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* VideoGame/MortalKombat1 as a whole has some pretty good tunes, but particular noteworthiness must go to the Genesis port which remixed almost all of the music to fit the Genesis' sound chip. And it did so damn fine, courtesy of expert Genesis composer Matt Furniss. To give an example, here's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1a1VQ5CelwQ his take on the game's main menu theme]]. His themes are so beloved by fans that some consider his arrangements ''better'' than even Dan Forden's original versions.
* VideoGame/MortalKombatX:
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF3C_UYLCtk Round 1 music for the Jinsei Chamber stage.]]

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* VideoGame/MortalKombat1 ''VideoGame/MortalKombat1'' as a whole has some pretty good tunes, but particular noteworthiness must go to the Genesis port which remixed almost all of the music to fit the Genesis' sound chip. And it did so damn fine, courtesy of expert Genesis composer Matt Furniss. To give an example, here's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1a1VQ5CelwQ his take on the game's main menu theme]]. His themes are so beloved by fans that some consider his arrangements ''better'' than even Dan Forden's original versions.
* VideoGame/MortalKombatX:
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF3C_UYLCtk Round 1 music for the Jinsei Chamber stage.]]
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%%** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF3C_UYLCtk Round 1 music for the Jinsei Chamber stage.]]
* VideoGame/MortalKombat11''VideoGame/MortalKombat11'':



** "Check Yo Self" by Music/IceCube, heard in the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbMqcFvtMN8 "Old Skool vs. New Skool" Trailer]].



** The song that plays during the start of the credits, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJsDHll1-i8 "Rise"]]. Listen closely, and you'll realize it's a remix of the song used in the debut trailer. [[spoiler:Coming off Story Mode's ending, it truly does feel make you feel like you've witnessed the end of an era.]]

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** The song that plays during the start of the credits, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJsDHll1-i8 "Rise"]]."Rise"]] plays during the start of the credits. Listen closely, and you'll realize it's a remix of the song used in the debut trailer. [[spoiler:Coming off Story Mode's ending, it truly does feel make you feel like you've witnessed the end of an era.]]



* VideoGame/MortalKombatMythologiesSubZero: Arguably the best part of the whole game, keeping in track with the franchise's record of great music. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Quan Chi]]'s boss theme is an intense, threatening tune, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Shinnok]]'s subsequent fight having a track that is somehow both ethereal and groovy, until it [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR6_Kex6NWM kicks into high gear]] during the Beast/Corrupted Shinnok phase, as short (and difficult) as it is.
* Film/MortalKombatTheMovie:
** Besides [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kn8KlZF5Jc8 the main theme]], there's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pU7gPxDsFjE the remix of said theme]] by Music/UtahSaints, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiaV61CLMfQ the instrumental version of "Control"]] that plays while Liu Kang and Reptile are fighting, "Halycon and On and On"... and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
** The soundtrack is ''still'' the best-selling game-to-movie soundtrack ever and was the fastest EDM album ever to reach 1 million sales in the U.S. at the time, doing it in 10 days.

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* VideoGame/MortalKombatMythologiesSubZero: Arguably %%** "Check Yo Self" by Music/IceCube, heard in the best part of the whole game, keeping in track with the franchise's record of great music. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbMqcFvtMN8 "Old Skool vs. New Skool" Trailer]].
* ''VideoGame/MortalKombatMythologiesSubZero'': [[https://www.
youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Quan Chi]]'s boss theme is an intense, threatening tune, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Shinnok]]'s subsequent fight having a track that is somehow both ethereal and groovy, until it [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR6_Kex6NWM kicks into high gear]] during the Beast/Corrupted Shinnok phase, as short (and difficult) as it is.
* Film/MortalKombatTheMovie:
**
''Film/MortalKombatTheMovie''[='=]s soundtrack is ''still'' the best-selling game-to-movie soundtrack ever and was the fastest EDM album ever to reach 1 million sales in the U.S. at the time, doing it in 10 days. Besides [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kn8KlZF5Jc8 the main theme]], there's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pU7gPxDsFjE the remix of said theme]] by Music/UtahSaints, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiaV61CLMfQ the instrumental version of "Control"]] that plays while Liu Kang and Reptile are fighting, "Halycon and On and On"... and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
** The soundtrack is ''still'' the best-selling game-to-movie soundtrack ever and was the fastest EDM album ever to reach 1 million sales in the U.S. at the time, doing it in 10 days.
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* WesternAnimation/MortalKombatDefendersOfTheRealm:
** One of show's stronger points was Jonathan Sloate's score. Just listen to the [[https://youtu.be/0n6Der8xIts?t=19m35s ending theme]] (which is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to the movie's main theme).
** The second episode also uses Psykosonik's "It Has Begun" and "Deeper Down" by Sister Machine Gun.
* Series/MortalKombatConquest:
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P89PxsojAEc The intro theme]].
** "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGePvcPPXjg Eternal Warrior]]", the track that plays in the very first fight in the series between Kung Lao and Shang Tsung.
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcQLlHRL7vQ&t=30s track that plays]] during Kung Lao's battle with Rain in "Shadow of a Doubt".
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSMwRtXu-eg&t=11s track that plays]] during Reptile's battle with the other Zaterran council member.

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* WesternAnimation/MortalKombatDefendersOfTheRealm:
**
One of show's ''WesternAnimation/MortalKombatDefendersOfTheRealm''[='=]s stronger points was Jonathan Sloate's score. Just listen to the [[https://youtu.be/0n6Der8xIts?t=19m35s ending theme]] (which is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to the movie's main theme).
** %%** The second episode also uses Psykosonik's "It Has Begun" and "Deeper Down" by Sister Machine Gun.
* Series/MortalKombatConquest:
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%%* ''Series/MortalKombatConquest'':
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[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P89PxsojAEc The intro theme]].
** %%** "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGePvcPPXjg Eternal Warrior]]", the track that plays in the very first fight in the series between Kung Lao and Shang Tsung.
** %%** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcQLlHRL7vQ&t=30s track that plays]] during Kung Lao's battle with Rain in "Shadow of a Doubt".
** %%** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSMwRtXu-eg&t=11s track that plays]] during Reptile's battle with the other Zaterran council member.

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* VideoGame/MortalKombat1 as a whole has some pretty good tunes, but particular noteworthiness must go to the Genesis port which remixed almost all of the music to fit the Genesis' sound chip. And it did so damn fine, courtesy of expert Genesis composer Matt Furniss. To give an example, here's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1a1VQ5CelwQ his take on the game's main menu theme]]. His themes are so beloved by fans that some consider his arrangements ''better'' than even Dan Forden's original versions.
* VideoGame/MortalKombatX:
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF3C_UYLCtk Round 1 music for the Jinsei Chamber stage.]]
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Z60qzCEAzE The main theme.]] Makes you want to hang around the menus for a while and prepare for the upcoming fight.
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=doF0b7StpT0 "The Destroyed City"]], one of the more popular themes on the soundtrack, and a good throwback to the style of music featured in the 3D fighting games.
* VideoGame/MortalKombat11
** The trailer for Geras' reveal uses a brutal instrumental version of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgIRnD9ZTds "Decimator"]] by All Good Things.
** The launch trailer has a pretty impressive remix of the classic "Mortal Kombat" theme.
** The Tournament stage in the game itself uses a different, but no less kickass version of the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nt_RgXMmtlA "Techno Syndrome"]].
** "Check Yo Self" by Music/IceCube, heard in the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbMqcFvtMN8 "Old Skool vs. New Skool" Trailer]].
** For the stage music themselves, a lot of fans particularly like the somber "Shang Tsung's Island Ruins" and the trap-meets-metal of "Black Dragon Fight Club".
** Shao Kahn's trailer uses the balls-crushingly ''[[https://youtu.be/QwY6YDulZpY awesome]]'' "Soul Crusher" by Liquid Cinema.
** The song that plays during the start of the credits, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJsDHll1-i8 "Rise"]]. Listen closely, and you'll realize it's a remix of the song used in the debut trailer. [[spoiler:Coming off Story Mode's ending, it truly does feel make you feel like you've witnessed the end of an era.]]
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKqYr-DkDNE&t Spawn's trailer]] uses two songs; a pitched down version of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NPKGYbcuCM "IX"]] and a ''spine-chilling'' instrumental of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jeYL942I9s "Scattering the Ashes"]].
* VideoGame/MortalKombatMythologiesSubZero: Arguably the best part of the whole game, keeping in track with the franchise's record of great music. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Quan Chi]]'s boss theme is an intense, threatening tune, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Dlrq2rDSE Shinnok]]'s subsequent fight having a track that is somehow both ethereal and groovy, until it [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR6_Kex6NWM kicks into high gear]] during the Beast/Corrupted Shinnok phase, as short (and difficult) as it is.
* Film/MortalKombatTheMovie:
** Besides [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kn8KlZF5Jc8 the main theme]], there's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pU7gPxDsFjE the remix of said theme]] by Music/UtahSaints, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiaV61CLMfQ the instrumental version of "Control"]] that plays while Liu Kang and Reptile are fighting, "Halycon and On and On"... and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
** The soundtrack is ''still'' the best-selling game-to-movie soundtrack ever and was the fastest EDM album ever to reach 1 million sales in the U.S. at the time, doing it in 10 days.
* Even as bad as [[Film/MortalKombatAnnihilation the second movie]] is, the music is still awesome. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dePaRih9Kzs The redone theme]] is a highlight.
* WesternAnimation/MortalKombatDefendersOfTheRealm:
** One of show's stronger points was Jonathan Sloate's score. Just listen to the [[https://youtu.be/0n6Der8xIts?t=19m35s ending theme]] (which is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to the movie's main theme).
** The second episode also uses Psykosonik's "It Has Begun" and "Deeper Down" by Sister Machine Gun.
* Series/MortalKombatConquest:
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P89PxsojAEc The intro theme]].
** "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGePvcPPXjg Eternal Warrior]]", the track that plays in the very first fight in the series between Kung Lao and Shang Tsung.
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcQLlHRL7vQ&t=30s track that plays]] during Kung Lao's battle with Rain in "Shadow of a Doubt".
** The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSMwRtXu-eg&t=11s track that plays]] during Reptile's battle with the other Zaterran council member.

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