Thousands of years ago in a battle with the fallen
Elder God known as Shinnok, l was responsible for
the death of an entire civilization.

To rid all realms of Shinnok's menace l waged a
war that plunged the Earth into centuries of dark-
ness and banished Shinnok into a place called the

Now after Shao Kahn's defeat at the hands of
Earth's warriors, Shinnok has managed to escape
his confines in the Netherealm.

The war is now being fought one again.Only this time It can be won by mortals.

- The Words of Rayden