Let's face it, if Raiden wasn't in the roster for next year's Mortal Kombat X, we would riot. Just like people will definitely riot if Captain Falcon is not on Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U (take the hint, Nintendo).

Onward to the God of Thunder's (the Big Trouble In Little China rip-off, not the dude with the hammer) shocking reveal trailer fresh from the ongoing EVO tournament:

Useless Shiryu trivia fact: He remains my all time favourite character from the whole series. And now and like every time I think/write Mortal Kombat, I got this ear worm in my head...