of online game play. Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 Xbox 360 is a surprisingly accurate version of the original arcade game. The game download Mortal Kombat 3 Xbox 360 is running around $10 and the ability to play online is surely worth that price. After all Mortal Kombat was never much fun to play alone, by going online players can get a real challenge by fighting against other online players any time day or night.
The online play of Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 Xbox 360 offers two different modes. The “one on one” fight which can be played as a ranked or unranked game or the unranked only mode “versus challenger” provides different styles of matches and different challenges. Four separate players can connect and wait their turn in a winner continues set of matches. The players who are not participating in the match can watch the fighting while they wait for their turn.
Sadly for those who are not familiar with Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 Xbox 360 moves there is no move list or information included with the game download. This means you have to remember or locate a list somewhere in order to be able to perform moves such as finishing moves, and each individual fighter’s special moves.
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 on the Xbox 360 gives players a whole new slant on this classic arcade game and by offering the ability to go online players will never have to search for an opponent amongst their friends.