Killer Instinct was released on a black cartridge instead of the usual grey.
Cinder was originally intended to be dropped for the Super Nintendo version due to the lighting effects he produces in the arcade version that could not be replicated on the 16-bit console. He did make it to the final game though, albeit with a simpler, less impressive appearance. He now completely disappears from sight in the Super Nintendo version instead of the fading effect he had in the arcade version.
Weight: 110 lbs
An unprecedented discovery in cell regeneration. Ultratech has recreated an ancient warrior from the past. Having no memory and lacking in purpose, he fights regardless.
Weight: 400 lbs
Afflicted with the disease lycanthropy. Spending most of his life as a recluse, Sabrewulf enters the tournament on the promise of a cure if victorious.
Weight: 300 lbs
An alien being from a distant planet, crash landed on Earth. He was captured by Ultratech. Hoping to prove the alien inferior, they force Glacius to fight for his life.
Weight: 700 lbs
A product of Ultratech's DNA manipulation project by mixing human and reptilian genes, they hope to cross intelligence and ferocity in a lethal fighting machine.
Name: B. Orchid
Weight: 125 lbs
A secret agent sent to investigate the mysterious disappearances that surround the Ultratech contest. Her true identity and abilities are shrouded in secrecy.
Weight: 560 lbs
A prototype cybernetic soldier developed by Ultratech, entered into the contest as a final test of its capabilites before mass production can begin.
Weight: 190 lbs
A Tibetan warrior monk who calls on the power of the Tiger to discover his destiny. Overseen by the Tiger Spirit, Jago must enter the contest and destroy the evil within.
Name: T. J. Combo
Weight: 220 lbs
The undisputed heavyweight champion for 5 years. He was stripped of his title when found to be using cybernetically enhanced arms. Now broke, he enters the contest for the love of money.
Weight: 195 lbs
A convict, experimented on by Ultratech. A failed chemical weapon test mutated his body, turning him into living flame. Promised freedom if he defeats Glacius, he enters the fray.
Name: Chief Thunder
Weight: 280 lbs
Mystical defender of Native Americans. Thunder enters the contest in order to uncover the mystery surrounding his brother's disappearance in the previous year's tournament.
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