The 17 Best Fatalities from Mortal Kombat 1 & 9

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The 17 Best Fatalities from <em>Mortal Kombat</em> 1 & 9

Mortal Kombat is solely responsible for the creation of the ESRB (Entertainment Software Rating Board). Well not really, but it sure helped. The gruesome, excessive, extreme acts of bodily dismemberment shocked parents and kids alike (although the kids tended to like it). Since we were among them, we’re ranking the best fatalities from both the recently-released Mortal Kombat 9 and the original Mortal Kombat. Warning: there’s blood. Lots of it (and very cheesy comments).

Mortal Kombat 9:

9. Nightwolf
Daggers made of light? Check. Light from the sky? Check. Lit-up dead guy? Yep.

8. Kung Lao
They don’t teach this in shop class.

7. Smoke
Up in smoke… Sorry.

6. Raiden
Exploding lightning. Fun.

5. Sheeva
Talk about using an enemy’s strengths against him…

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