VOTE The Best New Mortal Kombat X Character  

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List Rules the new and playable characters from Mortal Kombat X

Mortal Kombat X is the latest fighting game from the franchise from NetherRealm.  As usual, there's blood and guts, exploding heads and torn limbs.  What's different would be more than a few new characters added to the roster.  Half are legacy characters, children and successors of past mortal Kombatants and a few are surprises like the actual Predator, (inspiration for the cyberninjas) and Jason (as a counterpoint to Freddy from that last game).  

A new wrinkle would be being able to play three different variations of the same characters, adding a whole new moveset or ability exclusive to that version.  With new costumes, they might be considered as a whole new person instead of just a palette swap (which was what happened to the original ninjas).

But either way, who's the best of the newest Mortal Kombatant?
Tremor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Mortal Kombat X Character
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Tremor is a palette swapped ninja and, following the theme of the other ninjas, he represents an elemental affinity.  Sub-Zero is ice, Scorpion is fire, Smoke is air, Rain is water and now Tremor is earth.  
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Erron Black

Erron Black is a human gunslinger but fighting for the side of evil.  With his name, is it possible that he's related to the Black Dragon clan?  
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Predator is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Mortal Kombat X Character
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As ultimate hunting machine, it's no wonder the Predator wandered into the Mortal Kombat world.  He's one of the DLC characters and is sure to be a hit.  The Predator is the inspiration for the cybernetic ninjas that appeared in the sequel Mortal Kombat games, using the signature self-destructs sequence, razor nets and projectile attacks.  Now players can play with the real deal.

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Cassie Cage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Mortal Kombat X Character
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Cassie Cage

Unbelievable but true!  Johnny Cage married Sonya Blade?!?  Has hell frozen over?  They may have divorced but not without having a daughter, Cassie.  A bubblegum chewing firecracker, she takes after bother her mom and dad and so much more.  She leads the next generation of Mortal Kombatants.
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