Another Glitch Character Becomes Reality With Mortal Kombat’s Skarlet DLC

This article is over 13 years old and may contain outdated information

In addition to the “Klassic Skins” DLC, NetherRealm Studios also have downloadable characters coming to Mortal Kombat. The first of these is Skarlet, a red female ninja:

Recommended Videos



Interestingly, Skarlet has a history similar to Ermac, the red male ninja variant. While both Ermac and Scarlet — as she was dubbed at the time — were thought to be new characters in Mortal Kombat II, they were actually the result of colour glitches involving Scorpion and Kitana.


Scarlet glitch image sourced from the Mortal Kombat Wiki.

Siliconera is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more about our Affiliate Policy
related content
Related Content
Image of Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.