Mortal Kombat 1 Gets Switch Update, Visual Improvements, More

Mortal Kombat 1 launched successfully on Nintendo Switch, but it wasn’t perfect. Ed Boon, the game’s director, promised “absolutely” an update to fix these issues on the hybrid platform, and one has been released.

The latest Nintendo update includes balance changes, fixes, loading time and performance improvements, and visual enhancements. Below are the patch notes with details:

Mortal Kombat 1 – Switch Update (October 11th, 2023)


  • Season 1 of Invasions
  • Gameplay balance changes
  • Leaderboard fixes
  • Visual improvements and general bug fixes
  • Performance improvements
  • Loading time improvements
  • Stability fixes
  • Localization fixes

Also, Mortal Kombat 1 may be revealed at New York Comic Con 2023 this week. Boon has ruled out an OmniMan gameplay trailer, but something else may be shown.