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Its game over man.
~ Johnny Cage

He got caged!
~ Johnny Cage

Johnny Cage is a character from the video game series, Mortal Kombat.

Fanon Wiki Ideas So Far

Battle Record

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Battle Record

  • Wins: 2
  • Losses: 2
  • Draws: 0

Possible Opponents


Death Battle Info (Fanon)


  • Real name: John Carlton
  • Height: 6′0" (1.83 m)
  • Weight: 190 lbs. (86 kg)
  • Hollywood Movie Star
  • Father of Cassie Cage and ex of Sonya Blade

Fighting Style

  • Jeet Kune Do
  • Karate
  • Shinto Ryu
  • Shorin Ryu

Special Moves

  • Shadow Kick
    • Speedy powerful kick followed by a green afterimage
    • Enhanced version is stronger, faster, and red
  • Plasmic Bolt
    • Green orb of energy thrown at opponent
    • Can be thrown in an upward or downward arch
    • Can throw three at once at max
  • Split Punch
    • Performs the splits, then punches the opponent in the groin
    • Formerly didn't work on female characters
    • Stuns opponent briefly
  • Green Shadow Uppercut
    • Leaps into the air and performs an uppercut
    • Enhanced version is red and stronger
  • Sliding Uppercut
    • Does the splits, then rises into the air for an uppercut
  • Flipkick
    • Somersault kick that knocks opponents into the air
    • Enhanced version is red and follows up for an uppercut
  • Ball Buster
    • A parry
    • Triple Split Punch & elbow to back if pulled off
    • Just as painful as the name implies


  • Deadly Uppercut
    • Uppercuts the opponent's head off
    • Can knock off two additional heads... somehow
  • Torso Rip
    • Grabs opponent and tears their torso off
  • Torso Kick/Forceful Shadow Kick
    • Shadow Kick that tears through the torso
  • Backbuster
    • Lifts opponent over head and bends them over his shoulders, causing them to explode
  • Brain Rip
    • Punches opponent in stomach, then rips brain from their head
  • Super Split Punch
    • Punches groin multiple times before punching opponent in half
  • Heads Up
    • Deadly Uppercut and Torso Rip combined
  • And The Winner Is...
    • Chops head in half, then plants a trophy in between
  • Here's Johnny!
    • Turns opponent around, digs hands into their back and rips chest open, then peeks through the hole and quotes the line from "The Shining".
  • Little Improv
    • Slams opponent to the ground face first, then repeatedly mashes their face into the ground


  • Kasting Kall
    • Kicks opponent in jaw, breaking cheekbones and jaw, then slams head into knee, shattering the skull, then delivers a Flipkick to opponent's chin


  • Can punch you so hard in the balls your legs fall off
  • Can deliver an uppercut strong enough to decapitate someone
    • And sometimes do this three times on the same opponent (somehow).
  • Defeated Reptile, Baraka, Sonya, Kano,
  • Held his own against Goro alongside Sonya and Kano
  • Survived against Shang Tsung, Kitana, Mileena, Jade, Baraka, and Kintaro before help arrived
  • Survived against Sindel
  • Tackled Scorpion off of a flying helicopter and lived.
  • Defeated Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Smoke and Jax Briggs (as revenents)
  • Single-handedly beat Shinnok (Green Energy)
  • Survived Raiden's attack
  • Surprisingly a good father


  • Has a massive ego that's gotten him in trouble on multiple occasions
  • Arrogant, cocky and full of himself
    • Not as good of an actor as he claims to be
  • Lost to Cyrax, Jackson Briggs*Kitana (Alongwith Smoke)Ermac and Sindel
  • Beaten by Scorpion (MKX)
  • Killed by Motaro, Tarkatan hordes, and in the Battle of Armageddon
  • Ball Buster leaves him vulnerable to projectiles
  • Loved ones have to be in danger for him to go into an empowered state. {1}