Being born from a glitch isn’t the only trait Mortal Kombat’s Skarlet shares with her male ninja counterpart, Ermac. While Ermac is composed of the souls of several fallen warriors, Skarlet is an infusion of the blood of many, created using sorcery. Netherrealm Studios explained her origin in a new trailer:
Skarlet will be added as a downloadable character to Mortal Kombat’s roster on June 21st. The end of the trailer shows that Kenshi, Rain (the purple ninja) and a third mysterious character are in the works, too.
Judging by his silhouette, Rain looks like he might be sporting his classic ninja look, as opposed to his “Prince of Persia” look in Mortal Kombat: Armageddon: