FINISH THEM with this electrifying costume at your next Halloween or cosplay event. In this guide I will show you how to become Raiden, the God of Thunder, from the Mortal Kombat video game series.
In the Mortal Kombat universe, Raiden is a character based on Raijin the Japanese god of thunder Raijin and appointed as protector of Earth by the old gods.
Raiden defends the planet from countless otherworldly threats alongside his hand-picked warriors..
As a god, Raiden has special abilities such as lightning control, looking through time and a mastery of martial arts.
His iconic scream when executing a special ability in Mortal Kombat 2 became a sensation among generations of MK players, and continues to be one of the most recognizable costumes among gamers.