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5 July 2015
NetherRealm Studios have released a new compatibility patch in anticipation of Predator’s arrival in Mortal Kombat X on July 7 for owners of the Kombat Pack.

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Patch 1.07 introduces a number of new additions, including a free Klassic Ermac skin that is available to all players. The update also includes previews for three new skins that will come bundled with Predator, including MK3 Jax, MK3 Kung Lao and MK4 Quan Chi. Also of note is that Jax, Johnny Cage, Kitana, Kung Lao, Mileena, Scorpion, Sonya Blade and Sub-Zero all seem to have gained a third Fatality, although they are currently locked. The update also lays the foundation for Mortal Kombat X’s fourth downloadable kombatant, allowing fans their first look at Tremor’s biography.

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Patch 1.07 continues to balance and provide fixes specific to Mortal Kombat X’s playable kombatants, as detailed below:

• D’Vorah (Swarm Queen): Added 2 buffer frames on Bug Bomb dash cancel combos if the opponent is in hit stun
• Ferra/Torr: Grab-N Stab now does full damage when thrown backwards
• Ferra/Torr (Lackey): Back Breaker now does full damage when thrown backwards
• Jacqui Briggs: Added 7 damage to Bionic Blast in all variations
• Kitana (Royal Storm): Bounce Back has 14 frame startup (down from 23 frames)
• Kitana (Assassin): Punishing Poke now correctly gets a damage buff from Sharpen / Razor Blade
• Kitana (Mournful): Reduced the block stun on the first Glaive of the Enhanced Glaive Throw by 8 (no longer jails from up close at min range)
• Kung Lao (Tempest): Orbiting Hat is +12 on block (down from +27)
• Liu Kang (Flame Fist): Fixed a bug where the recovery on Shaolin Flame (24) and Shaolin-ferno (15) using the other’s value
• Shinnok: Hell Sparks/Hell Blast when enhanced is +14 on block (down from +24)
• Tanya: Slight damage scaling adjustments
• Tanya: Removed the invulnerability frames on her Teleports
• Tanya: Added 10 recovery frames after landing from a Teleport naturally
• Tanya: Added 10 recovery frames after landing from a Teleport after a missed or blocked normal attack
• Tanya: You can no longer chain into ground attacks or 2in1 special cancel after landing from a Teleport after a blocked jump attack
• Tanya (Pyromancer): Added 5 recovery frames to Air Fire Blasts after a Teleport


Keep it locked to Kamidogu as we continue our in-depth coverage of Mortal Kombat X. Expect to see a full guide for Predator on launch day, along with his biography, full moves list, tower ending and finishing moves captured in full high definition at 60 frames per second.

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