Publisher Mortal Kombat 11 WB Games gave an official comment on the ban
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Mortal Kombat 11 in Ukraine does not appear
23 APR needs to be held out of the game Mortal Kombat 11 – fighting in the famous game universe. However, before the Ukraine game will not get than upset millions of gamers in the country – the project has already withdrawn from the digital distribution services PlayStation Store and Steam. Now the fighting game publisher WB Games gave an official comment on this issue.
The press service of the company said that the game decided not to release on the territory of Ukraine due to the local legislation, afraid to break local laws.
TWITTERApril 15, 2019
We canceled the release of Mortal Kombat 11 on the Ukrainian market, in order not to violate local laws. Our decision may be revised on the basis of changes in legislation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
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The company did not explain which law has been violated by the game, but in the comments gamers have suggested that this is due to the costume of the heroine of the Scarlet. Nether Realm recently announced appearance under the name Kold War Skarlet (“Scarlet Cold war”), which contains Soviet symbols. In 2015, Ukraine adopted article 219, which prohibits the use of paraphernalia by a combination of a sickle, a hammer, or five-pointed star.
Most likely cancel the game related to the costume of the heroine of the Kold War with Skarlet is banned in Ukraine symbols
Surprisingly, the game was banned entirely, because you can just cut the skin from the game, as in his time did the developers of Dota 2, removing the skeletons and sewing up the belly Pudge, and in Germany from Wolfenstein removed Nazi symbols and a Hitler mustache to comply with the law.
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