Baraka is a Tarkatan, and his retractable claw is nothing to worry about. His Fatalities also reveal his monstrous nature. Seriously, you would think that after decades of gaming and dozens of appearances, he would learn how to prune those weird stuff.
He is a rushdown character that also benefits from having an extremely fast projectile. Baraka is one of the deadliest characters in the game, delivering over 40% damage in his Marauder variant. He gains deadly command-taking combinations in his Bone Picker variant by using his Blood Lunge Special Move. In his Berserker variant, he has a number of ways to counter opponents who tend to perfectly Block his void.
Baraka Combo Starters
The variant of his Marauder that can combine opponents by using Gutted (Back + Forward + 4). This is usually done after strings like 1, 1, 2, and Back + 3, 1. In his Bone Picker variant, he can combine in corners using the Spine Burst (Down + Back). + 3).
Baraka Combo Enders
Most of his combos can end with Chop Chop (Down + Back + 3), making the opponent quite close, creating more pressure when killing. Chop Chop can be expanded by pressing 3 fast to deal maximum damage.
Fatality 1: Food for Thought
Both of his Fatalities moves are close-range moves. It makes sense with his built-in claws! Food For Thought is activated by pressing Forward, Down, Forward, and Back Punch.
Baraka was completely hungry after this battle. He ripped open his opponent’s face, but that was not enough. After all, the tender meat is not very full. Then he tore off the front part of the skull. That is not food. He uses his claws to drain his enemy’s brains and takes a delicious bite.
Fatality 2: Rock, Paper, Baraka
Like Food for Thought, this Fatality is also a close-range attack. He knows his strengths, at least. You perform this movement by Forward, Back, Forward, and Front Kick.
In Rock, Paper, Baraka, our friendly monster starts with a few extra slices that can separate the opponent’s arm. This was followed by a scissor-like cut that sent the head flying. In the end, he cut his head in half and glued them together to end Fatality.
Baraka – Character Story
In Mortal Kombat 11, he was a war chief of the nomadic Tarkatan tribe, a carnivorous people considered subordinates of the Outworld Empire. He wholeheartedly serves Shao Kahn to protect the lifestyle of his tribe, who wander the harsh Wastelands, hauling meat wagons, consuming everything and everyone on their way.
Before Mortal Kombat 11, he was introduced as a mean, uncompromising and unpredictable warrior who served the Outworld’s Emperor. He belongs to a mutant nomadic race, which was later revealed in Mortal Kombat: Deception to be called Tarkata, a cross between the demon Ville Netherrealm and the inhabitants of the Outworld, seemingly residing in the vast wasteland. by Outworld.
Like most members of his race, Baraka possesses swords that extend from his arm. Although he has had many invasions with Earthrealm warriors, he does not appear to have any particular rivalry or hatred towards Earth or its inhabitants.