Debut: Tekken 4
Country of Origin: Australia
Fighting Style: Vale Tudo
Character Background: “Undefeated for four years in the professional circuit, Craig Marduk was once a respected and feared Vale Tudo fighter. However, Craig was expelled from the professional ranks after being linked to a minor scandal. Bitter against his peers and society, Craig’s wrath consumed his soul.
One day, Craig started a bar brawl in Arizona and killed an opponent during the fight, which turned out to be Armor King. Convicted for second-degree manslaughter, Craig was sentenced to ten years in the state penitentiary.
Two years later, Craig was mysteriously released from prison. Some anonymous “benefactor” had apparently paid off numerous judiciaries to arrange for Craig’s release.
An envelope is delivered to Craig shortly after his release. Craig opens the envelope to find a plane ticket and an article about The King of Iron Fist Tournament 4.”
“Craig Marduk fought a grueling battle with the wrestler King in The King of Iron Fist Tournament 5. Victory and defeat eluded both fighters, and, in defeat, they found friendship.
While returning to the waiting room, Craig was attacked. Catching only a glimpse of the attacker’s back as he fled, Craig could have sworn he looked exactly like the man he was convicted of killing, Armor King.
Determined to learn the assailant’s true identity, Craig set out with his sworn friend, King, to participate in The King of Iron Fist Tournament 6.
While in a graveyard of the Armor King[FONT=sans-serif], [FONT=arial]Marduk shoveled Armor King’s graves, who should be dead to see Armor King’s dead body. When he open Armor King’s grave, it was really [/FONT]him, who revealed he was dead. So he asked someone who’s behind Marduk who he is. Behind Marduk is the other Armor King[FONT=arial], who reveals himself to be the original’s brother.”[/FONT][/FONT]
Let the discussion begin.