Megan Fox Unveils Her Role as Vampire Nitara in Mortal Kombat 1

Megan Fox, the renowned Hollywood actress, is venturing into the realms of virtual combat as she lends her voice to the enigmatic vampire character, Nitara, in the highly-anticipated Mortal Kombat 1. In a recent announcement by NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros. Games on Wednesday, September 6, Fox’s involvement in the iconic franchise has sent shockwaves of excitement through the gaming community.

Megan Fox at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Under the Creative Commons License, image courtesy of Gordon Correll.

Nitara, a cunning vampire hailing from the eerie domain of Vaeternus, is set to become one of the game’s pivotal characters, driven by her quest to protect her vampire kin. Her in-game arsenal features a deadly combination of claws, fangs, and awe-inspiring aerial maneuvers, as showcased in a thrilling trailer released alongside the announcement.

Describing her character in a teaser video, Fox remarked, “She comes from this weird realm. She’s a type of vampire creature. She’s evil but she’s also good. She’s trying to save her people. I really like her. She’s a vampire, which resonates for whatever reason. It’s cool to be in the game because I’m not really just voicing [the character], she’s kind of… me.”

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Games.

Fox’s excitement about her involvement in the game was palpable as she mentioned, “I grew up playing Mortal Kombat and can’t believe that I’m voicing a character in the new game. It’s an honor to be a part of one of the greatest video game legacies of all time.”

Nitara originally made her debut in the Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance video game back in 2002, and since then, she has garnered a devoted following among fans of the franchise. While her appearances in previous games were limited, her return to Mortal Kombat 1 is set to rekindle the enthusiasm of long-time fans and introduce her captivating persona to a new generation of gamers.

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Games.

Mortal Kombat 1, which was first announced in May, promises a fresh take on the legendary franchise, offering “reimagined versions of iconic characters as they’ve never been seen before,” according to a news release from Warner Bros. Games. David Haddad, President of Warner Bros. Games, expressed his anticipation for the game, stating, “With Mortal Kombat 1, we are bringing a reimagined universe to the legendary franchise which has captivated gamers for more than 30 years and continues to top itself.”

In addition to Mortal Kombat 1, Warner Bros. Games is introducing the Kameo Fighter system, featuring a unique roster of partner characters, further enhancing the game’s depth and excitement.

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Games.

Mortal Kombat 1 is scheduled for release on September 19 and will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC. Gamers can choose from various editions, with the Standard Edition priced at $69.99, the Premium Edition at $109.99 (available on September 14), and the Mortal Kombat 1 Kollector’s Edition at $249.99. With Megan Fox bringing Nitara to life, Mortal Kombat 1 is set to deliver an unforgettable gaming experience that seamlessly combines Hollywood glamour with the relentless combat action fans have come to love.

Here’s a sneak peek at Fox embodying the role of Nitara!


Mortal Kombat 1 represents the freshest addition to the highly-regarded Mortal Kombat video game series, meticulously crafted by the renowned NetherRealm Studios. In this latest installment, players will be introduced to a reinvigorated Mortal Kombat Universe, meticulously shaped by the Fire God Liu Kang. This revitalized universe promises a novel perspective on iconic characters, offering gamers a chance to experience them like never before.

Expect a host of exciting features in Mortal Kombat 1, including an innovative fighting system, a diverse range of game modes, bone-crushing finishing moves that are sure to leave players in awe, and much more. This game is poised to push the boundaries of the Mortal Kombat franchise and provide an exhilarating experience for both devoted fans and newcomers to the series.

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  1. Nana

    I ❤️ KM
    On a more related note, I wonder how much of her likeness will be used 👀

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