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  • Updated 10/07/99
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    Key to Moves and Finishers
    Moves
    U - Up
    D - Down
    F - Forward
    B - Back

    HP - High Punch
    LP - Low Punch
    BL - Block
    HK - High Kick
    LK - Low Kick
    RN - Run
    (??) - Hold down the button
    Moves
    QCF - Quarter Circle Forward
    QCB - Quarter Circle Back
    HCF - Half Circle Forward
    HCB - Half Circle Back

    Finisher Distances
    (sweep) - Stand away from opponent about as far away as a sweep move connects.
    (outside sweep) - Stand where the sweep move is just outside of connecting.
    (xxx screen) - Stand away from the opponent relative to the entire screen.

    Finisher Requirements
    Friendship & Babality - Defeat your opponent without using block during the last round.
    Animality - Lose one round and win one round against opponent. During the fatality time of the third round, perform Mercy (RN) D - D. Defeat the opponent after he comes back to life and then perform Animality move.

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    Moves:
    Fatalities:

     NOOB SAIBOT 
    Disabler: QCT - LP
    Teleport Slam: D - U
    Shadow Throw: F - F - HP
    Orb Spinner: B - B - F - F - HK (sweep)
    Thrower: D - D - U - RN (close & fast)
    Animailty: B - F - B - F - HK (close)
    Friendship: F - F - B - HP
    Babality: D - F - F - F - LP
    Stage: F - D - F - BL
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP - LK
    HP - LK - LK - LK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - LP - BL - LK - HK - HP - LP - BL - LK - HK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      BARAKA  
    Spark: QCB - HP
    Slicer: B - B - LP
    Blade Spin: F - D - F - BL
    Big Slash: B+HP
    Decapitation: B - B - B - HP (inside sweep)
    Knife Impale: B - F - D - F - LP (inside sweep)
    Animailty: (HP) F - B - D - F release HP (sweep)
    Friendship: D - F - F - HK
    Babality: F - F - F - HK
    Stage: (BL) LK - RN - RN - RN - RN
    Combos:
    HP - HP - B+HP - F+HP
    HK - HK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - HP - LP - LP - BL - HK - HK - LK - LK - BL


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      CAGE  
    Low Fireball: HCT - LP
    High Fireball: HCB - HP
    Green Shadow Kick: B - F - LK
    Red Shadow Kick: B - B - F - LK
    Shadow Uppercut: B - D - DB - HP
    Decapitation: D - D - F - F - LP (sweep)
    Torso Kick: D - D - F - F - LK ( screen)
    Animality: D - F - F - HK (inside sweep)
    Friendship: D - D - D - LK
    Babality: D - F - B - B - HK
    Stage: D - B - F - F - HK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - LP - D+HP
    HK - LK - HK - LK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - HK - LP - HP - HK - HK - HP - HP - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      SONYA  
    Rings: QCT - LP
    Bicycle Kick: B - B - D - LK
    Square wave punch: F - B - HP
    Leg Grab: D + LP + BL
    Kiss of Death: B - F - D - D - RN (sweep)
    Purple blob: (BL+RN) U - U - B - D ( screen)
    Animality: (LP) B - F - D - F (LP) [close]
    Friendship: B - F - B - D - RN
    Babality: D - D - F - LK
    Stage: F - F - D - HP
    Combos:
    HK - HK - HP - HP - LP - B+HP
    HP - HP - LP - B+LP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - BL - HP - LK - BL - HP - BL - HK - LK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

     RAYDEN 
    Lightning Bolt: QCT - LP
    Reverse Lightning Bolt: QCB - LP
    Torpedo Dive: B - B - F
    Shocker: (HP) 3 sec release up close
    Teleport: D - U
    Exploding Uppercut: (HP) [away] 3 sec release up close
    Exploder: (LK) 3 sec release close - BL+LK rapidly
    Animality: D - F - D - HK (outside sweep)
    Friendship: D - B - F - HK
    Babality: D - D - U - HK
    Stage: D - D - D - HP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP - LP
    HK - HK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - LK - LK - LK - HK - LP - LP - LP - BL - BL


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      RAIN  
    Control Ball: QCT - HP
    Lightning: B - B - HP
    Teleport Kick: B - HK
    Upside-downer uppercut: F - F - D+HP (close)
    Electrocution: D - D - B - F - HK (jump distance)
    Animality: BL - BL - RN - RN - BL (sweep)
    Friendship: D - F - F - F - LP (sweep)
    Babality: F - B - B - HP
    Stage: F - D - F - LP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - LP - HP
    HK - HK - LK - HK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - BL - LK - HK - BL - LK - HK - BL - HP - LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      CYRAX  
    Net Capture: B - B - B - LK
    Exploding Teleport: F - F - D - BL
    Long Grenade Throw: (LK) F - F - HK
    Short Grenade Throw: (LK) B - B - HK
    Air throw:(oppnt. in air)D - F - BL - Throw
    Helicopter: D - D - U - D - HP (anywhere)
    Self Destruct: D - D - F - U - RN (close)
    Animality: U - U - D - D (close)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - U
    Babality: F - F - B - HP
    Stage: RN - BL - RN
    Combos:
    HP - HP - HK - HP - HK - B+HK
    HK - HK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HK - HP - HK - HK - HP - HK - HP - HK - LK - LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      SCORPION  
    Spear: B - B - LP
    Teleport: QCB - HP
    Air Throw: BL (in air)
    Flying Elbow: QCT - HP
    Fire Breath: D - D - U - HK (jump)
    Hand of hell: F - F - F - B - LP (sweep)
    Bum Rush: F - F - D - U - RN (close)
    Animality: F - U - U - HK (close)
    Friendship: B - F - F - B - LK
    Babality: D - B - B - F - HP
    Stage: F - U - U - LP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - HK - B+HK
    HK - HK - LK - B+LK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - BL - HK - HK - LK - HK - HP - HP - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    HUMAN SMOKE
    Spear: B - B - LP
    Teleport: QCB - HP
    Air Throw: BL (in air)
    Inviso Possesion: F - F - B - RN (outside sweep)
    Teleporting Smash: RN - BL - RN - RN - HK ( screen)
    Animality: F - F - F - B - HK (outside sweep)
    Friendship: D - F - F - F - RN
    Babality: D - B - B - F - RN
    Stage: F - U - U - LP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP
    HP - HP - HK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - LK - HK - BL - BL - LP - LP - HP - HP - BL


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      REPTILE  
    Slow Forceball: B - B - HP+LP  
    Fast Forceball: F - F - HP+LP
    Acid Spit: F - F - HP
    Invisibility: U - U - D - HK
    Run Around: B - F - LK
    Slide: B + LP + BL + LK
    Body Snack: B - F - D - BL(jump distance)
    Acid Puke: F - F - U - U - HK (sweep)
    Animailty: D - D - D - U - HK
    Friendship: D - F - F - B - HK
    Babality: F - F - B - D - LK
    Stage: BL - RN - BL - BL
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP
    HP - HP - HK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - BL - HK - HK - BL - HP - LP - LK - LK - BL - BL+LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      JAX  
    Single Missile: B - F - HP
    Double Missiles: F - F - B - B - HP
    Streaking Punch: F - F - HK
    Gotcha Punch: F - F - LP
    Ground Smash: (LK) 3 sec. release
    Quad Slam: After throw repeadily tap HP
    Stomp: RN - BL - RN - RN - LK (far)
    Slicer: (BL) U - D - F - U (close)
    Animality: (LP) F - F - D - F (close)
    Friendship: LK - RN - RN - LK
    Babality: D - D - D - LK
    Stage: D - F - D - LP
    Combos:
    HK - HK - D+HP - HP - BL - LP - B+HP
    HP - HP - BL - LP - B+HP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - HP - BL - LP - HP - HP - HP - BL - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

     SEKTOR 
    Missile: F - F - LP
    Double Missles: B - B - F - LP
    Heat seeker missile: HCB - HP
    Teleport: F - F - LK (can be done in air)
    Squasher: LP - R - R - BL (sweep)
    Flame Thrower: F - F - F - B - BL ( screen)
    Animality: F - F - D - U (close)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - D
    Babality: B - D - D - D - HK
    Stage: RN - RN - RN - D
    Combos:
    HP - HP - HK - HK - B+HK
    HP - HP - D+LP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - HP - BL - LP - HP - HP - HP - BL - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    LIU KANG
    Low Fireball: F - F - LP
    High Fireball: F - F - HP
    Flying Kick: F - F - HK
    Bicycle Kick: (LK) for 3 sec release
    Red Bicycle Kick: (LK) F - F release
    Fire Meditation: F - F - D - D - LK (sweep)
    MK1 Machine Drop: F - F - F - B - BL ( screen)
    Animality: D - U - U (close)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - D+RN
    Babality: D - D - D - HK
    Stage: RN - BL - BL - HK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - BL - LP - LK - LK - HK - LK
    HP - HP - D+LP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - HP - BL - LK - HK - HK - LK - HK - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      JADE  
    High Boomerang: B - F - HP
    Middle Boomerang: B - F - LP
    Low Boomerang: B - F - LK
    Boomerang Return: B - B - F - LP
    Projectile Invincibility: B - F - HK
    Shadow Kick: QCT - LK
    Stomach Shake: U - U - D - F - HP (close)
    Uppercut Stab: RN - RN - RN - BL - RN (close)
    Animality: F - D - F - F - LK
    Friendship: B - D - B - B - HK
    Babality: D - D - F - D - HK
    Stage: B - F - D - RN
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP - D+HP
    HP - HP - D+LP - LK - HK - B+LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - HP - LP - HK - HK - LK - BL - HP - HK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    SHEEVA
    Teleport Stomp: D - U
    Mega Stomp: B - D - B - HK
    Fireball: D - F - HP
    Ground Pound: F - D - D - F - LP (close)
    Skin Rip: (HK) B - F - F (close)
    Animality: RN - BL - BL - BL - BL (close)
    Friendship: F - F - D - F -pause- HP
    Babality: D - D - D - B - HK
    Stage: D - F - D - F - LP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - LP - HK - HK - LK - B+HK
    HP - HP - LP - F-HP - HP Fireball
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - BL - LK - HK - BL - HK - LK - BL - LP - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    KUNG LAO
    Hat Throw: B - F - LP
    Teleport: D - U
    Double Teleport: D - D - U
    Dive Kick: D & HK (while in air)
    Spinning Lao : F - D - F - RN - RN - RN
    Spin Cycle: RN - BL - RN - BL - D (away)
    Hat Slice: F - F - B - D - HP (close)
    Animality: RN - RN - RN - RN - BL (close)
    Friendship: RN - LP - RN - LK (over sweep)
    Babality: D - F - F - HP
    Stage: D - D - F - F - LK
    Combos:
    HP - LP - HP - LP - LK - HK - B+HK
    LK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - LK - HK - BL - HP - LP - LK - HK - BL - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      SMOKE  
    Spear: B - B - LP
    Teleport Punch: F - F - LK
    Air Throw: BL (in air)
    Invisbility: U - U - RN
    Armageddon: U - U - F - D (screen)
    Eat it: (RN + BL) D - D - F - U (sweep)
    Animality: D - F - F - BL ( screen)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - HK
    Babality: D - D - B - B - HK
    Stage: F - D - D - LK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - LK - HK - LP
    HK - HK - LP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LK - LK - HK - BL - BL - LP - LP - HP - HP - BL - BL


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    NIGHTWOLF
    Ax Uppercut: HCT - HP
    Arrow: HCB - LP
    Shield Aura: F - F - F - HK
    Shoulder Slam: F - F - F - LK
    Red Shoulder Slam: B - B - F - HK
    Moonlight Death: U - U - B - F - BL (close)
    Lighting Fry: B - B - D - HP (away)
    Animality: F - F - D - D (close)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - D
    Babality: F - B - F - B - LP
    Stage: RN - RN - BL
    Combos:
    LK - HP - HP - LP - Axe - Axe - HK
    HK - HP - HP - LP - B+LK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - HK - LK - LK - BL - BL - LP - LP - HP - HK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      SINDEL  
    Fireball: F - F - LP
    Double Fireball: B - F - F - LP
    Air Fireball: HCT - LK
    Scream Pull: F - F - F - HP
    Fly: B - B - F - HK
    Scream: RN - BL - BL - RN+BL (close)
    Hair swirly: RN - RN - BL - RN - BL (sweep)
    Animality: F - F - U - HP (sweep)
    Friendship: RN - RN - RN - RN - RN - U
    Babality: RN - RN - RN - U
    Stage: D - D - D - LP
    Combos:
    HK - HP - HP - D+HP
    HK - HP - HP - LP - HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - BL - LK - BL - LK - HK - BL - HK - LK - BL - LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      ERMAC  
    Fireball: D - B - LP
    Teleport Punch: D - B - HP
    Telekinetic Slam: B - D - B - HK
    Slam Massacre: D - U - D - D - D - BL (sweep)
    Decapatation: RN - BL - RN - RN - HK (close)
    Animality: B - B - F - F - LK (close)
    Friendship: F - F - F - HP
    Babality: D - D - F - D - HK
    Stage: RN - BL - RN - RN - LK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - B+LP - HK - B+LK
    HK - HK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - LP - BL - HK - LK - BL - HP - LP - LK - HK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

    Classic
      SUB ZERO  
    Freeze: QCT - LP
    Center ice shower: QCT-HP
    Front ice shower: QCT - B - HP
    Back ice shower: QCB - F -HP
    Ice Clone: QCB - LP
    Ground Freeze: QCB - LK
    Slide: B + LP + BL + LK
    Head Rip: D - D - D - F - HP (close)
    Icicle Impale: D - F - F - F - HP (close)
    Animality: B - B - F - D - LP (close)
    Babality: D - B - B - HK
    Friendship: D - B - B - F - LK (Sweep)
    Stage: F - D - F - F - HP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP - D+HP
    HP - HP - B+LK - B+HK - F+LK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - HP - BL - LK - LK - HK - HK - HK - LP - HP - LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      STRYKER  
    High Grenade: QCT - HP  2x: HCT - HP
    Low Grenade: QCB- HP  2x: HCB - HP
    Riot club throw: F - F - HK
    Riot club trip: F - B - LP
    Rapid Fire Gun: B - F - HP
    Boom: D - F - D - F - BL (close)
    Tazer: F - F - F - LK (full screen)
    Animality: RN - RN - RN - BL (sweep)
    Friendship: LP - RN - RN - LP
    Babality: D - F - F - B - HP
    Stage: F - U - U - HK
    Combos:
    LK - HP - HP - LP
    HP - HP - D+LP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - HK - LK - HP - LP - LK - HK - HP - LK - LK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      KABAL  
    Fireball: B - B - HP (also in air)
    Tornado Spin: B - F - LK
    Ground Razor: B - B - B - RN
    Float: D - D - B - F - BL (outside sweep)
    Scream: RN - BL - BL - BL - HK (close)
    Animality: (HP) F - F - D - F (close)
    Friendship: RN - LK - RN - RN - U
    Babality: RN - RN - LK
    Stage: BL - BL - HK
    Combos:
    LK - LK - HP - HP - D+LP
    LK - LK - HP - LP - HP
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - BL - LK - LK - LK - HK - LP - LP - LP - HP - LP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      KITANA  
    Fan Lift: B - B- HP
    Fan Throw: F - F - HP+LP
    Square Wave Punch: HCB - HP
    Kiss of Death: RN - RN - BL - BL - LK (close)
    Head Slice: B - D - F - F - HK (close)
    Animality: D - D - D - D - RN (inside sweep)
    Friendship: D - B - F - F - LP
    Babality: F - F - D - F - HK
    Stage: F - D - D - LK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - B+LP - F+HP
    HK - HK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - HP - BL - HK - BL - LK - BL - LP - BL - HP - BL


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      KANO  
    Knife Throw: QCB - HP
    Knife Uppercut: QCT - HP
    Grab & shake: HCT - LP
    Air Throw: BL (in air)
    Flying Cannonball: (LK) 3 sec. Release
    Upwards Cannonbal: F - D - F - HK
    Krazy Cannonball: F - D - F - LK
    Skeleton Grab: (LP) F - D - D - F (close)
    Eye Lazer: LP - BL - BL - HK (sweep)
    Animality: (HP) BL - BL - BL (HP) [close]
    Friendship: LK - RN - RN - HK
    Babality: F - F - D - D - LK
    Stage: U - U - B - LK
    Combos:
    HP - HP - D+LP - D+HP
    HP - HP - HK - LK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - BL - HP - BL - HK - LK - BL - HK - LK


    Morphs:









    Kitana: F - D - F - RN
    Reptile: RN - BL - BL - HK
    Nightwolf: U - U
    Jade: F - F - D - D+BL
    Sektor: D - F - B - RN
    Scorpion: D - D - F - LP
    Kano: B - F - BL (FAST)
    Ermac: D - D - U
    Mileena: RN - BL - HK
    Johnny Cage: F - D - F - HP
    Baraka: RN - RN - LP - BL (FAST)
    Rain: RN - BL - LK
    Human Smoke: BL - RN - LK
    Sub Zero: BL - BL - RN - RN
    Sindel: B - D - B - LK
    Sonya: D + RN + LP + BL
    Jax: F - F - D - LP
    Stryker: F - F - HK
    Cyrax: BL - BL - BL
    Kung Lao: RN - RN - BL - RN
    Kabal: LP - BL - HK
    Sheeva: (LK) F - D - F
    Liu Kang: Counter Clockwise Circle
    Noob Saibot: F - D - D - B+HK
    Robotic Smoke: B - B - D - LK
    Rayden: BL - BL - RN - BL
    Moves:
    Fatalities:
    SHANG TSUNG

    Volcanic Eruption: F - F - B - B - LK
    Fireballs: 1: B - B - HP
                   2: B - B - F - HP
                   3: B - B - F - F - HP
    Spikes: (LP) D - F - F - D (close)
    Soul Sucker: (LP) RN - BL - RN - BL (close)
    Animality: (HP) RN - RN - RN (sweep)
    Friendship: LK - RN - RN - D
    Babality: RN - RN - RN - LK
    Stage: U - U - B - LP
    Combos:
    LK - HP - HP - LP - B+HP
    HK - HK - B+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - BL - BL - BL - LK - HP - LP - LP - BL - HK - LK


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      MILEENA  
    Sai Shot: (HP) 3 sec. release
    Teleport Kick: F - F - LK
    Ground Roll: B - B - D - HK
    Nail Spitter: B - B - B - F - LK (screen)
    Eat and Spit: D - F - D - F - LP (close)
    Animality: F - D - D - F - HK
    Friendship: D - D - B - F - HP (close)
    Babality: D - D - F - F - HP
    Stage: D - D - D - LP
    Combos:
    HP - HP - U+LP - D+HP
    HP - HP - HK - HK - U+LK - U+HK
    BRUTALITY:
    HP - LP - LP - HP - BL - HK - LK - LK - HK - BL - HP


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      MOTARO  
    Grab Punch: F - F - HP
    Teleport: D - U
    Fireball: HCB - HP
    Head Rip: F - F - F - HK (close)


    Moves:
    Fatalities:

      SHAO KAHN  
    Hammer: B - F - HP
    Fireball: B - B - F - LP
    Knee Thrust: D - F - HP
    Shadow Charge: D - F - LP
    Grab Attack: F - F - HP
    Taunt: D - D - LK
    Laugh: D - D - HK
    Hammered: F - B - B - HP (sweep)


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