Mortal Kombat 11 - Summer - Week 3


Hello fighters! Welcome to the first ever season of NUEL Mortal Kombat where we give you the opportunity to battle it out against fellow students from across the country in epic 1 day biweekly tournaments. Battle your way to the top and claim the title of being one of the best university MK11 players in the UK!

We encourage students of all skill levels across the UK to get involved. Multiple teams from the same university are welcome.

So what are you waiting for? Lets Fight!

Platform: PC

How to register

Once you’ve registered an account on the NUEL and verified your student status, you can either create your own team, or join an existing one from your university

Player registration closes a few days before the tournament starts; so be sure to sign up in time.

Need help?

Need help? Feel free to look through our rules doc to see if that clears up your issue. We also highly recommend you join the NUEL Discord where you can message our dedicated team of admins day or night! Additionally you can also reach us at support@thenuel.com


Stage Date
Registration open June 17
Registration close July 10
Tournament start date July 11


Position Prize
1st TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD


Double Elimination: Best of Three (3)

Grand Finals will be Best of Five (5) with option of brakcet reset from losers bracket

Mortal Kombat 11 Ruleset

Game Settings

  • Game Version: PC
  • Game Settings: Tournament Mode Default Options
  • Rounds: First to Two
  • Timer: 90 seconds
  • Arena Select: Off
  • Stage Select - Tournament
  • Interactables: On
  • Variations: Tournament Mode Variations

Match Procedure

The following steps outline the process of playing a match:

  1. Players select their sides
  2. Players select their characters
  3. The Players play the first Game of the Match
    • If a Mercy is performed, the Game outcome is delayed and the result afterwards are then official.
  4. The losing Player of the preceding Game may choose to change characters.
  5. The next Game is played.
  6. Repeat steps 4 and 5 for all subsequent Games until the Match is complete.

All standard arcade sticks and controllers are permitted. Macro functions (e.g. turbo buttons) and wireless controllers other than DualShock 4 are not permitted.

Players need to be ready to play within ten (10) minutes of the Match start time or may forfeit the match.


Position Prize
1st TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD

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The tournament consists of three (3) biweekley double elimination tournaments that are not linked (except in regards to seeding) and each tournament will be prized separately.

Each series will be first to two (2), with the winner progressing in the tournament and the loser either being eliminated or moved into the losers bracket.

The grand final will be a first to three (3) series with a bracket reset if the player from the winners bracket loses the first series.

Tournament nights are every other week on a Wednesday with check ins required to ensure that you’re provided matches for that days tournament.

Week Matches at 7:00pm Checkin closes Format
Week 1 July 11 6:30pm Double Elim Tournament
Week 2 July 24 6:30pm Double Elim Tournament
Week 3 Aug 7 6:30pm Double Elim Tournament


Double Elimination: Best of three (3)

Grand Finals will be Best of five (5) with option of bracket reset from losers bracket.

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