If you thought you knew all the secrets to the original Mortal Kombat arcade trilogy, guess again! Fans are sharing a new secret menu on Youtube that features all of the endings for your favorite characters and other neat tricks. See the video below:
We’ve had hints of these secrets, but chances are that there are more secrets we have yet to discover:
This development comes after various interviews with Boon from the early 2000s. During that time, he off-handedly mentioned that there were some secrets in the original “Mortal Kombat” games that had yet to be discovered. While not confirmed by Ed directly, it’s assumed that these EJB menus were exactly what he was teasing.
The kind folks at DesignTrend.com provide the codes to access these secret menus:
Those that would like to see the EJB menus for themselves can use the button presses below on applicable arcade cabinets. It may take several attempts to trigger.
P1 (5), P2 (10), P1 (2), P2 (1), P1 (2), P2 (3), P1 (4)
P1 (5), P2 (10), P1 (2), P2 (8), P1 (2)
P1 (5), P2 (10), P1 (3), P2 (1), P1 (2), P2 (2), P1 (3), P2 (4)
Save those codes folks, you will be glad to use them at the first chance you get your hands on one of these classic arcade titles. The innovations set forth by the Mortal Kombat team keep satisfying fans for decades after their original release. Arcade creators out there take note!