Jackson "Jax" Briggs, is the first African American in Mortal Kombat. He had his arms ripped apart by Ermac and they got replaced by these huge metallic arms that double his strength and fire energy waves. Not to mention they give him the ability to make a hard ground pound. They also give him the ability to pund the opponen't face in because of his famous Gotcha Grab. And he is apart of the Outer World Investigation Agency (O.W.I.A). As Sonya Blade's Commanding Officer.