MORTAL KOMBAT 4
Written By Death Foxx ============ +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++= NEW INFO =+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ============ [New to this Edition] - Added Raiden's 2nd Fatality - Edited & Updated MK4 WWW Sites Section - Added Scorpion's 2nd Fatality - Added Sonya's 2nd Fatality - Added Liu Kang's 2nd Fatality =================== ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++= INDEX OF TOPICS =+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ =================== Part 1: Introduction Intro to FAQ ---------------------------------------------------------- 01-01 MK4 Story ------------------------------------------------------------- 01-02 Part 2: Character Profiles and Movements Movement Key & Misc. Moves -------------------------------------------- 02-01 Kai ------------------------------------------------------------------- 02-02 Raiden ---------------------------------------------------------------- 02-03 Shinnok --------------------------------------------------------------- 02-04 Liu Kang -------------------------------------------------------------- 02-05 Reptile --------------------------------------------------------------- 02-06 Scorpion -------------------------------------------------------------- 02-07 Jax ------------------------------------------------------------------- 02-08 Reiko ----------------------------------------------------------------- 02-09 Johnny Cage ----------------------------------------------------------- 02-10 Jarek ----------------------------------------------------------------- 02-11 Tanya ----------------------------------------------------------------- 02-12 Fujin ----------------------------------------------------------------- 02-13 Sub-Zero -------------------------------------------------------------- 02-14 Quan Chi -------------------------------------------------------------- 02-15 Sonya ----------------------------------------------------------------- 02-16 Part 3: The Weapons Part 4: Kodes and Secrets Kombat Kodes ---------------------------------------------------------- 04-01 Secrets --------------------------------------------------------------- 04-02 Part 5: Internet & FAQ Resources MK4 WWW Sites --------------------------------------------------------- 05-01 Where to get this FAQ ------------------------------------------------- 05-02 Part 6: Credits ======================== +++++++++++++++++++++++++++= Part 1: INTRODUCTION =+++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ======================== ================================== [01-01] ================================== = Intro to FAQ = ============================================================================= This is the Mortal Kombat 4: Revision 3 FAQ. It is currently active and is being updated as new moves are being found! On a normal basis, it should be revised once a week unless the updates start to slow down. If the new updates do slow down, it will be put out when enough new info comes in. ================================== [01-02] ================================== = MK4 Story = ============================================================================= Thousands of years ago, in a battle with the fallen elder god known as Shinnok, I was responsible for the death of an entire civilization. To rid all realms of Shinnok's menace, I waged a war that plunged the earth into centuries of darkness and banished Shinnok into a place called the Netherealm. Now, after Shao Kahn's defeat at the hands of earth's warriors, Shinnok has managed to escape his confines in the Netherealm. The war is now being fought once again. Only this time, it can be won by mortals. - Raiden, God of Thunder Defender of the Realm ========================================== +++++++++++++++++++= Part 2: CHARACTER PROFILES & MOVEMENTS =+++++++++++++++++ ========================================== ================================== [02-01] ================================== = Movement Key & Misc. Moves = ============================================================================= B = Back F = Forward D = Down U = Up HP = High Punch LP = Low Punch HK = High Kick LK = Low Kick BK = Block RUN = RUN () = Distance or special info Weapon Pickup: D + RUN (Over weapon) Weapon throw is the same as character's weapon pull-out Bone Breaker: F + LK (Close) 3D Dodge Downwards: Hold D, RUN, RUN 3D Dodge Upwards: RUN, RUN Note: All moves are described under the assumption that your character is facing right. If they're facing left, reverse any forward and back directions. ================================== [02-02] ================================== = Kai = ============================================================================= A former member of the White Lotus Society, Kai learned his skills from the great masters throughout Asia. He journeyed to the Far East after meeting his friend and ally, Liu Kang in America. Now, they reunite to assist Raiden in the battle with Shinnok. Bone Breaker: Back Breaker Weapon: Machete: D, B + LP Above Fireball: B, B + HP Below Fireball: F, F + LP (Can be done in air) Flying Uppercut: D, F + HP Roundhouse Kick: D, F + LK Hand Stand: BK + LK (BK again to return to feet) Head Kick: HK (While on hands) Chest Kick: LK (While on hands) Hand Spin: Hold LP (While on hands) Fatality #1: Overhead Rip: U, F, U, B + HK (Close) Fatality #2: Floating Fireball: U, U, U, D + BK (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: F, F, D + BK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: B, F, D + HK (Close) ================================== [02-03] ================================== = Raiden = ============================================================================= The God of Thunder returns to Earth after the defeat of Shao Khan - but finds a new threat when Shinnok's forces, led by Quan Chi attack the Elder Gods. With the heavens in disarray Raiden exists as one of the last Gods of Earth. He must come to the aid of his elders and put an end to the villainous reign of his ancient enemy. Bone Breaker: Skull Crusher Weapon: Mallet: F, B + HP Lightning Bolt: D, B + LP Torpedo Dive: F, F + LK (Can be done in air) Teleport: D, U Fatality #1: Overhead Electrocution: F, B, U, U + HK (Close) Fatality #2: Staff Impale: D, U, U, U + HP (Close) Prison Stage: D, F, B + BK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, D + LP (Close) ================================== [02-04] ================================== = Shinnok = ============================================================================= Banished to the Netherealm for crimes committed against his once fellow Elder Gods, Shinnok is freed from his confines by Quan Chi. With the aid of a traitor he is then able to overtake the realm of Edenia. From there he wages a war against the Elder Gods, and awaits a chance to enact revenge against the god who banished him there - Raiden. Bone Breaker: Neck and Body Break Weapon: Nagimaki: B, F + LP Impersonations Kai: F, F, F, + LK Raiden: D, F, F + HP Liu Kang: B, B, F + HK Reptile: B, B, F + BK Scorpion: F, B + LP Jax: F, D, F + HK Reiko: B, B, B + BK Johnny Cage: D, D + HP Jarek: B, B, B + LK Tanya: B, F, D + BK Fujin: F, F, B + HK Sub-Zero: D, B + LP Quan Chi: B, F, B, F + LK Sonya: F, D, F + HP Fatality #1: Skeleton Hand Squeeze: D, B, F, D + RUN (Close) Fatality #2: Skeleton Hand Clap: D, U, U, D + BK (Close) Prison Stage: D, D, F + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: U, D, B + HP (Close) ================================== [02-05] ================================== = Liu Kang = ============================================================================= Still the immortal champion of Mortal Kombat, Liu Kang finds himself venturing into the realm of Edenia to rescue the princess Kitana from the vile clutches of Quan Chi. Unsuccessful in his mission Liu returns to Earth and mounts an effort to bring together Earth's greatest warriors. He does it this time not only to free Kitana's home world but also to assist his mentor and Earth's protector - Raiden. Bone Breaker: Back Breaker Weapon: Flamberge Sword: B, F + LK High Fireball: F, F + HP (Can be done in air) Low Fireball: F, F + LP Flying Kick: F, F + HK Bicycle Kick: Hold LK 4 secs. Fatality #1: Dragon Morph: F, F, F, D, BK + HK + LK (Just past sweep range) Fatality #2: Screen Shot: F, D, D, U + HP (Close) Prison Stage: F, F, B + LP (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, B + HK (Close) ================================== [02-06] ================================== = Reptile = ============================================================================= After Shao Kahn's defeat, Reptile finds himself a fugitive in the realm of Edenia. But when Shinnok takes over the realm, Reptile is quick to join his forces. He holds allegiance to those with great power and his role as a cold-blooded killer earns him Shinnok's trust and a place in his army of darkness. Bone Breaker: Neck Breaker Weapon: Battle Axe: B, B + LK Acid Spit: D, F + HP Dash Punch: B, F + LP Super Krawl: B, F + LK Invisibility: BK + HK (Repeat to reappear) Fatality #1: Face Chew: HP + LP + HK + LK, U (Close) (Can be done invisible) Fatality #2: Acid Puke: U, D, D, D + HP (Just past sweep range) (Can be done invisible) (If done on Scorpion, game resets) Prison Stage: D, F, F + LP (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: D, D, F, + HK (Close) ================================== [02-07] ================================== = Scorpion = ============================================================================= In hopes of gaining Scorpion as a new ally in the war with the Elder Gods, Quan Chi makes the dead Ninja an offer he cannot refuse - Life, in exchange for his services as a warrior against the Elders. Scorpion accepts, but hides behind ulterior motives. Bone Breaker: Arm Breaker Weapon: Broad Sword: F, F + HK Spear: B, B + LP Teleport Punch: D, B + HP (Can be done in air) Air Throw: BK (Close, midair) Breathe Fire: D, F + LP Fatality #1: Hell Fire: B, F, F, B + BK (Just past sweep range) Fatality #2: Scorpion Morph: B, F, D, U + HP (Close) Prison Stage: F, D, D + LK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: B, F, F + LK (Close) ================================== [02-08] ================================== = Jax = ============================================================================= When Sonya disappears while tracking the last living member of the Black Dragon, Major Jackson Briggs heads after her. He soon finds that Sonya's mission has led her into a battle with the forces of an evil Elder God. This is a battle they must win or their own world will crumble at the hands of Shinnok. Bone Breaker: Knee Breaker Weapon: Spiked Club: B, D, F + HP Energy Blast: D, F + LP Ground Wave: F, F, D + LK Dashing Punch: F, D, B + LP Backbreaker: BK (Close, midair) Multi-Slam: 1st Slam: LP (Close) 2nd Slam: RUN + BK + HK 3rd Slam: HP + LP + LK 4th Slam: HP + BK + LK 5th Slam: HP + LP + HK + LK Fatality #1: Arm Rip: Hold LK 10 secs., F, F, D, F, release LK (Close) Fatality #2: Head Clap: B, F, F, D + BK (Close) Prison Stage: F, F, B + LK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, B + HP (Close) ================================== [02-09] ================================== = Reiko = ============================================================================= Once a general in Shinnok's armies, Reiko lead the forces of darkness into the battle against the Elder Gods. Once thought killed during that onslaught, he resurfaces and joins the battle against Earth's forces. Bone Breaker: Arm Breaker Weapon: Spiked Club: F, D, B + HP Shurikens: D, F + LP Flip Kick: B, D, F + HK Teleport: D, U (BK to throw when close) (Can be done in air) Circular Teleport: B, F + LK Fatality #1: Torso Kick: F, D, F, LP + BK + HK + LK (Close) Fatality #2: Shuriken Death: B, B, D, D + HK (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: D, D, B + LP (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, D + LK (Close) ================================== [02-10] ================================== = Johnny Cage = ============================================================================= After Shao Kahn's defeat, Cage's soul is free to leave to a higher place. From the heavens, he observes his friends engaged in battle. With the heavens in disarray, he learns of the war waged against the Elder Gods by Shinnok. Cage seeks out Raiden to help him restore his deceased soul and join Liu Kang in his quest. Once again, Johnny Cage finds himself fighting alongside Earth's greatest warriors. Bone Breaker: Missile Kick Weapon: Cage Scimitar: F, D, F + LK High Fireball: D, F + HP Low Fireball: D, B + LP Split Punch: BK + LP Shadow Kick: B, F + LK Shadow Uppercut: B, D, B + HP Fatality #1: Torso Rip: F, B, D, D + HK (Close) Fatality #2: Uppercut: D, D, F, D + BK (Close) Prison Stage: D, F, F + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: B, F, F + LK (Close) ================================== [02-11] ================================== = Jarek = ============================================================================= Believed to be the last member of Kano's klan, the Black Dragon. Jarek is hunted down by Special Forces agent Sonya Blade for crimes against humanity. With the emergence of a much greater evil, Sonya focuses her strengths on the new menacing Quan Chi. Jarek now finds himself fighting alongside Sonya and Earth's warriors to help defeat the Evil Elder God, Shinnok. Bone Breaker: Knee Breaker Weapon: Jarek Scimitar: F, F + HP Tri-Blade: D, B + LP Cannonball: B, F + LK Vertical Roll: F, D, F + HP Back Slam: B, D, B + HK Fatality #1: Heart Rip: F, B, F, F + LK (Close) Fatality #2: Eye Lasers: U, U, F, F + BK (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: F, D, F + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: B, F, F + LP (Close) ================================== [02-12] ================================== = Tanya = ============================================================================= As the daughter of Edenia's ambassador to new realms, Tanya invites a group of refugees fleeing their own world into the safety of Edenia. But soon after Queen Sindel allows them through the portal, she learns that one of the warriors is none other than the banished Elder God, Shinnok. The opened portal leads not into another world but into the pits of the Netherealm itself. The once free realm of Edenia is now at the mercy of Shinnok. Bone Breaker: Neck breaker Weapon: Boomerang: F, F + HK Fireball: D, F + HP (Can be done in air) Air Fireball: D, B + LP (In air) Splits Kick: F, D, B + LK Corkscrew Kick: F, F + LK Fatality #1: Twisted Kiss: D, D, U, D, HP + BK (Close) Fatality #2: Neck Breaker: D, F, D, F + HK (Close) Prison Stage: B, F, D, + HP (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, F + LP (Close) ================================== [02-13] ================================== = Fujin = ============================================================================= Better known as the God of Wind, Fujin joins Raiden as one of the last surviving Gods of Earth. Their counterparts were defeated in a war of the heavens between Shinnok's forces and the elder gods. He now prepares for the final battle between the forces of light and Shinnok's hell-spawned warriors of darkness. Bone Breaker: Elbow Smash Weapon: Crossbow: B, B + LP Spin: F, D + LP (Hold LP to spin) Tornado Lift: F, D, F + HP Drop & Slam: B, F, D + LK (While in lift) Dive Kick: D + LK (In air) Rising Knee: F, D, F + HK Fatality #1: Exploding Arrow: BK + RUN 4 times (Just past sweep range) Fatality #2: Wind Skinner: D, F, F, U + BK (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: D, D, D + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: B, F, B + HP (Close) ================================== [02-14] ================================== = Sub-Zero = ============================================================================= After Shao Kahn's defeat at the hands of Earth's fighters, Sub-Zero's warrior clan known as the Lin Kuei is disbanded. But with the new threat brought on by Quan Chi, the ice warrior once again dons the familiar costume once worn by his brother the original Sub-Zero. He also holds secrets passed onto him from his sibling - secrets that could hold the key to stopping Shinnok. Bone Breaker: Knee Breaker Weapon: Ice Staff: D, F + HK Freeze: Blast: D, F + LP Ice Clone: D, B + LP (Can be done in air) Slide: B + LP + BK + LK Fatality #1: Spine Rip: F, B, F, D, HP + BK + RUN (Close) Fatality #2: Freeze & Punch: B, B, D, B + HP (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: U, U, U + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: D, D, D + LK (Close) ================================== [02-15] ================================== = Quan Chi = ============================================================================= A free roaming sorcerer powerful in the black arts, Quan Chi uses his abilities to free the now evil Elder God Shinnok from his confines in the Netherealm. In exchange for his services Shinnok has granted Quan Chi the position of arch-sorcerer of his now expanded Netherealm. Bone Breaker: Double Knee Breaker Weapon: Mace Staff: D, B + HK Green Skull: F, F + LP Slide Kick: F, F + HK Teleport Stomp: F, D + LK Air Throw: BK (Close, midair) Steal Weapon: F, B + HP (Opponent's weapon must be drawn) Fatality #1: Leg Rip: Hold LK 5 secs., D, F, D, F, release LK (Close) Fatality #2: Impersonation: U, U, D, D + LP (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: F, F, D + HP (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, F, B + LK (Close) ================================== [02-16] ================================== = Sonya = ============================================================================= After her journey into the Outworld and Shao Kahn's near destruction of earth, Sonya becomes a member of Earth's own Outworld Investigation Agency. Her first mission leads her to join Liu Kang on his quest to aid the troubled thunder God, Raiden. She must survive long enough to warn her government of the new menace brought on by Quan Chi. Bone Breaker: Back Breaker Weapon: Blade Wheel: F, F + LK Energy Blast: D, F + LP Leg Throw: D + LP + BK Square Wave: F, B + HP Bicycle Kick: B, B, D + HK Air Throw: BK (Close, midair) Cartwheel: B, D, F + LK Fatality #1: Exploding Kiss: D, D, D, U + RUN (Just past sweep range) Fatality #2: Leg Scissors: U, D, D, U + HK (Just past sweep range) Prison Stage: D, B, B + HK (Close) Goro's Lair Stage: F, D, F + HP (Close) ======================= ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++= Part 3: THE WEAPONS =+++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ======================= [Machete] Dashing Upward Slash: HP Overhead Slash: LP Spinning Slash: B + HP Spinning Slash: B + LP [Mallet] Right Smash: HP Left Smash: LP Overhead Smash: B + HP Uppercut Swing: B + LP [Nagimaki] Overhead Strike: HP Upward Swing: LP Dashing Thrust: B + HP Sweep: B + LP [Flamberge Sword] Downward Slash: LP Blade Fury: HP rapidly Thrust: B + HP Spin Slice: B + LP [Battle Axe] High Slash: HP Low Slash: LP Upward Slash: B + LP Spinning Slash: B + HP (Hold HP to spin) [Broad Sword] High Slash: HP Low Slash: LP Overhead Strike: B + HP Upward Slash: B + LP Spinning Slash: D + LP [Spiked Club] Rib Smash: HP Screen Smash: LP Overhead Strike: B + HP Uppercut Swing: B + LP [Cage Scimitar] Spinning Slash: HP 1-Hand Upward Slash: LP 2-Hand Upward Slash: B + HP Backhand Slash: B + LP [Jarek Scimitar] Upward Slash: HP Downward Slash: LP Thrusting Stab: B + HP Spinning Slash: B + LP [Boomerang] Downward Slash: HP Throw: LP Spinning Slash: B + HP Upward Throw: B + LP [Crossbow] Straight Shot: LP Bouncing Upward Shot: HP Bouncing Downward Shot: B + LP [Ice Staff] Chest Slash: HP Leg Sweep: LP Uppercut Swing: B + HP Freeze Dash: B + LP [Mace Staff] Right Smash: HP Left Smash: LP Overhead Smash: B + HP Uppercut Swing: B + LP [Blade Wheel] Downward Slash: HP Upward Slash: LP Dashing Stomach Slice: B + LP Rib Slice: B + HP ============================= +++++++++++++++++++++++++= Part 4: KODES AND SECRETS =++++++++++++++++++++++++ ============================= ================================== [04-01] ================================== = Kombat Kodes = ============================================================================= Kode 1: 111-111 Free Weapon [One weapon falls onto stage] Kode 2: 100-100 Throwing Disabled [No Throws or Bone Breakers] Kode 3: 444-444 Armed and Dangerous [Characters start with weapons drawn] Kode 4: 666-666 Silent Kombat [No music] Kode 5: 050-050 Explosive Kombat [Last hit makes loser explode] Kode 6: 222-222 Random Weapons [Characters pull out a random weapon] Kode 7: 123-123 No Power [Start off with a little bit of energy] Kode 8: 555-555 Many Weapons [Weapons drop all over stage] Kode 9: 333-333 Randper Kombat [Randomly change into another character] Kode 10: 001-001 Unlimited Run [Unlimited Run Meter] Kode 11: 002-002 Weapon Kombat [Players never drop weapons] Kode 12: ???-??? ??? [???] Kode 13: 012-012 Noob Saibot Mode [Does nothing, as of now] Kode 14: 020-020 Red Rain [Blood rains on Mountains Stage] Kode 15: 010-010 Max Damage Disabled [No Max Damage] Kode 16: 110-110 ??? [No Throws and Max Damage Limit] Kode 17: 011-011 ??? [Play on Goro's Lair Stage] Kode 18: 022-022 ??? [Play on Furnace Stage] Kode 19: 033-033 ??? [Play on Elder Gods Stage] Kode 20: 044-044 ??? [Play on Tomb Stage] Kode 21: 055-055 ??? [Play on Mountains Stage] Kode 22: 066-066 ??? [Play on Reptile's Stage] Kode 23: 101-101 ??? [Play on Shaolin Temple Stage] Kode 24: 202-202 ??? [Play on Living Forest Stage] Kode 25: 303-303 ??? [Play on Prison Stage] ================================== [04-02] ================================== = Secrets = ============================================================================= [Alternative Character Colors] To select the alternative outfit of a character, at the Character Selection Screen, move the highlighter over the character you want, then hit start and the 3 buttons that correspond with that character, a yin-yang will appear, then select the character. Fujin: START + LP + HP + HK Reiko: START + RUN + HP + LK Jarek: START + HK + HP + RUN Reptile: START + LP + BK + LK Jax: START + RUN + LP + BK Scorpion: START + HP + HK + BK Johnny Cage: START + RUN + LP + LK Shinnok: START + HP + BK + LP Kai: START + HP + BK + LK Sonya: START + RUN + HP + LK Liu Kang: START + HK + BK + LK Sub-Zero: START + RUN + BK + HP Quan Chi: START + HP + RUN + HK Tanya: START + HK + LK + HP Raiden: START + LP + BK + HK [Character Towers] On a one player game, after highlighting a tower with your joystick to play, press your start button, the tower will rotate, giving you a different set of opponents to face. [Goro's Lair Stage Fatality Secrets] Opponent slide off spikes: Hold D To hear Dan Forden say "Toasty": Hold BK To perform both: Hold D + BK [Play as Meat] To play as the hidden bloody skeleton character called Meat, choose Group Mode in a 2 player game and keep choosing it until you have played as all 15 regular characters, you will then be able to play as Meat until you lose with him. He uses the moves of what character you choose. After you beat Shinnok, at the end, the game crashes and restarts. ==================================== +++++++++++++++++++++= Part 5: INTERNET & FAQ RESOURCES =+++++++++++++++++++++ ==================================== ================================== [05-01] ================================== = MK4 WWW Sites = ============================================================================= Mortal Kombat 4 Online Maintained by Death Foxx Http://www.networksplus.net/death_fox/mk4/ MK4 Extreme - THE site for all your Mortal Kombat 4 needs Maintained by OSX Http://www.dragondata.com/~tremor/mk4/ MK Nightmares Maintained by White Rat Http://www.cetus.net/mknightmares/ Mortal Kombat 4's Cell Maintained by Dungeon Master Http://www2.cajun.net/~dungeon/mk4cell.html MK4-4MK Maintained by Lpenny1234 Http://members.tripod.com/~mk4mk/ Kombat Konnection Maintained by VGMaster Http://simply.simplenet.com/mkk/ MK Dominion Maintained by Nosaj Samoht Http://www.mortalkombatdominion.com/ ================================== [05-02] ================================== = Where to Get This FAQ = ============================================================================= [World Wide Web] The latest revision of this FAQ can be found at: http://www.networksplus.net/death_fox/mk4/faq.html [File Transfer Protocol (FTP)] The latest revision of this FAQ can be found at: Server: ftp.networksplus.net Directory: /death_fox/pub/faq/ [USENET Newsgroups] The latest revision of this FAQ can be found at: alt.games.mk =================== ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++= Part 6: CREDITS =+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ =================== [Site Credits] Site Administrator, News, & HTML ---------------------------------- Death Foxx Graphics -------------------------------------------------------- Death Knight Move Conformation Specialist ------------------------------------- Brown Pride FAQ Written & Maintained by Death Foxx [Site Email] MK4ONLINE@hotmail.com - Send any information about the Site or FAQ here MK4_News@hotmail.com - Send any Mortal Kombat related News here MK4_Moves@hotmail.com - Send Move & Fatality questions or conformations here ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ MK4 Online FAQ - (c)1998 MK4 Online ~~~~~~~~~~