Kahn is just a title used for I assume the ruler of outworld. The only subplot taken directly from the games' storyline was his past relationship with Kitana and Sindel; a segment in the film featured Kitana, imprisoned in Kahn's fortress, mentioning the destruction of her family and Sindel's subsequent suicide under his rule. When Siegfried found a valuable ally in Kotal Kahn, he was told that he needed a target to show that Kahn's empire was vulnerable to those that silently opposed it. Sindel killed herself to escape the emperor, but he kept her soul in Outworld. and probably Kung Lao Last edited by Actual Sprinkle Taters; May 6, 2019 @ 9:07pm #4. Kotal Khan is a new character in Mortal Kombat X. No one could live up to the Kahn name but Shao Kahn himself or a unknown family member. Kotal Kahn is a character from NetherRealm Studios' video game series, Mortal Kombat. He's the one true Kahn. Kotal Kahn wins first fight.Shao Kahn wins the secons one. But when he set out to claim Earthrealm, he was blocked by the rules of Mortal Kombat. In Mortal Kombat 11, a past version of Shao Kahn is brought to the present timeline by Kronika, the keeper of time.  The fight against Shao Kahn in Mortal Kombat 3 was also noted for its difficulty; in 2013, Complex ranked it as the 23rd hardest boss battle in video games. Kotal Kahn was released in 2015 by Mezco Toyz as part of the second wave of their short-lived Mortal Kombat X line (which only lasted for 2 waves). Though he lures Earthrealm's warriors to Outworld to kill them, he is defeated by the Shaolin Monk Liu Kang, who halts his plans.  In many official depictions of Shao Kahn made by Midway, he is shown wearing a cape, though he never wore one in his original digitized appearances. It featuresMagolor from the Kirby franchise and Shao Kahn from the Mortal Kombat franchise. we call him Kahn as it is a title, mileena was the "kahnum" when in power. Strategy. 1 History 2 DEATH BATTLE! Shao Kahn also appears as a playable character in Mortal Kombat 11 via DLC. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. For millennia, he dominated the realms, rapidly expanding his Empire by conquest. When Shao Kahn starts losing to Kitana he decides that if he can't have the throne nobody can so he breaks Kotal Kahn's back crippling him. Kotal Kahn is a character from NetherRealm Studios' video game series, Mortal Kombat. Shao Kahn; Shang Tsung; Mileena; Kotal Kahn; skarlet; Mortal Kombat; mkx; MK11 - Freeform; MK - Freeform; Rating: M; Summary. episode of Death Battle, and is episode three of season one of Y3p owo's Death Battles. Shao Kahn now has 1,100 life while Kotal Kahn is left with 1,050. 1 Storyline 1.1 Mortal Kombat X (Comic Series) 1.2 Mortal Kombat X 1.3 Mortal Kombat 11 Ages ago, Kotal Kahn's people resided in their realm of Osh-Tekk; thanks to the leadership of Kotal's father, Kotal K'etz, Kotal's race crushed all of their enemies and lorded over Osh-Tekk, until Shao Kahn arrived. Kotal Kahn must be adopted or a family member in law. In the game's plot, a defeated Shao Kahn meets with his secret ally, Quan Chi. The Emperor strips billions of people' souls to empower himself and merges Earthrealm with Outworld. Kalliste; a girl of the unknown, kept to her secrecy. Shao Kahn was played by Jeffrey Meek (who also played Raiden) in the TV series Mortal Kombat: Konquest. In MKII, Kahn was digitally resized to a taller height to make him tower over the playable characters. However, his powers soon came back and he was able to free himself along with everyone else in the Phantom Zone; who pledged their allegiance to him in return. Despite Kotal Kahn's show of strength, many people in Outworld still followed Shao Kahn, some out of fear, others out of loyalty, and Shao Kahn was able to take over a portion of Outworld.  GamesRadar also praised Shao Kahn's role as an antagonist, putting him in their 2013 list of the best villains in video game history at number 24, and including him among the 12 most unfair gaming bosses in 2014. Emporer Shao Kahn the Konqueror is the ruler of Outworld and one of the main antagonists of the Mortal Kombat franchise. Here are the big boss' best quotes from the games and movies. Unlike previous Outworld emp… ... All in all, this character, Kotal Kahn, looks amazing (probably the most interesting one out of the 4), but I would rather he was a unique and distinct new character rather than trying to replace Shao Kahn. Shao Kahn originated as an unplayable boss character in MKII. Kotal Kahn's appearance resembles an Aztec eagle warrior, the elite soldiers from the Aztec empire. Prior to the events of the game series, Shao Kahn was a warlord protecting Outworld and an advisor to the realm's ruler, Onaga. Kahn's attire for Mortal Kombat II was developed by Mark Runion. Alex. " Complex placed him seventh on her 2013 list of most brutal fighters in Mortal Kombat, adding that "he was brutal not only in his strength but his cunning, too. It doesn't make sense to me. Despite his death, with Mortal Kombat 11 involving time travel across the history of the franchise, it has been revealed that Shao Kahn will play a role in the upcoming game and will likely harbor a grudge against both Raiden and Kotal. A powerful tyrant of the Outworld throne, he is one of the most celebrated villains in not only the fighting game genre, but the video game genre as a whole. He later forms an uneasy alliance with Quan Chi, Shang Tsung, and Onaga to defeat the elemental Blaze so they can seize his godlike powers. He also makes several appearances in the cartoon series Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm, voiced by John Vernon, in his usual role of Outworld's emperor and the leader of enemy forces. He is also the final boss in the beat 'em up spin-off, Shaolin Monks. Sindel and Shao Kahn's relationship wasn't always like this. He was played by Jeffrey D. Harris and Ted Nordblum in the 1995-1996 stage show Mortal Kombat: Live Tour. Kotal was the Emperor of Outworld from 1992 to 2019. With Kung Lao dead, Shao Kahn forces Raiden into submission and commenced full military assault on Earthrealm. Meek played opposite himself in the series finale, where Kahn battles Raiden in a void seemingly between the realms. Deterred but determined, Shao Kahn … Mortal Kombat is back and better than ever in the next evolution of the iconic franchise. Shao Kahn, also referred to as The Konqueror, is one of the two main antagonists (alongside Shinnok) of the Mortal Kombat series. Anyway, Shao Kahn is always the superior Kahn in my eyes. Info 2.1 Background 2.2 Arsenal 2.3 Sorcery 2.4 Move Set 3 Black Canary VS Sindel 4 Gallery 5 Trivia 6 References Known as Shao Kahn the Conquerer, he was assigned … When Shao Kahn is summoned from the past he attempts to kill Kotal Kahn and reclaim his throne. No, that's just the name Earthrealm gave him. Or, if "Kahn" is just a title, which I think it is, what are each of these guys' real names? Shao Kahn get worship by outworlders daily, so how Kotal Kahn take Shao Kahn credits and famous as a God of outworld and etc. Despite having lost much of his physical stature from the games and movies, the character has a much more threatening disposition, serving as the mediator of the Mortal Kombat matches. The Edenians had in the meantime made peace and military treaties with the Shokan, on whom Kahn had always heavily relied, and were ready to attack Outworld a few years later.