Mortal Kombat Legacy – Episode 1

The highly anticipated new Mortal Kombat video game comes out next week. In connection with the game, Mortal Kombat: Legacy the web series was created by Kevin Tancharoen. It was originally conceived after a “pitch” video entitled Mortal Kombat: Rebirth was released about a year ago. The first episode premiered today on Machinma.com’s YouTube.

It stars Michael Jai White (Spawn) as Jackson Briggs/Jax, Jeri Ryan (Star Trek Enterprise) as Sonya Blade, Darren Shahlavi (BloodRayne) as Kano and Tahmoh Penikett (Battlestar Galactica) as Kurtis Stryker. More characters are expected to be in future episodes. Enjoy the premiere episode below.

Black Dynamite Trailer

The role Michael Jai White was born to play! I ain’t talking about Spawn, I’m talking about Black Dynamite! This send up of blacksploitation films of the 70’s looks right on. Its seems to be a true parody, right down to the film stock. We’ll see if the finished product lives up to this awesome trailer. Buzz Pirates has its eyes on the potential of Black Dynamite which comes out October 16.