The Predator hunts it’s prey in Mortal Kombat today

Mortal Kombat Season Pass owners will be getting a new character today in the form of The Predator. The alien hunter who was first introduced in the 1988 action-sci-fi-horror movie under the same name, the character will join another horror icon, Jason of Friday the 13th fame, in the Mortal Kombat tournament.

As with all fighters in MKX, The Predator comes with three variation styles. The first being the Warrior, which uses leaping attacks that are perfect for those players who are constantly on the attack. The second variant is the Hish-Qu-Ten, which opens up the Predator’s famous Plasma Cannon, improving the Predator’s range attacks. Finally have the Hunter, which uses traps to hang other fighters.

The Predator also comes with a costume pack which features Commando Johnny, Infrared Scorpion and none other than Carl Weathers variation of Jax, voiced by the actor himself. Another DLC pack includes a 4 piece classic Fatality, which is confirmed for Scorpion, Sub-Zero and Johnny Cage at the moment. The Predator, Fatality pack and Costume pack will be free this week for those who purchased the Season Pass, for everyone else, the DLC packs will be available on July 14th, and bundled for $7.99.