The defining characteristic of the Mortal Kombat games are the Finishing moves (fatalities, babilities and stage related)  and mastering these moves enable players to really show their skill while humiliating their opponent.  Use this guide to become a Finishing Move Master.

Other Ripten Mortal Kombat Guides:

Moves Key:

F: Forward
B: Back
D: Down
U: Up

Xbox-PS3
1: X  / Square
2: Y  / Triangle
3: A  / X
4: B  / Circle

Distances – There are 5 different distances for fatalities.  Listed distances at the end of each move list describes where you should be from your opponent for it to work.

  • (Touch) – Adjacent to your opponent.
  • (Punch) – One to two steps away from the opponent.
  • (Sweep) – Three to five steps away from the enemy.
  • (Jump) – When touching the opponent, jump back once. That is the distance.
  • (Fullscreen) – You and the enemy are on opposite sides of the screen.

***Babalities require player not to block in round in which player intends to use it***

Charcters:

Baraka

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,D,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – F,F,D,D,3 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,D,3 (Varies)
  • Babality – F, B, F, 4 (Jump)

Cyber Sub-Zero

  • Fatality 1 – D,B,D,F,2 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,B,D,1 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,U,Block (Varies)
  • Babality – D,B,F,Block (Jump)

Cyrax

  • Fatality 1 – F,D,F,B,2 (Touch)
  • Fatality 2 – B,D,B,F,1 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,U,Block (Varies)
  • Babality – D,F,B,2 (Jump)

Ermac

  • Fatality 1 – D,U,D,D,Block (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – F,B,F,D,4 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,U,D,D,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – D, D, B, D, 2 (Jump)

Jade

  • Fatality 1 – U,U,D,F,1 (Full Screen)
  • Fatality 2 – B,D,B,D,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – B,F,D,Block (Touch)
  • Babality – D, D, F, D, 4 (Jump)

Jax

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,F,B,2 (Touch)
  • Fatality 2 – F,F,B,D,3 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,F,D,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D, D, D, 3 (Jump)

Johnny Cage

  • Fatality 1 – F,F,B,D,3 (Touch)
  • Fatality 2 – D,F,D,F,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,B,F,Block (Touch)
  • Babality – F,B,F,4 (Jump)

Kabal

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,B,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,B,F,Block (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,4 (Touch)
  • Babality – F, D, B, 3 (Jump)

Kano

  • Fatality 1 – B,D,B,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,B,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – U,U,B,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – F,F,D,D,3 (Jump)

Kitana

  • Fatality 1 – D,D,B,F,2 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – F,D,F,B,3 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – F,D,D,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – F, F, D, F, 4 (Jump)

Kratos – PS3 Only

  • Fatality 1 – D,D,B,F,2 (Touch)
  • Fatality 2 – D,B,D,F,1 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,F,B,2 (Jump)

Kung Lao

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,F,B,2 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,B,1 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,F,D,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,F,D,2 (Jump)

Liu Kang

  • Fatality 1 – F,B,D,D,3 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,D,4 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,F,B,3 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,D,D,4 (Jump)

Mileena

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,B,F,2 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – B,F,B,D,3 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,D,F,B,2 (Jump)

Nightwolf

  • Fatality 1 – D,F,D,B,4 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,B,1 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,Block (Touch)
  • Babality – F, B, F, B,1 (Jump)

Noob Saibot

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,B,D,4 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,B,D,Block (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – F,D,F,Block (Touch)

Quan Chi

  • Fatality 1 – F,F,D,D,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,F,D,F,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – B,F,D,2 (Touch)
  • Babality – F,D,B,2 (Jump)

Raiden

  • Fatality 1 – D,F,D,F,1 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – B,F,F,D,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,2 (Touch)
  • Babality –  D, B, D, 4 (Jump)

Reptile

  • Fatality 1 – F,F,D,U,3 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,B,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 3 – B,B,F,D,Block (Jump) – Note: Alternate costume only.
  • Stage Fatality – F,D,D,Block (Touch)
  • Babality – B,F,B,D,3 (Jump)

Scorpion

  • Fatality 1 – F,D,F,2 (Touch)
  • Fatality 2 – B,F,B,3 (Touch)
  • Fatality 3 – D,U,U,2 (Jump) – Note: Alternate costume only.
  • Stage Fatality – F,U,U,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,B,F,D,2 (Jump)

Sektor

  • Fatality 1 – F,D,B,F,3 (Fullscreen)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,F,B,1 (Fullscreen)
  • Stage Fatality – D,F,D,Block (Touch)
  • Bability – B, D, D, D, 4 (Jump)

Shang Tsung

  • Fatality 1 – B,D,F,3 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,D,B,D,2 (Jump)
  • Stage Fatality – U,U,B,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,B,D,3 (Jump)

Sheeva

  • Fatality 1 – F,D,D,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – F,B,F,B,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,D,1 (Touch)
  • Babality –  D, D, D, B, 4 (Jump)

Sindel

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,D,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – B,F,U,2 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – D,D,D,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,D,D,U (Jump)

Smoke

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,B,F,1 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – B,B,D,F,2 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – F,U,U,1 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,B,D,F,D (Jump)

Sonya

  • Fatality 1 – D,D,B,F,1 (Jump)
  • Fatality 2 – D,B,F,B,4 (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – B,F,D,2 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,D,F,3 (Jump)

Stryker

  • Fatality 1 – F,D,F,3 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,F,D,F,Block (Sweep)
  • Stage Fatality – F,U,U,4 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,F,D,B,2 (Jump)

Sub-Zero

  • Fatality 1 – B,F,D,F,4 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 2 – D,B,D,F,2 (Sweep)
  • Fatality 3 – F,D,F,2 (Touch) – Note: Alternate costume only.
  • Stage Fatality – F,D,B,2 (Touch)
  • Babality – D,B,D,4 (Jump)