According to Finnish gaming magazine Pelaaja, Kung Lao will return to the Mortal Kombat franchise in the upcoming fighter for PS4 and Xbox One, Mortal Kombat X.
A fansite dedicated to Mortal Kombat called TestYourMight has translated some of the article in question, revealing the names of Kung Lao’s three fighting styles – Hat Trick, Tempest and Buzz Saw.
According to the translation of the article, Tempest focuses on spinning attacks, while Buzz Saw uses Kung Lao’s razor sharp hat lined with blades. The Hat Trick also utilises the fighter’s hat, but in a trickster style of play that revolves around sending out and calling the hat back on a whim.
Considering Mortal Kombat X takes place long after the events of 2011’s Mortal Kombat, Kung Lao is now considerably older in appearance. We’re still waiting on an official trailer for the character, though a picture was humorously tweeted of Kung Lao on the side of a trailer. Literally…