Mortal Kombat It is extremely popular and in recent years opened the doors for personalities from other franchises to appear as guest fighters and participate in the matches in the company of Scorpion, Sub-Zero, and so on. Of course, fans want to see their favorite characters in games, although that is not always possible.
This week, popular actor Keanu Reeves revealed in an interview that he wouldn’t want to see John Wick or Neo in the franchise. Mortal Kombat. Although he did not delve into the subject, it seems that he does not like the idea that 2 of his most important characters are victims of terrible fatalities. Of course, his statements disappointed many fans.
Ed Boon: I don’t want to see an MK character appear in a John Wick or Matrix movie
How could it be otherwise, Keanu Reeves’ words reached the ears of Ed Boon, co-creator of Mortal Kombat and current director of NetherRealm Studios.
The creative took to his social networks to make fun of the recent statements of the Canadian actor with a funny message that shows his characteristic sense of humor full of sarcasm.
“ I don’t want to see an MK character appear in a John Wick or Matrix movie. As cool as those movies are, I just don’t think they are a good fit.”
– E. Boon
— Ed Boon (@noobde) November 24, 2021
“I don’t want to see a MK character appear in a movie John Wick O Matrix. As interesting as those movies are, I don’t think they fit well, ”Ed Boon wrote on his Twitter account.
As we can read, the NetherRealm Studios director paraphrased Keanu Reeves’ original statements and put a comedic spin on the post. His message, as expected, caused mixed reactions in his followers, as there were those who claimed that he made fun of the actor.
We must remember that Neo was very close to appearing in 2 video games from the studio. In an interview, Ed Boon revealed that Warner Bros. had plans to bring the lead from Matrix a Mortal Kombat 9, but NetherRealm Studios rejected the idea. Likewise, the character was close to being a fighter in Injustice 2.
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