Goro MKX Render
The Shokan serve no one.
~ Goro


Goro is the mighty prince of the Shokan race. He earned his respect by crushing rebellions, conquering provinces and winning nine consecutive Mortal Kombat tournaments. His efforts led Outworld to being close to conquer Earthrealm, but in the tenth decisive tournament he fought and lost against Liu Kang.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 9-A | 8-A

Name: Goro

Origin: Mortal Kombat

Gender: Male

Age: At least 2,000 years old

Classification: Emperor of Shokan (Draco Lineage), Former Mortal Kombat Champion

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Expert Hand-to-Hand Combatant, Fire Manipulation, Immortality (Type 1)

Attack Potency: At least Small Building level (Killed the Great Kung Lao) | Multi-City Block level (Fought Cyber Sub-Zero and Kotal Kahn)

Speed: Superhuman with Subsonic reactions and combat speed | Superhuman with Supersonic reactions and combat speed

Lifting Strength: At least Class K | At least Class K

Striking Strength: At least Small Building Class | Multi-City Block Class

Durability: At least Small Building level | Multi-City Block level (Should scale to Kintaro since they are from the same species)

Stamina: High | High

Range: Extended melee range considering his size and girth. Tens of meters with projectiles.

Standard Equipment: Dragon Fangs

Intelligence: Average (Is the ruler of his species; but is pretty much a brute outside of combat where he's at least shown to be able to handle most of Raiden's chosen and Kung Lao's ancestor, the Great Kung Lao)

Weaknesses: None notable

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Fireball: Goro shoots a green fireball from his arm or his mouth.
  • Leaping Stomp: Goro jumps off the screen and lands on the opponent much like Kintaro and Sheeva.
  • Krush: Goro completely crushes his opponent into gore upon his landing, while the head flies into the screen.
  • Chest Pound: Grabbing his opponents with his lower arms, Goro then pounds them with his upper arms.
  • Goro Grab: Goro grabs the opponent in his bottom hands, then palms the opponents face in an upper hand, smashes them on the ground, and then flings them across the arena.
  • Spinning Fists: Goro holds out his arms and spins around, smacking his opponent multiple times with his outstretched flaming fists.
  • Tail Spin: Goro obliterates the torso of the opponent upon contact with the fists.
  • Tremor Pound: Goro jumps at the ground or hits it with all his arms making an earthquake.
  • Taunt: Goro will flex his upper arms and taunt the opponent.
  • Crusher: Goro grabs and raises his opponent from the waist with his lower arms, then puts his upper hands to their head and presses hard until he eventually crushes their skull. He then throws them overhead and slams them into the floor, damaging their skull, ribs, and spine.
  • Spine Adjustment: Goro punches his opponent hard enough to stun them. He then forcefully attempts to pull off their head with his upper arms, breaking the neck. He then uses his lower arms to grab their waist and attempts to tear them apart, completely shattering the spine and breaking several ribs. He punches them onto the ground to end it.

Key: Original Timeline | Current Timeline



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Start a Discussion Discussions about Goro (Mortal Kombat)

  • Goro vs Machamp

    4 messages
    • (Goro vs Machamp is in the next Community Death Battle.) Machamp likely wins due to faster punching and reaction speeds and higher strengt...
    • I'm assuming you mean Machop vs Goro because Machamp is High 6-C and Chop is 8-A
  • Steven Universe (character) vs Goro

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    • Was this made before the Steven upgrade? This is a stomp thread.
    • Going by the date, yes it was made before Steven got upgraded///