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MKXHook is a plugin for PC version of Mortal Kombat X.

MKXHook only works with latest Steam version! DirectX 11 (default) only! If you use DirectX 10 or DirectX 9 switches, please remove them.



60 FPS PatchRemoves 30 fps lock from X-Rays, intros and fatalities. If your PC does not have required hardware, turning this option on might have negative impact on perfomance!
NPC FixesFemale NPCs correctly play “Finish Her” and all NPCs can be finished. Rain now uses Kung Lao’s victory pose.
Disable Sweat EffectDisables the sweat effect that appears during fights.
 Menu Features
Character ModifierPlay as NPCs - Rain, Baraka, Sindel or Corrupted Shinnok. Change forced character in story mode or other modes.
Stage ModifierChange stage to anything in any game mode.
Variation ManagerLoad multiple variations for one character. Use other character variations (this will crash with certain variations!)
Player ControlChange speed and scale of players. Scale setting is visual only!
Speed ModifierChange game speed, enjoy fights in slowmotion!
Camera ControlFreeze camera position & rotation. Freely move and rotate camera with keyboard hotkeys. Play in predefined custom camera modes: 3RD Person 1ST Person
ScriptCall script functions to perform taunts and more!
CheatsAll cheats can be toggled for both P1 and P2: Infinite Health, Zero Health, 1 Health, Infinite Super Bar
Misc.Unlock all costumes. Disable combo scaling. Toggle AI type for P1/P2.


If you only want to use the 60 FPS feature from this plugin, download the 60 FPS only version.


Download Download (60 FPS Patch only)


Extract to Binaries\Retail folder of Mortal Kombat X.

If you are not sure how to find your Mortal Kombat X folder, search for it in your Steam library then right click on the entry and select Manage->Browse local files.

Archive breakdown:


If installed correctly, a notification will appear informing that the plugin was installed and is ready to use. By default F1 or L3+R3 on a controller will open or close in-game menu.

You might need to turn off in-game V-Sync if 60 fps patch is not applied

Controller Support

Any XInput compatible gamepad should work.

Gamepad Controls

L3 + R3Open/Close menu
XAdjust menu
D-PadMove/ Scale menu in adjust mode
Left StickMove menu in adjust mode


MKXHook can be configured using MKXHook.ini file - you can open it with any text editor.

If you are not sure what to type where, here’s a quick reference guide:

b - option can be true or false

i - option can be any number in decimal (1) or hex format (0x1)

All options have a comment attached to them.

Steam Guide

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