GB: "I never thought I would say this at any time in my collective articles but, it must be said that, gaming is a lot like sweet romance: It’s all about the climax. We gamers love the big stuff at the end (euphemism not intentional.) The huge final dungeon, that ridiculous feature long cut scene and, most importantly, the ultimate finishing moves that beat the bad guy once and for all. Mortal Kombat took this to heart with its fatalities creating what are, arguably, some of the most iconic finishers ever. Below is a short list of some of the more brutal fatalities that sprang to mind. For ease of reading the entries will be listed in chronological order by game in the series and not ranked order of gruesomeness. Finish him!"