MK1 Game Information
A 2,000 year old half human dragon Goro remains undefeated for the past 500 years. He won the title of grand champion by defeating Kung Lao, a shaolin fighting monk. It was during this period that the tournament fell into Shang Tsung's hands and was corrupted.
The word 'code' has many different definitions. The shaolin martial arts tournament is governed by a system of rules of conduct
...an ethical code.
The combatants respect each other as warriors, no matter what degree of hatred they have for one another
...a code of honor.
Another type of code could be defined as an arbitrary system of symbols or letters for transmitting messages
...a secret code.
Mortal Kombat(tm) adheres to many codes, but does it contain one?
The imperial court of immortals invites warriors of all styles to compete in a tournament of Mortal Kombat.
The contest will be held on the island fortress of Shang Tsung located in the center of the lost sea.
Your continued existence.