Pop Culture Shock distributed a life-sized bust in 2011 that featured removable shoulder pads and light-up eyes, as well as a 19" statuette based on his UMK3 design as part of their "Mortal Kombat Klassics" collection. With his eternal soul destined to rot in the depths of hell, he is visited by a mysterious sorcerer.  They called it an "enduring classic", noting that the finisher was notably unchanged in future games as a result of its connection with the character. His second Fatality in the reboot, "Split Decision", had Scorpion using one of his back-mounted swords to hack his opponent to pieces. Sub-Zero emerged the winner, decapitating Scorpion with his ice blade in the process. Around Mortal Kombat 3, Sub-Zero was given a scar over his right eye to help differentiate himself from his older brother. The brother of the original Sub-Zero "NEW AGE" has been involved with Scorp. One lucky entrant will walk away with w G Fuel x Mortal Kombat mini-fridge, an Xbox Series X console with the game Mortal Kombat 11, a G Fuel flag, and of course, tubs and cans of Ice Shatter and Scorpion Sting. The fight continues in Scorpion's lair until Cage finally wounds Scorpion with several discarded weapons right after Scorpion performs his "Fire Breath" Fatality as an offensive move, causing Scorpion to burst into flames as he bleeds a glowing lava-like blood before exploding entirely. One of the warriors under Scorpion's command was the twin-fighting monk duo Siang, who had been killed by Goro in the Blood & Thunder miniseries and was resurrected but still maintained a mind of his own, and therefore wanted to escape Kahn's control; Scorpion therefore fatally stabs Siang through the heart in a mercy killing before destroying the Deathstone.  He succeeds in recruiting Kharon and convincing his younger self to turn away from Kronika, but he is killed by D'Vorah.  However, his Animality from UMK3/Trilogy (a penguin that lays an exploding egg) tied with that of Rain as the eighth worst finisher in the series according to GamePro.  Twenty years after the first MK game's release, Boon included creating the spear move as well as the character itself among his personal high points of the franchise's history, adding: "I remember people sitting in my office all day just doing this uppercut [on a speared enemy] again and again, like 'Oh my God, that feels so good.' In Scorpion's ending, he emerges victorious over Sub-Zero, but Quan Chi reveals his involvement in killing Scorpion's clan and family. In his non-canonical ending, Scorpion is killed when Drahmin and Moloch hurl him into a Soulnado, a magical tornado consisting of tormented souls trapped between Earthrealm and Outworld. The father, a former Lin Kuei member turned tolltaker named Yong Park, was killed by Sub-Zero in front of Park's family and his body dumped into a canal.  Game Informer rated Scorpion the third best fighting game character in 2009, while UGO Networks ranked Scorpion second only to the series' main protagonist Liu Kang in their 2012 list of the top characters in the franchise. Sub-Zero, on the other hand, is a conspicuous bachelor, and always has been. This move was designed by Pesina, who did not like the original lasso move as it reminded him of that of Wonder Woman, and inspired by the ancient Asian weapons known as a rope dart. In the Original Timeline, Kuai Liang and Bi-Han were the sons of an American woman and … Scorpion is a widower, but one who has recently learned how to set aside his thirst for vengeance. Scorpion immediately recognizes the new Sub-Zero as the original's younger brother, and while he is defeated, Kuai Liang is apprehended by his clan before he finish the revenant off. , Scorpion's catchphrase "Get over here!" His rivalry with Sub-Zero is only mentioned in passing by Shang Tsung in the storyline, which instead had them both serving as his slaves under his command. In the 2010 live-action short film Mortal Kombat: Rebirth, directed by Kevin Tancharoen, Scorpion, addressed therein by his real name, is depicted as a voluntary prisoner being questioned by Deacon City police captain Jackson Briggs regarding an underground tournament hosted by Shang Tsung. " GameSpy, in their Deception walkthrough, described the character as "a well-rounded character that has strengths in combos as well as in special and normal moves. While Sub-Zero and Scorpion had been largely identical palette-swaps of each other up to this point, the third Mortal Kombat shocked fans by actually making them distinct from each other. Scorpion joined the cast of 2013's Injustice: Gods Among Us as a downloadable character. But Scorp said that he wasn't the Sub-Zero he remembered and both remain Neutral to each other. Perhaps he can do the same with his grief. Scorpion fires the creature a second time, but Cage dodges it and it fatally smashes into a tree. "Kombatants,", Charles Marshall (w), Patrick Rolo (p), Abraham Madison, Richard Emond (i). After incapacitating Sub-Zero, he kidnaps Kitana and escapes through a portal. Especially from a mobility perspective, Sub-Zero would be made to look like he's standing still. , Quan Chi was officially introduced into Scorpion's rivalry with Sub-Zero in the main MK storyline, starting with Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero (1997). With Ian Anthony Dale, Kevan Ohtsji, Maurissa Tancharoen, Brandon Nomura. Scorpion accepts, joining Sub-Zero to form their own Deadly Alliance.. " Paste rated it the fourth best Fatality from MK2011, in addition to rating the "Flaming Skull" as the third best finisher from the first game. " MKII saw the debut of the popular phrase "Toasty! ", which was voiced by series sound designer Dan Forden during a variation of Scorpion's "Flaming Skull" Fatality or at random when any of the game's characters landed an uppercut. Scorpion was given a yellow palette with the developers deciding that it would symbolize fire as the exact opposite to Sub-Zero's ice blue, which "prompted the story behind them being these opposing ninja-clan-type characters. After subduing Sub-Zero in battle, he returns to his village to find his family slain before he himself is killed from behind by Sub-Zero. When Scorpion challenges Sub-Zero to battle in hopes of avenging his father's murder, they do nothing more than exchange words before Sub-Zero sets off a smoke bomb and escapes. Kuai Liang assumed the Sub-Zero name and went to Outworld to find his brother's killer. When he discovers that otherworldly forces conspire to make sure the tragedy always repeats itself, he undergoes a quest for revenge against them. ", which was a taunt bandied among the designers during game-testing sessions. Scorpion was played by Chris Casamassa in the 1995 Mortal Kombat film. Casamassa reprised his role from the first film in several episodes of the 1998-1999 TV series Mortal Kombat: Conquest with an origin different from that in the games. In Scorpion's biography in Mortal Kombat: Deception however, he is depicted as having escaped as well. was included in the home ports of MK and MKII due to memory constraints. , In the 2005 beat 'em up spin-off Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks, set during the events of Mortal Kombat II, Scorpion is a boss character who attempts to kill the game's playable protagonists Liu Kang and Kung Lao.  He appeared along with other Mortal Kombat series villains Kabal, Quan Chi, and Shao Kahn in a collection of 2.5" super-deformed figures released by Jazwares in 2012. , In his initial backstory, displayed in the first game's (1992) attract mode, he is described as only having enmity towards Sub-Zero, which was attributed to rivalries between their opposing ninja clans. They were voiced by Boon in the games and both feature films, but only one of them ("Come here!") Scorpion appeared in the first Mortal Kombat as one of three palette-swapped ninja characters along with Sub-Zero and Reptile.  After Kronika's forces compromise or destroy most of their bases, Hasashi agrees to house his Earthrealm allies at the Shirai Ryu's Fire Gardens. You killed me in cold blood!\" (to the elder Sub-Zero after he became a wraith) 3. Eventu…  Lucas Sullivan of GamesRadar, in 2012, ranked him as the seventh best fighting game character in the genre's history due to the "coolness of his 'undead antagonist' factor. However, Quan Chi convinces Scorpion otherwise by showing him a graphic vision of Sub-Zero murdering his wife and child. "Mortal Kombat: Blood & Thunder #1", Charles Marshall (w), Patrick Rolo (p), Larry Welch (i). In a two-part episode in the 2011 first season, his story takes place in feudal Japan, when Hanzo Hasashi is the leader of the Shirai Ryu and a family man training his young son, Jubei, in combat, much to his wife's disapproval. 1. Scorpion became a "hellspawn" revenant residing in Hell, later called the Netherrealm, who sought vengeance against those responsible for the destruction of his clan and the murder of his family, including his wife Harumi and his son Satoshi. 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