International DJ Dimitri Vegas and Actor Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, a.k.a. The Mountain from HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” to Battle Head-to-Head in Mortal Kombat™ 11 at Gamescom 2019
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios today announced that international DJ Dimitri Vegas and actor Haf?ór Júlíus Björnsson, also known as The Mountain from HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” will battle head-to-head in Mortal Kombat™ 11 via two different live matchups at Gamescom 2019 in Cologne, Germany.
First, Gamescom attendees can watch the EDM artist, Vegas, face-off in Mortal Kombat™11 against the Icelandic strongman, Björnsson, in the “The Music vs. The Muscle” matchup at the Google Stadia consumer booth, located in Hall 9 of the Koelnmesse, on 22nd August at 3.30 p.m. BST. Mortal Kombat™11 on Stadia will also be playable for the first time at the Stadia consumer booth during show hours.
Immediately following, fans can catch the second matchup on 22nd August at 4.30 p.m. BST as Vegas and Björnsson duke it out again on Mortal Kombat™ 11 at the Xbox Open Doors fan experience within the Gloria Theatre. This match-up will be livestreamed and can be viewed on Mixer and the NetherRealm Twitch channel. During this livestream, the new trailer for the upcoming Dimitri Vegas as Sub-Zero character skin will be revealed. The skin will be available for all Mortal Kombat™ 11 owners on 22nd August for PlayStationÒ 4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo SwitchÔ. Additionally, the latest Mortal Kombat™ 11 downloadable content (DLC) character, Nightwolf, will be playable at Xbox Open Doors from 21st – 23rd August from 4.00-9.00 p.m. BST.