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06/02/2007 08:35 PM EST
Ask any question about mortal kombat here I will start by awnsering frequently asked questions.



Scorpions real name is Hanzo Hassashi


The ninja star in mk deception does not do anything they just had it planned for a mission abandoned the plan and left the star in.


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Here are the game over messages from mksm

10,000,000 If you destroy Sdrawde Lhup.
Ask Ermac for help
Baraka is playable in versus mode
Black L R White/ R2 L2 R1 L1
Boss Rush Mode?
Breaking objects reveals some secrets
Buy the Bicycle Kick
Can you Find Noob? He reveals Secrets
Can you see the invisible penguin?
Did you break Goro's Chandelier?
Did you feed ALL the trees in the forest?
Do you know everything the hat can do?
Find more secrets in the Pit
Find Mustapha
Find Quan Chi and all will be known
Free Princess Melewski
Have you seen the bunny?
Kabal says thank you very much
Kano Transformations.
Kung Lao: Back, Forward, Back, ?, Square/X
Listen to Raiden Carefully
Liu Kang: Back, ?, Down, Down, Square/X
Look up to find some secrets
Noob has left the build
Only Smoke knows how to play MK2
Shaolin Monks are helpful
Sheeva. Sheeva! SHEEVA!
Smoke will reveal much to you.
Some Secrets are in versus mode
Sometimes your enemy is your friend
Some trees are more useful than others
Sonya can be freed!
Sub-Zero Multality: Up, Up, ?, Up, Triangle/Y
Tell your friends.
Tell your friends- The second time
There is no knowledge that is not Power
Use Sonya's Slide
Use the Spikes
Use the torpedo move
Wall Run in the wasteland
What will the catapults reveal?
Where did Noob come from?
Where is Kano?
Where is Kenshi? Why is he blind?
Which way to the Dead Pool?
Who else is playable?
Who will win? Stryker or Cyrax?
Why is Liu Kang hungry?
You need to help Jax
You will need a big weapon at the end





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RE: Q&A thread
06/02/2007 08:58 PM EST
Mortal Kombat
Mortal Kombat 2
Mortal Kombat 3
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3
Mortal Kombat Advance
Mortal Kombat Trilogy
Mortal Kombat 4
Mortal Kombat Gold
Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
Mortal Kombat: Tournament Edition
Mortal Kombat: Deception
Mortal Kombat: Unchained
Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub Zero
Mortal Kombat: Special Forces
Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks

could you please take all the games in this list and put them into two catagories: Canon and Non-Canon. If you could do that for me it would be extremly helpfull.
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06/02/2007 09:16 PM EST
What do you mean by canon? Do you mean with the Tobias canon, or without? With the tobias canon it is:

Canon:

MK1
MK2
MK3
UMK3
MKT?
MK Mythologies: Sub-Zero
MK4
MK Gold
MK:DA
MK:D
MKA

Non-Canon:
MK:SM
Mortal Kombat: Special Forces
MK:Unchained?
Mortal Kombat Advanced
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06/02/2007 09:25 PM EST
Unchained I'm pretty sure is canon, but i could be wrong.
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06/02/2007 09:28 PM EST
GrotesquetheBeast Wrote:
Mortal Kombat
Mortal Kombat 2
Mortal Kombat 3
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3
Mortal Kombat Advance
Mortal Kombat Trilogy
Mortal Kombat 4
Mortal Kombat Gold
Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
Mortal Kombat: Tournament Edition
Mortal Kombat: Deception
Mortal Kombat: Unchained
Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub Zero
Mortal Kombat: Special Forces
Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks

could you please take all the games in this list and put them into two catagories: Canon and Non-Canon. If you could do that for me it would be extremly helpfull.


I really don't think it is the "games" that are canon or non-canon, but rather the charater endings from each game whether the endings are canon or non-canon to understand what is canon in MK.
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06/02/2007 10:09 PM EST
I think they did say Special Forces can be disregarded. And Shaolin Monks is a mess. Very little of it seems to be canon...and what IS canon, we don't know.

Every other game is canon.
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06/02/2007 11:53 PM EST
thanks LKF, very helpful,guys.
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06/03/2007 12:06 AM EST
I don't think unchained will be canon as it was pretty much the same as deception and I don't think the extra story s would count as Canon because Armageddon came out pretty much right after it.
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06/03/2007 07:04 AM EST
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I think they did say Special Forces can be disregarded. And Shaolin Monks is a mess. Very little of it seems to be canon...and what IS canon, we don't know.

Every other game is canon.


Yep. MKSF is not canon, and it was just for fun like MKSM. I think MKSM was just to get our minds going about what may have happened in Outworld in MK2.

We don't know what is canon for sure.

I would like to say that MK Mythologies is canon, it's my favorite MK game.
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06/03/2007 11:54 AM EST
Well, I didn't count MK:U canon because it's basically the same thing as Deception. I thought they proved Mk:M: Sub-zero canon?
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06/03/2007 12:14 PM EST
Mythologies is definitely canon. There's no question about it.

Unchained is canon because it expains how Frost ended up frozen in the Lin Kuei HQ for Armageddon's Konquest. It also explains Blaze's deal and hints that something's up with Jax.
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RE: Q&A thread
06/03/2007 01:12 PM EST
could u plz tell me whos souls ermac is made of
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06/03/2007 03:00 PM EST
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could u plz tell me whos souls ermac is made of

Fallen Outworld warriors. No one specific that we know of.
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06/03/2007 03:08 PM EST
New Question

What are the rules of Mortal Kombat?
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06/03/2007 03:33 PM EST
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New Question

What are the rules of Mortal Kombat?


I don't know the code of conduct kombatants adbide to during a fight but I do know how the tournament works on a much larger scale.

Mortal Kombat was made by the Elder Gods to prevent Shao Kahn from invading other realms with ease. Any time Shao Kahn (Or perhaps Outworld regardless of who has the throne...) wants to invade a realm, Mortal Kombat tournaments must be held. I think both sides would choose their greatest warriors and pit them against each other with warriors from one realm fighting those from the other.

Whoever wins the tournament becomes champion and scores a point for their realm. The next tournament, the same thing happens but the final fight is between whoever won the tournament and the previous tournament's champion. Once the battle is over, a point is scored depending on who won the fight. If the champion wins, he/she retains their title. If they lose, the person who beat them becomes the new champion.

Should Outworld win ten Mortal Kombats in a row, the Elder Gods will stand aside and let it invade the losing realm and war is waged as it would have been if the MK tournaments never existed. I'm not sure what happens if Outworld loses ten in a row as no realm has ever pulled off that feat.

One VERY important note in the point system is that it doesn't matter what realm the winner of a Mortal Kombat tournament lives in, but what realm they were born in. For example, though Bo' Rai' Cho lives in Earthrealm, he was born in Outworld and would thusly score a point for Outworld if he won a tournament (Hence why he never participated in one.).
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06/03/2007 04:05 PM EST
could I get the names of all the elder gods we know of?
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06/03/2007 04:29 PM EST
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could I get the names of all the elder gods we know of?


As far as I know, the Elder Gods don't have any 'names'.
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RE: Q&A thread
06/03/2007 06:26 PM EST
What's up with that MkA Ermac video in the Krypt?

"Just for fun" or what? There really was no information devulged so, why did they make that?
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06/03/2007 06:58 PM EST
Most likely a test, or to please fans.
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06/03/2007 08:13 PM EST
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GrotesquetheBeast Wrote:
could I get the names of all the elder gods we know of?


As far as I know, the Elder Gods don't have any 'names'.


what about raiden and Fujin, or taven's dad? are there others?
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06/03/2007 10:34 PM EST
Unless I'm mistaken, we have no names of Elder Gods with the exception of two former Elder Gods: Shinnok who got kicked out and banished to the Netherrealm for trying to take over and Raiden who was an Elder God for only a few short years until he got tired of all the BS and quit.

There might have been two names in the MK: A movie for two of the Elder Gods but the movies are not canon.
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06/04/2007 07:01 AM EST
GrotesquetheBeast Wrote:
RaisnCain Wrote:
GrotesquetheBeast Wrote:
could I get the names of all the elder gods we know of?


As far as I know, the Elder Gods don't have any 'names'.


what about raiden and Fujin, or taven's dad? are there others?


Raiden and Fujin are NOT elder gods (at least not Raiden anymore). They are the wind and thunder dieties. Argus is an elder god, Shinnok was one, but those are the only names we know.
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06/04/2007 11:35 AM EST
ok thanks.

Could at least tell me how many Elder Gods there are? And what their jobs are?
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06/04/2007 12:32 PM EST
Argus is a god in Edenia. Idk what he's the god of there, but he's not an Elder God. His wife is an Oricale

MkA Konquest Mode Intro Watch just for fun.
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06/04/2007 01:47 PM EST
I've seen the intro. Hey, how did this thread get up here?
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