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I am Reptile and I do not answer to you. Fight!
~ Reptile to Taven in Mortal Kombat: Armageddon's Konquest Mode.
You are not Shao Kahn's true heir! She is a construct. Formed in Shang Tsung's Flesh Pits. I saw this. Your best claim for the throne is moot.
~ Reptile referring to Mileena not Shao Khan true daughter.

Syzoth (nicknamed "Reptile") is a reptilian warrior from a destroyed realm called Zaterra and an antagonist (and anti-hero/anti-villain) from the Mortal Kombat series of fighting games. He is the an antagonist in Mortal Kombat 1, a major antagonist in Mortal Kombat 2 and 3, a minor antagonist in Mortal Kombat 4, a supporting antagonist in Deadly Alliance-Armageddon, a major antagonist in Mortal Kombat 9, and one of the four minor antagonists in Mortal Kombat X.



Powers and Abilities

Reptile is a skilled fighter and his abilities are mainly derived from those of several different reptiles. In his human form, he can remove his mask to reveal his monstrous lizard face, so as fire some of his saliva at his opponent, which is highly corrosive or use his tongue to pull off various parts of his opponent's body, which he then devours.

Reptile can also fire energy spheres called force balls, but his most well-known ability is his ability to turn invisible by blending into his surroundings. His claws and fangs have also demonstrated that they are extremely sharp as he is seen using them to tear apart his opponent's face.




  • Mileena (killed by D'Vorah in MKX game)
  • Tarkata
  • Baraka (killed by D'Vorah in MKX game, revived in MK 11)
  • Reiko (killed by Havik in MKX comics)
  • Quan Chi (killed by Scorpion in MKX game)
  • Liu Kang
  • Kitana
  • Kung Lao
  • Sindel
  • Kurtis Stryker
  • Nightwolf
  • Kabal
  • Raiden/Dark Raiden
  • Special Forces
  • Shinnok
  • Daegon
  • Cassie Cage
  • Jacqui Briggs
  • Takeda Takahashi
  • Kung Jin
  • D'Vorah
  • Wraiths
  • Netherrealm Demons
  • Brotherhood of Shadow
  • Kano
  • Goro
  • Havik
  • Chaosrealmers
  • Black Dragon
  • Jarek
  • Red Dragon
  • Hsu Hao (killed by Scorpion in MKX comics)
  • Mavado (killed by Cassie and Jacqui in MKX comics)
  • Daegon
  • Shao Kahn (revived in MK 11)
  • Geras
  • Kronika


Quan Chi I have served Lord Shinnok well in the destruction of Earth's warriors. Now I wish to return in time to my homeworld before it was destroyed by the hands of Shao Kahn. As the new ruler supreme of all reality, Shinnok alone has the power to grant me this wish. It's a simple request for one of such great power. I demand it! If it were not for warriors such as myself, his attacks against Raiden's forces would have failed! What? But we had a deal.
~ Reptile speaking to Quan Chi and Shinnok about restoring his realm Zaterra in his MK4/MK Gold ending.
Have a care Jackson Briggs.
~ Reptile to Jax Briggs.
It is unwise to threaten me.
~ Reptile to Sonya Blade.
Come and move me.
~ Reptile to Sonya Blade.
I severed you well.
~ Reptile after tells him he must die.
Return to court the Khan demands it.
~ Reptile trying to get Kitana on Kotal Kahn's side.
Come and move me Scorpion.
~ Reptile to Scorpion.
Your fall was your own.
~ Reptile to Mileena.
I will eat you.
~ Reptile after Mileena talks about eating him.
Respect me human.
~ Reptile to Takeda.
I expect the challenge.
~ Reptile to Takeda.
I prefer feisty prey.
~ Reptile to Cassie Cage.
Make your peace fool.
~ Reptile after Kung Jin calls Reptile ugly.
Her promise are lies.
~ Reptile after Kung Jin ask why he is not on Mileena's side.
I do not fear your power.
~ Reptile to Shinnok.
I have more honor then a mercenary.
~ Reptile to Kano.
Killing you will be a pleasure.
~ Reptile to Johnny Cage.
You have one chance to depart.
~ Reptile to Liu Kang.
We must work together.
~ Reptile to Kotal Kahn.
I am not a dog.
~ Reptile to D'Vorh.
Long have you plagued Outworld.
~ Reptile to Raiden.
Let us see mighty one.
~ Reptile to Goro.
I will walk over your grave.
~ Reptile to Kung Lao
I will rip out your throat!
~ Reptile vs Quan Chi
I will gnaw on your bones!
~ Reptile to Scorpion





  • In his first two appearances, his blood was shown to be red, but in Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3/Trilogy, it was changed to green, which is presumed to be because of his reptilian nature. However in Mortal Kombat 4 and Shaolin Monks he bled red blood. He did have green blood again in Deadly Alliance and Armageddon, but in Deadly Alliance, body stubs broken off were red and in Armageddon, his blood was red if he fell victim to a death trap.
  • Although Reptile is commonly considered an evil character, his goals seem dedicated to the well being of his race. Also as time has gone by, Reptile has come to be considered neutral.
  • Reptile's fatality in MK4 where he gnawed off the opponents' face with his fangs, was voted #10 on Screwattacks' list of Top 10 Mortal Kombat Fatalities. His Animality in UMK3, where he turned into a chimpanzee and chased the opponent off the screen, was listed as number 4 on their list of Top 10 Worst Mortal Kombat Fatalities.
  • Reptile was voted 9th on Screwattack's list of Top 10 Mortal Kombat Kharacters.
  • Reptile is considered to be the very first hidden character in the series.


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Main Villains
Dark Kahn | Onaga | One Being | Quan Chi | Shang Tsung | Shao Kahn | Shinnok

Other Villains
Baraka | Chameleon | Cyrax | D'Vorah | Daegon | Drahmin | Ermac | Frost | Goro | Havik | Hsu Hao | Jade | Jarek | Kabal | Kano | Kintaro | Kira | Kobra | Mavado | Mileena | Moloch | Motaro | Noob Saibot | Rain | Reiko | Reptile | Scorpion | Sektor | Sheeva | Sindel | Skarlet | Smoke | Tanya | Tremor | Triborg

Undead Villains
Kitana | Kung Lao | Kurtis Stryker | Liu Kang

Guest Star Villains
Darkseid | Deathstroke | Freddy Krueger | Jason Voorhees | Joker | Leatherface | Lex Luthor | Predator | Xenomorph

Non Playable Villains
Bannak | Cilene | Forrest Fox | Hideyoshi | Jataaka | Jola | Kebral | Kia | Kiri and Ankha | Komodai | Lin Kuei Grandmaster | Liu Kang | Oni Warlord | Oniro | Peron | Rojack | Ruby | Ruutuu | Siann, Mika and Sora | Zaggot | Zara | Zenkaro

Evil Races
Centaurians | Cyber Ninjas | Dragons | Hellspawn | Kytinn | Oni | Shadow Assassins | Shokan | Tarkata | Tormentors | Wraiths | Zombies

Evil Organizations
Army of Darkness | Black Dragon Clan | Brotherhood of Shadow | Dragon King's Army | Festival of Death | Forces of Darkness | Kahn Guards | Masked Guards | Red Dragon Clan | Shadow Priests | Tekunin