For Kung Lao… the Shaolin… and Earthrealm!
~ Liu Kang to Shao Kahn

Liu Kang is a character from the Mortal Kombat series.

Wikia Match-Ups Edit

Information Edit

Background Edit

  • Height: 1.78 m | 5'10"
  • Weight: 80 kg | 185 lbs
  • Trained by Bo' Rai Cho
  • Member of the White Lotus Society

Fighting Style Edit

  • Jan Fan
    • Best defense is a strong defense
    • Based on Jeet Kun Do
  • Pao Chui
  • Karate
  • Jeet Kun Do
    • Kicking, Punching, Trapping, and Grappling
    • All done seamlessly without fixed patterns
  • Choy Lay Fut
    • Defensive style
    • Effective against fighting more than one person
  • Monkey
  • Dragon
    • Shaolin Boxing style

Special Moves Edit

  • Flying Dragon Kick
    • Flies toward the opponent with a kick
    • Enhanced version is faster with a fiery kick
    • Learned the move from Bo' Rai Cho
    • Used to defeat Shang Tsung
  • Dragon Fire
    • Fireball in the shape of a dragon
    • Enhanced version turns into a black dragon
  • Low Dragon Fire
    • Same as Dragon Fire, but fired at the opponent's feet
  • Bicycle Kick
    • Flies towards opponent with multiple kicks
    • Enhanced version is faster with fiery kicks
    • Sounds hilarious while using it
  • Dragon's Tail
    • A cartwheel kick that can be followed up with a punch, trip, flip kick, or uppercut.
  • Parry
    • If opponent attacks during parry stance, teleports behind them and punches
    • Enhanced version does an uppercut
    • Can even parry throws and air attacks
    • Cannot parry low attacks or any special moves
  • Chin Up
    • Cartwheel kick and uppercut, followed by a kick to the aerial opponent's jaw
    • A dentist's worst nightmare

Weapons Edit

  • Dragon Sword
    • Wave-shaped blade
    • Can also be thrown
  • Nunchaku
    • Two sticks with chains connecting them
    • Originally farming tools

Fatalities Edit

  • Dragon Bite
    • Transforms into a dragon and bites his opponent
    • Dragon form can also breathe fire
  • Arcade Drop
    • Drops a Mortal Kombat arcade cabinet onto his opponent
    • Can disappear or stay before summoning it
  • Incinerate
    • Teleports inside the opponent as living fire, then the opponent burns alive
  • Fire Shot
    • Tosses the opponent into the air, then blows them up with a fireball
  • Soul Invasion
    • Enters the opponent's body, then forces them to tear off their own head
    • Shang Tsung totally ripped this off from Liu Kang!
  • Focused Fireball
    • Extracts opponent's chi, then blows them up with it.
  • Fire Combo
    • Uppercut, bicycle kick, then finishes grounded opponent with a fiery fist
  • Fist of Flame
    • Charges fist with fire, then punches through opponent's chest
    • Used to defeat Shao Kahn

Feats & Stats Edit

  • Can shatter a steel anvil in one hit with enough Ki focus in Test Your Might as seen in the first Mortal Kombat game (Strength)
    • With valid scaling, Liu Kang is capable of shattering a large brick of diamond with enough Ki focus as seen in the first Mortal Kombat game when playing enough two player versus match-ups (Strength)
  • Knocks down two thugs with a fly kick (Strength)
  • Defeated Ermac, Scorpion, Goro, Shang Tsung, Kintaro, Shao Kahn, and Shinnok (Skill)
  • Has saved Earthrealm multiple times (Skill)
  • His spirit survived the Battle of Armageddon
  • Managed to catch and throw the Wrath Hammer (Speed)
  • Took down two thugs with a single fly kick (Skill)
  • Can turn into a dragon and summon Mortal Kombat machines... SAY WHAT?!

Resistances & Immunities Edit

Faults & Weaknesses Edit

  • In the original timeline, Liu Kang was finally killed by Shang Tsung WITH Quan Chi's help (Fault)
  • Was unable to reunite with his reanimated body
  • Has been defeated by Raiden (Fault)
  • Weapons are not always useful
  • Parry can be punished by low attacks and specials

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Trivia Edit