History VideoGame / MortalKombatArmageddon

18th Mar '17 2:55:24 PM JesseMB27
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** Some of the less emphasized fights in the intro contain references to some of the subplots of the prior games of which include: Sonya Blade vs Frost (who were enemies in Deadly Alliance [[NoodleIncident for unexplained reasons]]), Jade vs Tanya (Jade had sought to hunt down the [[TheQuisling Edenian traitor]] during the events of Deception), and Sub-Zero vs Hotaru (Hotaru was ordered by Onaga to thwart his and Kenshi Takahashi's attempt to interrupt the Dragon King's AssimilationPlot in the prior game). Also, one of the identifiable fighters that Shao Kahn flicks away while climbing the Pyramid of Argus is Baraka (who lost Shao Kahn's favor when he, along with the rest of the Tarkatan horde following him, chose to pledge his loyalty to Onaga).

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** Some of the less emphasized fights in the intro contain references to some of the subplots of the prior games of which include: Sonya Blade vs Frost (who were enemies in Deadly Alliance [[NoodleIncident for unexplained reasons]]), Jade vs Tanya (Jade had sought to hunt down the [[TheQuisling Edenian traitor]] during the events of Deception), and Sub-Zero vs Hotaru (Hotaru was ordered by Onaga to thwart his and Kenshi Takahashi's attempt to interrupt the Dragon King's AssimilationPlot in the prior game). Also, one two of the identifiable fighters that Shao Kahn flicks away while climbing the Pyramid of Argus is are Baraka (who lost Shao Kahn's favor when he, along with the rest of the Tarkatan horde following him, chose to pledge his loyalty to Onaga).Onaga) and Sindel (who as a result of the magically induced brainwashing done to her upon on her resurrection being undone at the conclusion of VideoGame/{{Mortal Kombat 3}}'s events went back to being ruler of Edenia and his nemesis).
21st Jan '17 9:35:47 AM Miracle@StOlaf
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* ScunthorpeProblem: When making a custom character, the game won't let you use swears in any text field. While this ''might'' have at least kept people from having to fight [[VideoGamePerversityPotential a million bored twelve-year-olds who named their characters after obscenities in online play,]] it runs hard into the Stupid Pole when one of the words the filter doesn't allow is "Hell". Which is ''the name of a stage in the game.''

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* ScunthorpeProblem: When making a custom character, the game won't let you use swears in any text field. While this ''might'' have at least kept people from having to fight [[VideoGamePerversityPotential a million bored twelve-year-olds who named their characters after obscenities in online play,]] it runs hard into hits a low branch on the Stupid Pole Tree when one of the words the filter doesn't allow is "Hell". Which is ''the name of a stage in the game.''
21st Jan '17 9:34:48 AM Miracle@StOlaf
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* ScunthorpeProblem: When making a custom character, the game won't let you use swears in any text field. While this ''might'' have at least kept people from having to fight [[VideoGamePerversityPotential a million bored twelve-year-olds who named their characters after obscenities in online play,]] one of the words it doesn't allow is "Hell". Which is ''the name of a stage in the game.''

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* ScunthorpeProblem: When making a custom character, the game won't let you use swears in any text field. While this ''might'' have at least kept people from having to fight [[VideoGamePerversityPotential a million bored twelve-year-olds who named their characters after obscenities in online play,]] it runs hard into the Stupid Pole when one of the words it the filter doesn't allow is "Hell". Which is ''the name of a stage in the game.''
7th Dec '16 4:32:09 PM Xtifr
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'''''Mortal Kombat: Armageddon''''' is the seventh fighting game installment in the ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' franchise. It was released for UsefulNotes/PlayStation2 and UsefulNotes/XBox in 2006, and for Nintendo UsefulNotes/{{Wii}} in 2007. This game marks the last ''Mortal Kombat'' releases for that generation of consoles.

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'''''Mortal ''Mortal Kombat: Armageddon''''' Armageddon'' is the seventh fighting game installment in the ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' franchise. It was released for UsefulNotes/PlayStation2 and UsefulNotes/XBox in 2006, and for Nintendo UsefulNotes/{{Wii}} in 2007. This game marks the last ''Mortal Kombat'' releases for that generation of consoles.
20th Nov '16 1:27:41 PM Pallo
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* EasterEgg: The sorcerer preset for male kombatants in the Kreate-A-Fighter mode is none other than the old Shang Tsung from MKI.
8th May '16 6:03:59 PM JesseMB27
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** When Kano is escaping from the Red Dragon Clan's base, he mentions that they were planning to use him as a subject for experiments on creating Dragon-Human hybrids. On top of that, his arcade ending states that upon absorbing the power of Blaze that he ''transformed'' into a Black Dragon-Human hybrid being. These are likely in reference to the "Kano Transformations" joke that was included in the list of statistics in Videogame/MortalKombatII and [[UrbanLegendOfZelda subsequent fan speculation it spurred]].

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** When Kano is escaping from the Red Dragon Clan's base, he mentions that they were planning to use him as a subject for experiments on creating Dragon-Human hybrids. On top of that, his arcade ending states that upon absorbing the power of Blaze that he ''transformed'' into a Black Dragon-Human hybrid being. These are likely in reference to the "Kano Transformations" joke that was included in the list of statistics in Videogame/MortalKombatII ''Videogame/MortalKombatII'' and [[UrbanLegendOfZelda subsequent fan speculation it spurred]].




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* TheUnfought: While Kano and Shujinko are two character noted in the Konquest mode section below, but a more plot relevant example is Quan Chi. Taven spends the roughly last third of the storyline seeking to track him down to get more information on Daegon's plans and later to get vengeance for [[spoiler: Quan Chi's mortal wounding of Orin in an attempt to prevent Taven from being able to travel across the realms]]. The closest Taven gets to the necromancer following the spoiler protected event was during his speech in Shao Kahn's throne room.
25th Apr '16 9:22:10 AM JesseMB27
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* AscendedExtra: Meat and Mokap, who were just placeholders and JokeCharacters in their respective origin games (''4'' and ''Deadly Alliance''), are now legitimate kombatants (though Meat still has to be unlocked).

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* AscendedExtra: Meat and Mokap, who were just placeholders and JokeCharacters {{Joke Character}}s in their respective origin games (''4'' and ''Deadly Alliance''), are now legitimate kombatants (though Meat still has to be unlocked).unlocked).
** A non-individual example is the Red Dragon Clan. They were introduced in Deadly Alliance as a fairly minor force with its only connection to the series' backstory being in connection to the Black Dragon Clan. Here the Red Dragon is fleshed out from being a simple ancient crime syndicate to being a group that seeks to help its founder achieve full godhood.



** Some of the less emphasized fights in the intro contain references to some of the subplots of the prior games of which include: Sonya Blade vs Frost (who were enemies in Deadly Alliance [[NoodleIncident for unexplained reasons]]), Jade vs Tanya (Jade had sought to hunt down the [[TheQuisling Edenian traitor]] during the events of Deception), and Sub-Zero vs Hotaru (Hotaru was ordered by Onaga to thwart his and Kenshi Takahashi's attempt to interrupt the Dragon King's AssimilationPlot in the prior game). Also, one of the identifiable fighters that Shao Kahn flicks away while climbing the Pyramid of Argus is Baraka (who lost Shao Kahn's favor when he, along with the rest of the Tarkatan horde, chose to pledge his loyalty to Onaga).

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** Some of the less emphasized fights in the intro contain references to some of the subplots of the prior games of which include: Sonya Blade vs Frost (who were enemies in Deadly Alliance [[NoodleIncident for unexplained reasons]]), Jade vs Tanya (Jade had sought to hunt down the [[TheQuisling Edenian traitor]] during the events of Deception), and Sub-Zero vs Hotaru (Hotaru was ordered by Onaga to thwart his and Kenshi Takahashi's attempt to interrupt the Dragon King's AssimilationPlot in the prior game). Also, one of the identifiable fighters that Shao Kahn flicks away while climbing the Pyramid of Argus is Baraka (who lost Shao Kahn's favor when he, along with the rest of the Tarkatan horde, horde following him, chose to pledge his loyalty to Onaga).



* {{Foreshadowing}}: After Taven has helped Sub-Zero in thwarting Noob Saibot's assault on the Lin Kuei Palace, Kuai Liang reveals to him that the wraith used to be his brother before he was corrupted into a minion of the Netherrealm. During the cutscene when Taven is leaving the Lin Kuei Palace he expresses his regret that [[CainAndAbel the brothers are now bitter enemies who tried to kill each other]]. This is preview to the conflict that Taven will discover himself as being in with his own brother.



** Of the highlighted fights that occur in Armageddon's intro, one of them is Kung Lao vs Baraka in reference to them being archenemies in ''[[VideoGame/MortalKombatShaolinMonks Shaolin Monks]]''. Though Videogame/MortalKombat9 [[RetCanon also retconned]] the Tarkatans minions of Shao Kahn under Baraka's command as being responsible for the raid on the Wu Shi Academy that result in several fellow monks being killed and captured.
** Hotaru killing Li Mei in the intro is a vague reference to Shujinko defeating the former after his prison escape while using the latter's abilities.[[note]](Some elaboration for those unfamiliar with Deception. In the Konquest mode of that game, Shujinko would transform into whoever the last person he trained with was though In-story he was simply using another character's techniques.)[[/note]]

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** Of the highlighted fights that occur in Armageddon's intro, one of them is Kung Lao vs Baraka in reference to them being archenemies in ''[[VideoGame/MortalKombatShaolinMonks Shaolin Monks]]''. Though Videogame/MortalKombat9 [[RetCanon also retconned]] the Tarkatans Tarkatan minions of Shao Kahn under Baraka's command as being responsible for the raid on the Wu Shi Academy that result resulted in several fellow monks being killed and captured.
** Hotaru killing Li Mei in the intro is a vague reference to Shujinko defeating the former after his prison escape while using the latter's abilities.[[note]](Some elaboration for those unfamiliar with Deception. In the Konquest mode of that game, Shujinko would transform into whoever the last person he trained with was was, though In-story he was simply using another character's techniques.)[[/note]]
13th Mar '16 10:54:37 PM Jarek
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* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler:The canonical winner of Armageddon? [[OhCrap Shao Kahn.]]]]



* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler:The canonical winner of Armageddon? '''Shao Kahn.''']]

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* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler:The canonical winner of Armageddon? '''Shao Kahn.''']]
12th Feb '16 6:12:03 PM GrammarNavi
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'''''Mortal Kombat: Armageddon''''' is the seventh fighting game installment in the ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' franchise. It was released for PlayStation2 and {{Xbox}} in 2006, and for Nintendo {{Wii}} in 2007. This game marks the last ''Mortal Kombat'' releases for that generation of consoles.

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'''''Mortal Kombat: Armageddon''''' is the seventh fighting game installment in the ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' franchise. It was released for PlayStation2 UsefulNotes/PlayStation2 and {{Xbox}} UsefulNotes/XBox in 2006, and for Nintendo {{Wii}} UsefulNotes/{{Wii}} in 2007. This game marks the last ''Mortal Kombat'' releases for that generation of consoles.
20th Nov '15 1:51:00 PM DragonQuestZ
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* MascotRacer: "Motor Kombat" is a racing game within this one, where the characters race each other on special vehicles, and use their powers to stop each other.


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* MascotRacer: This is a racing game within this one, where the characters race each other on special vehicles, and use their powers to stop each other.
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