"The actual name and origin of this warrior is unknown. However, based on his uniform, it is believed he belongs to the Lin Kuei, a legendary clan of Chinese "ninjas" functioning as an assassin. As his name implies, he has mastered the element of cold. His deep freeze leaves an opponent at his mercy, a dangerous situation, for Sub-Zero possesses none."
Real Name: Unknown|
Legal Status: None. However, he resides somewhere in China
Known Relatives: None
Occupation: Life long member of the Lin Kuei, a rare clan of Chinese Ninja-type assassins
Freeze: Down, Towards, Punch
Slide: Away, Away, Punch + Kick
|Finishers:||Fatality: Towards, Down, Towards, Punch|
With Blood Code: Spinal Rip
Without Blood Code: Super Uppercut
1: The fatality has to be performed at sweep distance.
"After receiving the title of grand champion, Sub-Zero disappears back into the shadows from which he came. His only goal in the tournament was... the assassination of Shang Tsung. He was paid a large sum of money by one of Tsung's wealthy enemies. With his mission accomplished Sub-Zero will collect his fortune and retire from his dangerous profession."