Mortal Kombat was first published in August 1992, now the Game Art HQ Community tributed this classic fighting game with fan art.


If you like art, and the Mortal Kombat game series and its characters, you will most likely like what you can see below as well, we drew the characters of the first Mortal Kombat, including Reptile the first secret character in a fighting game as well as the bosses Goro and Shang Tsung and also the Great Kung Lao, a character mentioned in the Mortal Kombat Comic and also Nimbus Terrafaux…a character who was an april fools joke by a game magazine back in the early nineties.


Mortal Kombat (1992)

It has begun…

Johnny Cage

MK Tribute Kano Mortal Kombat 1


MK Tribute Liu Kang Mortal Kombat 1

Liu Kang

MK Tribute Raiden Mortal Kombat 1



MK Tribute Sonya Blade Classic Mortal Kombat

Sonya Blade

MK Tribute Sub Zero Mortal Kombat 1

Sub Zero

MK Tribute Great Kung Lao Mortal Kombat 1

Great Kung Lao


MK Tribute Shang Tsung Mortal Kombat 1

Shang Tsung


Nimbus Terrafaux


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Big thanks are going to the Game-Art-HQ community members and contributors for the illustrations of the Mortal Kombat One characters!

They are:

ImBillPardy (Nimbus Terrafaux) , Ecaines (Goro), Jodie Muir (Sonya Blade) , Kachakacha (Sub Zero), Bariarti (Liu Kang), Conan M. (Kano), GeckoNinja (Reptile), Edgard Machiavello (Johnny Cage), Jhonatas Batalha (Raiden & Great Kung Lao), Ryem Salim (Scorpion), rbl3d (Shang Tsung)