Deception features environmental death traps
that you can use to your advantage, or be used against
you. Some of these involve sending your enemy over a ledge
into a pit of spikes, some allow you to throw them into
gigantic meat grinders, and some just let you knock them
into acid. Here you will find what arenas have death traps,
and where they are.
The Slaughterhouse has one death trap. To find it, uppercut
or smash your opponent through the wooden floor. It
takes a few hits to break it. Once on the bottom floor,
you’ll see two large, spinning grinders. Hit your
opponent into them, and watch as his body is splattered
onto the wall.
Knock your opponent through one of the metal barriers,
sending them crashing to the floor below. On the bottom
floor, knock them through one of the metal barriers,
and they will fall, eventually landing on the ground
Yin Yang Island
The level changes from light to dark, good to evil.
Get your opponent to the edge by the water, and when
the level changes to evil, knock them into the water,
where they will be eaten by deadly fish.
Knock your opponent to the lower level by pushing them
off one of the ledges, then get them over to one of
the lava pressing things. Push your enemy into it, and
he’ll try to get out, only to be crushed by the
Throughout the match, the stage will keep falling away,
until there’s only a small portion remaining.
If your enemy is near the edge when it begins to crumble,
they will fall to their death. Otherwise, you can help
by pushing them over the edge, causing them to land
on a piece of jagged rock.
Knock your opponent onto the lower level over the railing,
and then get them over to the spike walls. Push them
into the machine, and even though they try to fight
it, they lose.
This stage has three death traps. The first is on the
level you start off on. Push your opponent over to the
metal dragon’s mouth, and when the mouth is open,
push your enemy into it to cause it the teeth to come
squish him. The second one requires you to knock your
enemy to the lower level, and then pushing him into
the pit of fire. The final one again takes place on
the lower level, and you have to push your enemy into
the spinning rock crusher.
The Pit was first seen in the first Mortal Kombat, and
it’s been updated. Get your opponent to any edge
of the stage, and uppercut them off it, into the waiting
The Dead Pool is a rather simple death trap. Get your
opponent to any edge, and knock them into the acid pool
that circles the stage.