In Deadly Alliance, Cyrax’s Pulse Blade weapon had a blue colored blade. Making his debut in Mortal Kombat 3, Cyrax was one of the three cybernetic ninjas created by the Lin Kuei, in an effort to convert all members into unfeeling, cold-hearted, cybernetic assassins to improve their performance. His helmet is also almost changed completely, still possessing the crude beak-like appearance. Combo 3: High Punch, High Punch, High Kick, High Punch, High Kick, Back + High Kick. Before automation Smoke and Sub-Zero were allies. He also has access to an 'energy net' capable of incapacitating his targets completely. Cyrax was now equipped with a portable device that would allow him to freely traverse across the realms without the need of stationary portals. This foreshadows his ending in that particular game. General Information He ends up stranded in the middle of the desert, blindly heading back toward his base. Mortal Kombat Secrets is the most informative Mortal Kombat fan sites all over the world, featuring information not only about the games, but the films, the series and the books too. Mercy can only be given in the third round of each match just after the announcer says "Finish Him/Her". This is likely a homage to the Star Wars films, where the main character Luke Skywalker has a blue lightsaber and then, in a later film, constructs a green one. Sub-Zero helps Smoke recall his past and gains him as an ally once again. This is the plot for Mortal Kombat 3, tying the previous two games and this one together. Earthrealm Green Net: Back, Back, Low Kick. In Mortal Kombat Deadly Alliance, Cyrax gains a redesign, courtesy of the Special Forces, now featuring new, shining armor, as well as a heartbeat regulator on his chest. Teleport: Forward, Down, Block. Teleport: Forward, Down, Block. Cyrax false mercy: Do a MERCY with CYRAX right after launching a far bomb and see what happens! Cyrax's Mortal Kombat Gold storyline – being recovered from the desert by the Lin Kuei and sent once more to kill Sub-Zero – was contradicted by Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance's Konquest Mode, which stated that he was "recovered by Special Forces agents Sonya Blade and Jackson Briggs." In the alternate timeline of MK 2011, he was automated and dutifully serves the Lin Kuei, but was visibly opposed to the process before being presumably automated against his will. Fatality 1: Down, Down, Up, Down, High Punch. While Cyrax's normal outfit in Deadly Alliance shows him more robotic than human, his alternate costume shows him to be almost completely human with cybernetic parts in his body, although his "being human again" probably just refers to him regaining his memories and conscience, as he will always have cybernetic implants in his body no matter what, making him a cyborg. Certain elements of both characters' armor, such as the faceplate, dreadlocks, and net weapon are also similar. It is interesting to note that this seems to acknowledge an unused bio for him that appeared in Prima's official strategy guide for Gold, which does state he was rescued by Special Forces and reprogrammed to fight on the side of good against Shinnok. The original content was at Cyrax. Air Throw: Forward, Down, Forward, Block, Low Punch. Animality: (Close) (Use Block) Up, Up, Down, Down. Portrayers Mortal Kombat Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. Finishing Moves … Short Bomb: (Hold Low Kick) Back, Back, High Kick. Single Missile: Back, Forward, High Punch. Although Cyrax's armor is said to be heat-resistant (as stated above), he can still be defeated by being knocked into a death trap with lava. His name is not mentioned; he is just referred to as "a robot" by Sonya in a later part of the film. Technically, Cyrax should be eliminated from the tournament in, Cyrax was explicitly mentioned in a court case involving the death of a boy killed by his friend after they had supposedly played, Cyrax is the only Lin Kuei assassin not mentioned at all in, Additionally, although Cyrax is not actually present in. He has currently allied with them as a token of his appreciation. Cyborg This is due to the efforts made by Sonya Blade and Jax Briggs. Silent taunt: Doing Kahn's verbal taunt at certain times, he will not speak. In the film, he displays the ability to shoot tiny, spike-studded grenades and a corrosive, green plasma net - seemingly capable of rapidly and completely disintegrating organic matter, but is successfully and harmlessly blocked by Jax's cybernetic arms. Special Moves Green Net B B LK Short Range Bomb [LK] B B HK Long Range Bomb [LK] F F HK Air Throw F D F BLK LP Teleport F D BLK Finishing Moves Fatality 1: Helichopper D D U D HP Fatality 2: Self-destruction D D F U RN Animality U U D Friendship RN RN RN U Babality F F B HP Stage Fatalities RN BLK RN Brutality (Not available in MK3 and arcade UMK3) In most Mortal Kombat games, Cyrax bleeds a black oil (except during fatalities), a contrast to other characters whose blood is red or green. His alternate costume depicted him in the same outfit, but lacking the front of his mask. The others being, Cyrax is one of the seven characters who does not fight against a tag team in their chapter in Story Mode. Friendship: (Close) (Use Block) Up, Up, Down, Down. Initially, fans speculated that Cyrax was a robotic Scorpion, because of the latter's absence from MK3, their similar color schemes, and similar moves that involved hauling an opponent towards them for a free hit. (Tap Low Punch for extra hits) Back Breaker: Block in air when next to airborne opponent. He was assigned to hunt down the renegade, former Lin Kuei member Sub-Zero as designated unit LK-4D4. Babalities & Friendships can only be performed if you have won the Cyrax, along with the fellow cyborg Sektor, was shown in non-canonical human form in an episode of the cartoon, Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm. The Realm of Mortal Kombat's guide for the game Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3. Babality: Forward, Forward, Back, High Punch. Despite being the shortest of the cyborg ninjas, he is the heaviest. Cyrax's body self-destructs after Sonya incinerates him with a variation of her "Kiss of Death" Fatality. Use it after roundhouses and JKs to get in close very fast if you are not using bomb tactics. Cyrax Weapons The others being. However, this is just a gameplay mechanic. This moves list should work on most versions of MK3, however it has only been tested on the Genesis, SNES, and PSX versions. Special Moves Cyrax's human look has since been contradicted by official renders and outfits in the main games where he appears as an African man from Botswana. Making Cyrax fast, maneuverable, accurate, and vicious is the key to making him win. After entering the research facility which Jax was being held, Cyrax engages Jax in battle whilst Sonya deals with the extermination squad accompanying Cyrax. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. However, after eliminating Kahn and saving Earth, Cyrax awaits for new orders from his Lin Kuei Headquarters. Sektor´s human form is featured as an alternate costume in the new game, also contradicting his look in this series. When his soul was returned to him, not only did Cyrax retain some of his cybernetic parts, he was also outfitted with state-of-the-art technology, courtesy of the Outworld Investigation Agency.