"Once a member of the super-secret White Lotus Society, Liu Kang left organization in order to represent all Shaolin temples at the tournament. Through his entire life he has heard stories and rumors about Shang Tsung's martial arts tournament. He is well aware of the evil behind it, and has entered the tournament expressly to defeat Shang Tsung and return the tournament to its noble origins."
Legal Status: Citizen of the peoples republic of China.
Known Relatives: Lee Kang; father (deceased), Lin Kang; mother (deceased), Chow Kang; brother (whereabouts unknown)
Birthplace: Honan Province, China
Occupation: Shaolin Monk, Fisherman
Fireball: Away, Away, Punch
Flying Kick: Towards, Towards, Kick
|Finishers:||Fatality: Hold Block, Towards, Down, Away, Up, Release Block, Towards|
With Blood Code: Fatal Uppercut with Blood
Without Blood Code: Fatal Uppercut
1: The fatality can be performed at any distance.
"After defeating mighty Goro and putting an end to Shang Tsung's rule over the tournament, Kang is able to return the contest to its rightful hosts - The Shaolin temples. Kang's heroics will always be remembered. He will continue the traditions of the Shaolin temples and restore the true pride and respect of this once great tournament."