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                            Title:    Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3
                            System:   Sega Genesis
                            Type:     Noob Saibot FAQ/Move List
                            Version:  1.5
                            Author:   Adam3k3
                            Email:    adam3k3@gmail.com  
                            Revision: Mar 3, 2016
                        FAQ Copyright (c) 2016 Adam Cooper
                 For contact details, please see Contacts section.
    Table of Contents
    1.  About this Guide
    2.  Copyright and License
    3.  Version History
    4.  Introduction
    5.  The Basics
    6.  Story
    7.  Moves
    8.  Combos
    9.  Fatalities
    10. FAQs
    11. Closing
    12. Contacts
    13. Special Thanks
    Use "CTRL+F" to Search the FAQ by section title.
       About this Guide       \
    '-- Copyright and License ----------------------------------------------------'
    This FAQ is Copyright (c) 2016 Adam Cooper, and released under the terms of
    the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial, No Derivatives License.
    This License enables you to distribute this FAQ provided it remains in 
    its full form, unchanged and full credit is given. Publishing it under 
    your name on websites or otherwise is prohibiting. You may not use this 
    work for commercial purposes. For any reuse or distribution, you must make 
    clear to others the license terms of this work along with the notice in the 
    availability section.
    All trademarks and copyrights contained in this document are owned by 
    their respective trademark and copyright holders.
    [3] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0
    '-- Version History ----------------------------------------------------------'
    Version 1.5 Mar 3, 2016
    . Updated FAQ to my new Format.
    . Added more in-depth strategies
    . Corrected Fatalities
    . Corrected grammar and spelling mistakes.
    Version 1.00 August 9th, 2013
    Finished the FAQ. Every move that I know of is here, if you have something 
    to add, drop me an email.
       Introduction           \
    Noob Saibot is available only in Genesis, SNES and Mortal Kombat Trilogy. And 
    although you can access him in other versions via hacks, he controls nothing 
    like his original form covered in this faq.
    Note that the strategies covered in this FAQ can be used on any version
    unless noted otherwise.
       The Basics             \
    '-- Controls -----------------------------------------------------------------'
    Here are all default commands and their explanations as per the respected
    Command            Short-Cut         SEGA Genesis         
    Low Punch             LP                  A
    High Punch            HP                  X
    Low Kick              LK                  C  
    High Kick             HK                  Z
    Block                 BLK                 B
    Run                    R                  Y
    Up                     U               D-Pad Up
    Down                   D               D-Pad Down
    Left                   L               D-Pad Left
    Right                  R               D-Pad Right
    + Press two buttons at once.
    Noob Saibot emerges from the darkest region of reality - a region known as 
    the Netherealm. He belongs to a group called the Brothers of the Shadow, and 
    worships an evil and mysterious fallen Elder God. His mission is to spy on 
    the events taking place in the battle between the realms and report back to 
    his enigmatic leaders.
    At first a passive observer, Noob Saibot would soon receive orders to side 
    with the evil Emperor Shao Kahn. Saibot's leaders in the Netherrealm want 
    him to join Kahn's battle to gain his trust and to gain entrance into the 
    Earth Realm.
    When Kahn drops his guard, Noob Saibot is ordered to attack. With both the 
    Earth Realm and the Outworld's Emperor defeated, the fallen Elder God known 
    as Shinnok can take both realms and gain the power he needs to strike back 
    at the Elder God who banished him into the Netherrealm. 
                                      . . .
    Noob Saibot was first introduced as a playable character in the Genesis port
    of Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3. And although he first appeared in Mortal Kombat
    2 by doing certain tasks he wasn't playable without using a cheating device.
    For some strange reasons Noob was taken out of the Arcade and Sega Saturn
    ports as a playable character but could still be challenged via other methods.
    Many consider playing as Noob unfair due to his famous Shadowball attack
    that makes you invincible for a few seconds enough to score two uppercuts.
    The attack got nerfed in Mortal Kombat Trilogy. Even without the Shadowball
    attack, Noob is very fast and responsive with his combos and other moves that
    can be used at both short and mid-range.
    His Genesis / SNES versions win pose is similar to scorpion but controls
    undependably while in Sega Saturn and Arcade versions he is basically Kano.
    '-- Moves --------------------------------------------------------------------'
    Noob has three but powerful moves that can be used at all ranges. His quick
    combos are a good way to go with some of his the moves as well.
    Shadowball            D, F, LP
    Shadow Toss           F, F, HP
    Teleport Slam         D, U
    Here are the explanations and strategies for each move: 
    Shadowball            D, F, LP
    The most controversial move in Mortal Kombat history. Upon performing the
    move, Noob will fire a shadow ball that will disable your opponent attacks
    for a few second making you invincible. The effect last long enough for you
    to perform two uppercuts but can be blocked normally. Should you attempt to
    use the move again while in effect, the scenario will be reversed and you
    will be open for attacks while your opponent enjoys the invincibility for a
    few seconds, kinda like using Subzero's freeze attack twice.
    If you're having trouble catching your opponent as he will most likely
    bounce around, try running toward him and quick combo. You can throw him
    as well provided you got close. You can wait for him to jump toward you
    and uppercut, the possibilities are endless. Just make sure to memorize
    and get the feel of this move's active timing.
    Shadow Toss           F, F, HP
    Best used from far away, after a successful Shadowball. Once your opponent
    is in the air, uppercut him as he lands. Another strategy is to jump forward
    while kicking as your opponent will suspect your move and will try dodging
    it by jumping toward you.
    The move can easily be blocked so don't over do it, instead, wait for your
    opponent to be open as he lands from a jump or in any other situation. Using
    it in closeups can be dangerous but rewarding as you opponent will have little
    chance to react but will most likely be locking regardless.
    Teleport Slam         D, U
    A tricky move that requires timings and luck. Doing it will open you for an
    easy attack f your opponent blocks or simply moves away. The best use for
    this kind of move is to execute it as you opponent is landing or uses his
    special move such as freeze attack. Use it once or twice but no more as your
    opponent will start to pay attention and predict it.
    Using it at close range combat is nor recommended as your opponent will punch,
    kick or even block easily.
    '-- Combos -------------------------------------------------------------------'
    4 Hit Combo HP, HP, LP, HK
    4 Hit Combo LK, LK, LK, LK
    4 Hit Combo HP, HP, D + LP, LK
    Strategie on using combos: 
    While all combos cause a good amount of damage, I personally recommend doing
    the LK combo for two reasons, being easy to pull and fast. Super effective
    against an opponent who is under the effect of a shadow ball. Run toward your
    opponent and combo kick him into the corner. Attempt again as soon as he gets
    You can also cancel your combo and instead hit throw as another finish.
    Pulling a combo on a near opponent can be a little challenging as he will
    most likely be blocking so hit throw instead.
    '-- Fatalities ---------------------------------------------------------------'
    Noob Saibot fatalities differ from version to version, For example, some
    of the fatalities can only be used in Mortal Kombat Trilogy and not the
    Genesis version. Animality loose a round. Pulling  off fatalities require
    you to know the correct range to execute them at as well so make sure of
    your position as you attempt each fatality.
    Close        Stand close to your opponent, don't leave any space in between. 
    Sweep        About 4-6 steps away from your opponent. 
    Far          Stand far away from your opponent. 
    Mercy        To perform it you will need lose one round. at the finish him 
                 scene hold R, D, D, let go of R. This will Enable your opponent 
                 to fight again with one hit left on his/her health. 
    Fatality:    B, B, F, F, HK           (Sweep)   -MK Trilogy only-
    Fatality 2:  Hold BLK, D, D, U, R     (Close)   -MK Trilogy only-
    Animality:   B, F, B, F, HK           (Close)   -MK Trilogy only-
    Friendship:  F, F, B, HP                        -MK Trilogy only-
    Babality:    F, F, F, LP                        -MK Trilogy only-
    Stage Fatality: F, D, F, BLK          (Close)   -MK Trilogy only-
    Brutality:   HP, LK, LP, BLK, LK, HK, HP, LP, BLK, LK, HK
    *To perform Friendships and babalitys you should not block during 
     the winning round. 
      FAQS                    \
    Q: What versions can I use this faq with?
    A: While this FAQ was written for the Sega Genesis version, you can use
       the same tactics on SNES and even Mortal Kombat Trilogy.
                                      . . .
    Q: What about Sega Saturn and Arcade ports?
    A: While Noob Saibot can be fought in both mentioned versions and even
       unlocked using a hacking device, he controls like Kano thus making
       the tactics in this FAQs useless.
                                      . . .
    Q: I can't pull any fatality?!
    A: The fatalities are only available in Mortal Kombat Trilogy. The Sega
       Genesis version of Noob Saibot can only use brutality although the CPU
       can use stage fatality.
      Closing                 \
    '-- Contacts -----------------------------------------------------------------'
    I may be contacted any time via my email, Twitter or Blog. Just make 
    sure to properly mention the subject. I welcome questions, contributions, 
    corrections, requests or anything else.
    E-mail:   adam3k3@gmail.com
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    Website:  http://adam3k3.com
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    '-- Special Thanks ------------------------------------------------------'
    . http://www.mortalkombatonline.com - Got some info                        
    . All listed websites for accepting my FAQs.
    . You for reading this FAQ.
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