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*Raiden is based on a [[Wikipedia:Raijin|Japanese thunder god]] known as Raiden ({{lang|ja|雷電}}) or Raijin ({{lang|ja|雷神}}).
 
*Raiden is based on a [[Wikipedia:Raijin|Japanese thunder god]] known as Raiden ({{lang|ja|雷電}}) or Raijin ({{lang|ja|雷神}}).
 
*His design was heavily inspired after David Lo-Pan's henchmen, The Three Storms from the film ''[[Wikipedia:Big Trouble in Little China|Big Trouble in Little China]]''.
 
*His design was heavily inspired after David Lo-Pan's henchmen, The Three Storms from the film ''[[Wikipedia:Big Trouble in Little China|Big Trouble in Little China]]''.
*His ''Injustice'' appearance was designed after [[Jim Lee]]
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*His ''Injustice'' appearance was designed after [[Jim Lee]].
 
*Despite his and Sub-Zero’s timeline being based on the original ''Mortal Kombat X'' Story ending, most of the ''Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe'' references also appeared.
 
*Despite his and Sub-Zero’s timeline being based on the original ''Mortal Kombat X'' Story ending, most of the ''Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe'' references also appeared.
 
[[Category:Magic users]]
 
[[Category:Magic users]]

Revision as of 00:25, September 25, 2019

Raiden
Raiden
Biographical information
Aliases

Rayden

Abilities

Lightning manipulation
Reformation
Teleportation

Weapon(s) of choice

Staff
Warhammer

Occupation

Thunder God

Affiliation

White Lotus Society
Elder Gods

Physical description
Species

God

Gender

Male

Hair color

Gray

Eye color

White

Out of universe information
Era(s)

Injustice

Publisher

Warner Bros.

First appearance

Mortal Kombat

Created by

Ed Boon
John Tobias

Voiced by

Richard Epcar

Teachers and Students
Student(s)

Liu Kang
Kung Lao
Johnny Cage
Sonya Blade
Jax Briggs
Sub-Zero
Scorpion
Smoke
Kitana
Jade
Nightwolf
Kurtis Stryker
Kabal
Kenshi Takahashi
Takeda Takahashi
Kung Jin
Jacqui Briggs
Cassie Cage

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Raiden is a guest character from Mortal Kombat, who appears as a downloadable character in Injustice 2.

In the Injustice version, Raiden did not succumb to Jinsei’s corruption which turned him into Dark Raiden, unlike in the original Mortal Kombat X story ending.

Powers & Abilities

Raiden is a powerful deity and his powers are as follow:

  • Lightning Manipulation: Raiden is known to manipulate the lightning and thunder at will. He can create electrical traps and produce it lightning based projectiles from his hands.
    • Teleportation: Aside from his offensive capabilities with lightning, Raiden can also use this power to teleport anywhere he wishes.
  • Flight: Raiden has demonstrated the ability to defy gravity and fly at great speeds.
  • Healing: In the past, Raiden has demonstrated the ability to heal injured combatants.

Trivia

  • Raiden is based on a Japanese thunder god known as Raiden (雷電) or Raijin (雷神).
  • His design was heavily inspired after David Lo-Pan's henchmen, The Three Storms from the film Big Trouble in Little China.
  • His Injustice appearance was designed after Jim Lee.
  • Despite his and Sub-Zero’s timeline being based on the original Mortal Kombat X Story ending, most of the Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe references also appeared.
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