Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
User Icon
Rank
Posts198
Likes0 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 02:16 PM EDT
I voted for Mr. Saibot. LOL. Sorry, I couldn't resist saying that.
User Icon
  • New ZealandNew Zealand
Rank
Posts541
Likes33 received
104 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 02:42 PM EDT
Noob Saibot. Bi-Han is the best character in the MK universe. I love Sindel though
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts2909
Likes23 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 04:12 PM EDT
Noob, hands down.

Honestly? I just want to see Sindel be....Sindel. The real Queen Sindel. Not the mindless puppet niche they've nestled her into.
Deception era Sindel was the tits. Cool, calm, but powerful and ready to take action on behalf of all things good.

Maybe then I'd like the gal a bit more than I have in recent years.
"Life, for all it's anguish, is ours Miss Ives. It belongs to no other." - Ferdinand Lyle
User Icon
  • ScotlandScotland
Rank
Posts1161
Likes9 received
5 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 06:00 PM EDT
Moveset: Noob Saibot.

Personality: Noob Saibot. I find Sindel annoying, personally.

Design: Noob Saibot.

Finishers: Noob Saibot.

Backstory: Tie.

In a fight: Sindel, considering how she single-handedly offed a shit load of characters.

Noob wins 4-1-1.

why
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts4859
Likes453 received
129 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 08:24 PM EDT
My vote goes to Noob Saibot. I've got more than a few reasons, but I'll always say this is the biggest...


His Deception ending still stands as one of the coolest "full circle" moments this series has ever known. Sadly, the reveal felt marginalized in MK9(story mode will never be the best way to advance the story), but, so did many other things. Noob Saibot is awesome, and I look forward to what's next for the character.

You work with what you got...not what you hope for.

User Icon
  • CanadaCanada
Rank
Posts1430
Likes2 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 09:06 PM EDT
voted noob because i identify with the character

cause i'm a noob lol!
We've got chicken tonight. Strangest damn things. They're man made.
User Icon
  • CanadaCanada
Rank
Posts5632
Likes235 received
1199 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/24/2016 10:54 PM EDT
Yet another tough choice...

Screamin banshee or deadly shadow... I do like both. Sindel's MK3 fireball looked cool.

Voting for the OG Bi-Han though.
I'd type more, but I had eye surgery thismorning.



Ka-Tra
User Icon
Rank
Posts18959
Likes716 received
977 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 05:50 AM EDT

A generational grudge match! Ermac was created by the dark magic of Shao Kahn. Assembled from the souls of defeated warriors he became one of The Emperor's deadliest enforcers! Jacqui Briggs is a second generation member of the Special Forces. As daughter of Jax, it was as if fate demanded she face the creature who brutalized her father. Can one young soldier beat a one-man army? Choose their destiny!... FIGHT!


What do you like? Hit the Toasty thumbs up on articles and forum posts for a quick response!
User Icon
  • AustraliaAustralia
Rank
Posts624
Likes123 received
18 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 06:05 AM EDT
Unlike the majority, I much prefer Ermac as a wizard-type character than ninja. It makes much more sense. I don't see someone made of thousands of souls flip-flopping everywhere, instead, I see a Doctor Strange/Fate mystic who is more of an energy-based fighter rather than hand-to-hand. This could also explain his slightly thin arms.
User Icon
  • AfghanistanAfghanistan
Rank
Posts1876
Likes0 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 06:52 AM EDT
Ermac
Avatar is part of fanart created by Esau13
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts4859
Likes453 received
129 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 07:36 AM EDT
Ermac, because Jacqui is near Cassie level awful.

Aww damn, indeed.

You work with what you got...not what you hope for.

User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts2909
Likes23 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 07:48 AM EDT
Ermac.

Still not sure how I feel about his newer base design (skinny waist), But regardless, he's still 637890 miles ahead of Jacqui for me.
"Life, for all it's anguish, is ours Miss Ives. It belongs to no other." - Ferdinand Lyle
User Icon
  • ScotlandScotland
Rank
Posts1161
Likes9 received
5 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 10:04 AM EDT
Moveset: Ermac, hands down.

Personality: Ermac.

Design: Ermac. He has some of the best designs in the entire franchise.

Finishers: Ermac. The one where he lifts the opponent into the air and pulls out all of their organs is amazing.

Backstory: Ermac.

In a fight: Ermac losing to Stryker and Jacqui was story mode bullshit and you know it, so Ermac.

Ermac wins 6-0-0.
why
User Icon
  • SwedenSweden
Rank
Posts11753
Likes139 received
56 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 10:38 AM EDT
I'm not crazy about Ermac in MKX but the legacy of his character is worth a vote much more than the really weak debut of Jacqui. Maybe Jacqui could be good one day if they give her a stronger gimmick and design (Cybernetic legs... think about it...) but she's by far the weakest of the newcomers and one of my least favorite MK characters.
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts3290
Likes4 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 11:19 AM EDT
Lmaooo poor Jacqui didn't stand a chance XD

Ermac x10000000

User Icon
Rank
Posts198
Likes0 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 12:31 PM EDT
MacyG88 Wrote:
Unlike the majority, I much prefer Ermac as a wizard-type character than ninja. It makes much more sense. I don't see someone made of thousands of souls flip-flopping everywhere, instead, I see a Doctor Strange/Fate mystic who is more of an energy-based fighter rather than hand-to-hand. This could also explain his slightly thin arms.

I tend to think of Ermac as more of a Templar, much like Zeratul from StarCraft. Also, Ermac gets my vote.
User Icon
  • CanadaCanada
Rank
Posts1430
Likes2 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 02:28 PM EDT
ERROR-MACRO

ALL CAPS POST

We've got chicken tonight. Strangest damn things. They're man made.
User Icon
  • New ZealandNew Zealand
Rank
Posts541
Likes33 received
104 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 02:45 PM EDT
Detox Wrote:
Ermac, because Jacqui is near Cassie level awful.

Aww damn, indeed.


Say my name, bitch!

But nah Jacqui is god-tier terrible. Ermac all the way.
User Icon
  • CanadaCanada
Rank
Posts1430
Likes2 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 04:59 PM EDT
An idea brought up in the IRC chat was that Frost could have completely replaced Jacqui in the MKX storyline, without missing a beat.

If Frost were the love interest to Takeda it would make the relationship a lot more interesting, with the Shirai Ryu and Lin Quei implications.

Jacqui's story was really about Jax, and they could have still pulled off the major points in Jax's character arc.

Jacqui was a big missed opportunity. Mime is right, CYBER LEGS
We've got chicken tonight. Strangest damn things. They're man made.
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts1191
Likes90 received
12 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/25/2016 07:24 PM EDT
Poasty-Guy Wrote:
An idea brought up in the IRC chat was that Frost could have completely replaced Jacqui in the MKX storyline, without missing a beat.

If Frost were the love interest to Takeda it would make the relationship a lot more interesting, with the Shirai Ryu and Lin Quei implications.


I couldn't possibly think of a better use of the character than that. It's 100% spot on...Frost could've easily replaced Jacqui. The "union" of the Shirai Ryu and Lin Kuei could be further cemented (as if it could be possibly more strengthened after Hanzo and Kuai going full bro with each other).
Well, you all got your Tremor now. Can we finally move on?
User Icon
  • ScotlandScotland
Rank
Posts1161
Likes9 received
5 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/26/2016 02:40 AM EDT
And to think I used to be a troll on this site purposely using bad grammar and rage in my comments.

I grew to like this community.

You guys are awesome!
why
User Icon
Rank
Posts18959
Likes716 received
977 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/26/2016 07:29 AM EDT

A grudge match between enforcers! Tremor is the elemental powerhouse whose special talents serve the whims of the Black Dragon clan. In conflict with the Shokan Empire, a single gesture let him lay waste to an entire army! Kintaro is no mere Shokan soldier. Chosen as Shao Kahn's personal bodyguard for his ferocity, the tiger striped warrior manipulates flesh with his four arms. The ground trembles beneath their feet - but who will be standing when they go one-on-one?... FIGHT!


What do you like? Hit the Toasty thumbs up on articles and forum posts for a quick response!
User Icon
  • United States of AmericaUnited States of America
Rank
Posts1468
Likes5 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/26/2016 09:04 AM EDT
Yea Kintaro would be crushed by Tremor's earthbending powers. Win goes to the brown "ninja."
User Icon
  • AustraliaAustralia
Rank
Posts624
Likes123 received
18 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/26/2016 09:07 AM EDT
I was impressed with Tremor, considering all the annoying fan requests.

Kintaro still hasn't evolved since 1993.
User Icon
  • CanadaCanada
Rank
Posts1253
Likes4 received
0 given
RE: Supreme Mortal Kombat Champion Tournament 2016!
05/26/2016 09:40 AM EDT
Gotta go with my (former) Black Dragon guy here. His return in MKX was nothing short of incredible. Kintaro was turned into a lackey in MK9. Hardly the monster from before.
Latest Discussion
User Poll
What's Next?
70.0%
Mortal Kombat 12
16.7%
Injustice 3
10.0%
Mortal Kombat spin-off
3.3%
Other