The first season of Mortal Kombat: Legacy is a prequel to the original game, explaining the background stories of several characters from the series and demonstrating their reasons for participating in the upcoming tenth Mortal Kombat tournament on which the first game was based. The episodes are non-linear with minimal continuity and each devoted to the story of a specific character or characters. The second season covers the tournament itself. Written by
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Raiden's arrival on earth, mirrors the happenings of Thor's arrival to earth in the film, Thor
(2011). In both instances, the god of Thunder arrives to earth seemingly powerless and no one believing his claims. He ends up being taken to a medical facility and kept drugged until he makes his escape. See more
Referenced in Mortal Kombat Legacy: Fight!