contains mature content that may include coarse language, sexual references, and/or graphic violent images which may be disturbing to some. Terminator | Even though the One Being was shattered, its divided mind influenced certain exceptionally powerful individuals to merge the realms and reconstitute itself. And he wishes nothing less for power not only over all realms, but over the gods as well. Shujinko | The threat posed by the Deadly Alliance was rendered moot, however, when The Dragon King appeared at the scene where Raiden had just been defeated by the two sorcerers. Shirai Ryu | They usually only intervene if the villain of the game poses an existential threat to the existence of the realms and risks the return of the One Being. In Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance, Raiden could not interfere when the titular alliance of Shang Tsung and Quan Chi killed Liu Kang due to his Elder God status. Kratos | Spider-Man has declared that this article is still. The development of the first game was originally based on an idea that Ed Boon and John Tobias had of making a video game starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, but as that idea fell through, a fantasy-themed fighting game was created instead, nonetheless paying homage to him with nut-cracking movie star character Johnny Cage, whose initials and personal style echo Van Damme's. Spider-Man has declared that this article is still under construction.Please don't delete or edit this article yet because it may contrast with the original author's edits.After I finish this article, the world will be saved! Their brother, Shinnok, who also appears to be the Elder God of Wind, is the father of Raiden and Shao Kahn, according to Mortal Kombat: Annihilation. Goals LǎoshénChōrō no KamigamiDragonsToothless Worms (an insult by Emperor Shao Kahn and Quan Chi)Ineffectual Deities (an insult by Emperor Shao Kahn) Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Ferra & Torr | Divesting himself of Elder Godhood to lead his mortal friends into direct combat, this time Raiden's efforts were thwarted, with all of his allies either killed or disabled. The Elder Gods waged a conflict with the One Being, and during that fight, crafted their mystical weapons known only as the Kamidogu, to shatter the One Being. Regardless, they remain the most powerful class of beings outside of the Titans, with only the most exceptional of mortals or lesser gods even hoping to challenge them. Should the other be the victor against Blaze, the kombatants would be stripped of their lives. For this, Raiden was rewarded by being made an Elder God himself and as a result promoted Fujin as the new Protector of Earthrealm to take his place. Alias Maintain balance of the realms Prevent the return of the One Being Full Names Where as other Gods have jurisdiction over only one realm and usually represent an element, the Elder Gods is more ethereal and powerful in all realms and in the entire cosmos including the Heavens itself. Scorpion perceived this as an act of betrayal on the Elder Gods' part and turned against them. Fujin | Maintain the balance of the realms including Earthrealm and Outworld (possibly failed).Prevent the destructive return of the One Being (succeeded).Prevent Lord Shinnok from escaping the Netherrealm and/or cease him reclaiming his Sacred Amulet in his revengeful quest for universal dominance (succeeded).Ensure that their 6 Kamidogu does not fall into the wrong hands (succeeded).Monitor and prevent the coming Battle of Armageddon from destroying a of reality (failed).Stop Lady Kronika from using the Hourglass's power to remake the universe in her cold image and dooming the realms to endless war within her "New Era" (failed due to being recently betrayed and murdered by one of their own within their ranks). Raiden | The Elder Gods are the highly greater power in the universe. They demanded a safeguard be put in place to prevent Armageddon. When the time came, Blaze would call out, awakening Argus's two sons, Taven and Daegon, who would challenge Blaze on top of the pyramid. Although their duty is to watch over and maintain balance between the realms, the Elder Gods are mostly non-interventionist, caring very little (if at all) for lives of mortals. Mortal Kombat Objective Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge (2020): Scorpion | Liu Kang | Raiden | Johnny Cage | Sonya Blade | Kitana | Jax Briggs | Reptile | Nitara Occupation The presence of this form can be seen in the image Onaga the Dragon King's unused end image in Mortal Kombat: Deception's Krypt feature, in Armageddon's Konquest Mode with Taven discovering the inscription of his father Lord Argus speaking to the dragon-shaped figures in the clouds, whom he claims to be the Elder Gods themselves, appearing in their dragon form in Captain Marvel's Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe ending, and emerging in their radiant gold dragon form upon punishing Emperor Shao Kahn for his crimes against both their laws and the realms at the end of Mortal Kombat 9' Story Mode. The Elder Gods are mentioned many times by, The Elder Gods also make a cameo appearance in Raiden's ending in the game, there they are seen destroying. Cetrion is later willingly to be absorbed by Kronika in order for her to complete her plan. In Mortal Kombat: Armageddon, it is revealed that the Elder Gods foresaw that one day the Mortal Kombat tournament would be corrupted, and that the participating warriors would become too powerful and too numerous, jeopardizing the safety and existence of the realms. Enemies In Liu Kang's ladder ending in Mortal Kombat 11, Liu Kang shared Kronika's power with Bo' Rai Cho, Kitana, Raiden, and Kung Lao. If all the necessary parts are collected, then your character's appearance would resemble a man or woman in golden armor. Main Heroes Unlike Titans, whose powers are linked to the governing laws of reality, such as time, the Elder Gods' powers are more related to physical concepts such as life/death and the elements. Thus, the Elder Gods show no signs of being truly benevolent or malevolent towards the various threats posed to Earthrealm. He favors Shao Kahn, considering Raiden too weak and caring to be his son. RoboCop | His plans were thwarted by Earthrealm's warriors, and when Shinnok was sealed inside his own amulet, Raiden brought the relic to the Elder Gods, bidding them to destroy it. Lord FujinLord ArgusDeliaBlazeLiu KangLady Cetrion (Elder Goddess of Virtue turned traitor), The Brotherhood of ShadowsQuan ChiThe Army of DarknessThe One BeingOnaga the Dragon KingLady Cetrion (traitor)Lady KronikaThe Titans. Erron Black | King Jerrod | Millennia earlier, rumors had it that they had cursed Shang Tsung to consume the souls of other mortals to maintain his existence, either not knowing or not caring that his need to devour mortal souls would lead to him learning the location of Shinnok's Sacred Amulet. They later resurrected Raiden and offered him Shinnok's position in their ranks. The vague face of the Elder Gods seen in Mortal Kombat 4/Mortal Kombat Gold, and the appearance of the fallen Elder God Lord Shinnok in the same game, indicate that the natural born Elder Gods has a blue-gray skin and a humanoid appearance. Kronika was one of them, the Titan of Space and Time. Superman | The gods possessed Raiden's body and used him to defeat Shao Kahn and destroy him for his insolence. Sub-Zero | Heaven Defunct As with the Mortal Kombat Wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the GNU Free Documentation License. Both Timelines:RaidenFujinLiu KangWhite Lotus SocietyShaolin MonksOriginal Timeline:TavenArgus The One Being eventually allowed for the creation of the Titans and the Elder Gods from its own substance. Maintain the balance of the realms including Earthrealm and Outworld (possibly failed).Prevent the destructive return of the One Being (succeeded).Prevent Lord Shinnok from escaping the Netherrealm and/or cease him reclaiming his Sacred Amulet in his revengeful quest for universal dominance (succeeded).Ensure that their 6 Kamidogu does not fall into the wrong hands (succeeded).Monitor and prevent the coming Battle of Armageddon from destroying a of reality (failed).Stop Lady Kronika from using the Hourglass's power to remake the universe in her cold image and dooming the realms to endless war within her "New Era" (failed due to being recently betrayed and murdered by one of their own within their ranks). Captain Marvel gaining new abilities from The Elder Gods during his encounter with them in their world. 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