Scorpion Character Abilities & Control Guide

Welcome to Scorpion Abilities & Control Guide. Here you can learn about all his basic & combo attacks, special moves, and finishers both fatalities and brutalities.

Get to know all of Scorpion Control from basic to special move

Scorpion Default Abilities - Deathly Sting

Scorpion Default Character is known as Deathly Sting.

Deathly Sting - Default Scorpion in Mortal Kombat 11

The Character 3 default abilities are:

Ability NameControl
Demon Slam↓ + L1
Hell Flame↓ → □
Demon Dash← → Δ

Note: You can also change his abilities to the way you preferred the character to execute.

Scorpion Abilities Guide in Mortal Kombat 11

Scorpion has 10 abilities for the player to execute. In order to execute the abilities, you have to press the following button for each ability.

Note: All Abilities control button changes when your character moves into a different position.

Hell Flame

↓ → □

Demon Breath

↓ → x

Demon Dash

← → Δ

Death Spin

↓ → o

Death Spear Kombo

Δ, □, Δ + o

(Air) Sin Blade

↓ + Δ

Burning Spear

↓ ← o

Misery Blade

↓ ← □

Demon Slam

↓ + L1

Hell Port Cancel

↓ or Hold 

Scorpion Abilities Detail Table

The table shows all the detail of all 10 abilities for Scorpion.

Hell Flame1160N/A
Demon Breath1170N/A
Demon Dash1598.38N/A
Death Spin1491.35N/A
Death Spear Kombo13112.18N/A
(Air) Sin Blade1190N/A
Burning Spear1N/AN/AN/A
Misery Blade2N/AN/AN/A
Demon Slam13140N/A
Hell Port Cancel2150N/A

If you don't know what Slots(s), Hit, Damage, & Conflict is you can visit the guide about all these mechanic here.

Scorpion Control List & Guide in Mortal Kombat 11

The List includes 4 important fighting techniques and all control buttons for Scorpion.

Basic Attacks

There are 28 Basic Attacks for you to use as Jax Briggs.

Press the following Button to activate the attacks.

Straight Punch2.00
Gut Slice← + □3.00
Low Jab↓ + □2.00
Specter StrikeΔ3.00
Rising Cut← + Δ9.65
Rising Spear↓ + Δ14.00
Hinge Kickx5.00
Flip Kick← + x7.00
Flick Kick→ + x5.00
Side Strike↓ + x1.00
Step KickΟ7.00
Scorpion Sting← + Ο7.00
Shin Strike→ + Ο 3.00
Quick Kick↓ + Ο3.00
Jumping Attacks
Hell Hook5.00
Straight StabΔ7.00
Devil Kickx or Ο9.00
Hop Attacks
Spear Stab↑, □ or ↑, Δ9.00
Corkscrew Kick↑, x or  ↑, Ο9.00
Getup Attacks
Rising Blade↑ + Δ5.00
Spear Slice↑ + x9.00
Flawless Block Attacks
Rising Blade↑ + Δ5.00
Spear Slice↑ + x9.00
Toward ThrowL1 + → or → + □ + x14.00
Back ThrowL1 or □ + x14.00
Roll Escapes
Forward Roll Escape→ + L2N/A
Away Roll Escape← + L2N/A
Air Escape
(Air) Breakaway↓ + R2N/A

Kombo Attacks

There are 10 Kombo Attacks for you to use as Scorpion.

Press the following button to activate the combo attacks.

The Damned□, □3.00
Torment□, □, Δ7.00
Eternal Vengeance← + □, o3.00
Haunted← + □, o, □7.75
The Killing← + □, o, z5.00
BanishedΔ, □2.00
Dark SoulΔ, □, Δ7.00
Falling Ashes→ + x, o7.00
Inner Demon→ + o, Δ3.00
Soulless→ + o, Δ, x7.00

Special Moves

These Special moves don't include abilities in the list, there are 3 Special moves that Scorpion can execute.

Press the following button to activate the special moves.

Spear← → □11.00
Hell Port↓ ← x5.00
(Air) Hell Port↓ ← x5.00

Fatal Blow

Fatal Blow is also in Special Moves but you can only use it one time per matches when your health is above 30%. It does huge damage and shows the animation of you dominating the enemy.

Get Over HereL2 + R231.00

Scorpion Fatalities / Brutalities - Finishers Control

Finisher is the last ability that you use it to show off your character finishing your enemy in a very harsh animation. You can also see all the character fatalities here.

Fatalities Guide:

  • You're Next 

Control← ↓ ↓ □

Guide: You need to position yourself far from the enemy to activate to this move.

  • Chain Reaction

Control↓ → ← Δ

Guide: You need to position yourself mid range from the enemy to activate to this move.

Brutalities Guide:

There are 2 Brutalities that Scorpion can perform:

The Klassic↓ + Δ
  • Do Not Block An Attack During The Final Round.
  • Must Hold Δ
  • Final Hit Must Come From An Uppercut ↓ + Δ
Spine RipperL1
  • Must Land 3 Throws
  • Hold L1 During Throw
  • Final Hit Must Come From Back Throw


Visiting Our Control Guide will make you understand this guide better. Since all the control on the list only portray when your character is facing right.  

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