Johnny Cage

After Shang Tsung's tournament, the martial arts superstar disappears. He follows Liu Kang into the Outworld. There he will compete in a twisted tournament which holds the balance of earth's existence--as well as a script for another blockbuster movie.

Special Moves

Shadow Punch: Back, Down, Back, HP

Shadow Kick: Back, Forward, LK

Ball Breaker: LP+Block

High Green Bolt: Forward to Back, HP

Low Green Bolt: Back to Forward, LP

Finishing Moves

Fatality 1: Down, Down, Forward, Forward, LP (close range)

Fatality 2: Forward, Forward, Down, Up (close range) Press Down+LP+LK+Block to knock off three heads instead of one.

Friendship: Down, Down, Down, Down, HK

Babality: Back, Back, Back, HK

Stage Fatality: Down, Down, Down, HK


After disappearing from the set of his latest movie, Cage finally resurfaces. He used all his knowledge and experiences as a fighter to end the Outworld menace. Now heralded as a true hero, Cage receives the respect he rightfully deserves.

He also gets his inspiration for the sequel to his blockbuster movie Mortal Kombat. MK II is released and quickly becomes the greatest motion picture event of all time. Cage realizes that MK III is inevitable.