Thunder Take You! Raiden Joins the Mortal Kombat X Roster


NetherRealm Studios has revealed Raiden as the next Kombatant in their upcoming fighter during the EVO 2014 fighting game tournament.

The gameplay reveal showcases the Thunder God’s three different fighting styles; Storm Lord, Displacer and Thunder God.

  • Displacer – Seems to focus on using Raiden’s teleportation abilities to get out of hairy situations
  • Storm Lord Is all about zoning/playing keep away and kontrolling space by placing lightning traps
  • Thunder God – Landing lightning fused kombos and inflicting major damage is the name of the game with this style

Check Raiden out in action below as he takes on Kotal Kahn, one of the newest fighters to the Mortal Kombat series.


Mortal Kombat X launches sometime next year for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4 and PC.

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