She warrior Kreeya plans to conquer Earth Realm and wage battle with Shao Kahn. Shang Tsung is brutally attacked in the Cobalt Mines by three female warriors. Just as he is about beaten, Vorpax appears, but instead of helping him, she delivers the blow that levels him. Shang Tsung is spirited from the Cobalt Mines and taken to Earth Realm as a prisoner. Vorpax and the warriors are subjects of Empress Kreeya, a woman warrior determined to topple Shao Kahn's empire.