• Shang Tsung’s recent reveal as DLC brought with it a trove of callbacks from over two decades of film and games 1 / 9

  • In 1995, Mortal Kombat was filmed and actor Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa became Shang Tsung. Now he is back to lend his voice and likeness 2 / 9

  • Intro and Victory Dialogue use quotes from the film, "And now a taste of things to come," and "Your soul is mine!" 3 / 9

  • The sorcerer brings back his old moves of flaming skulls and his iconic snake fighting style 4 / 9

  • Shang Tsung can also morph briefly into the four pallet-swapping ninjas to use their special moves: Smoke, Reptile, Ermac and Rain. 5 / 9

  • As expected, he can steal an opponent's soul to become that character for six seconds. 6 / 9

  • Shang Tsung's fatality is similar to MK2, where he tosses a soul into his poignant, and Kintaro bursts forth in all his rage 7 / 9

  • We are sure to see more once the character is released with the rest of the first DLC Kombat Pack. 8 / 9

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