FANDOM


ForgeMaterial SplinteredMachuathitl0

A Macuahuitl.

The Macuahuitl is an Aztec weapon that is used by Kotal Kahn.

Appearance

Macuahuimeh (plural) were often made of wood with prismatic blades made of obsidian. The base looks similar to a wooden club. The only difference between the club and the macuahuitl's base is that the macuahuitl's base has grooves engraved into it to hold the prismatic blades.

In Mortal Kombat 11, Kotal Kahn's macuahuitl (or macana) can be customised using the game's Gear system.

Trivia

  • The macuahuitl was originally used by the Aztec military forces and several other precolombian Mesoamerican cultures.
  • The Macuahuitl's blades were said to be sharp enough to decapitate a human and horse in one swing, making it a very dangerous weapon, at the cost of being very fragile.
  • In Mortal Kombat X, the macuahuitl can be used only if Kotal Kahn's War God variation is chosen.

Gallery

Mortal Kombat series - Weapons
This box: view  talk  edit
Amulet Staff | Autumn Dao | Axe | Battle Axe | Bionic Arms | Black Dragon Sword | Bo | Boomerang | Boot Blades | Bow and Arrow | Bowie Knife | Butterfly Knives | Chainsaw | Chakram | Cleaver | Crude Hammer | Cybernetic Heart | Cybernetic Weapons | Cyrax's Bomb | Daggers | Dan Tien Dao | Dao | Datusha | Demon Fang | Devastator | Dragon Fangs | Dragon Sword | Dragon Teeth | Drakesword | Drakeswords | Edenian Sword | Elbow Blades | Energy Bracelets | Falchion | Flamethrower | Flicker Dagger Cane | Flying Blade | Gauntlets | Gunstock War Club | Gurkha Knife | Hand Grenade | Hand Gun | Holy Leaf Blades | Hook Sword | Hot Poker | Houan Chains | Ice Bomb | Ice Daggers | Ice Scepter | Iron Club | Jian | Jo | Kali Sticks | Kama | Kano's Bionic Eye | Katana | Kick Axe | Kirehashi | Kobra's Boxing Gloves | Kobu Jutsu | Kodachi Swords | Kori Blade | Kriss | Kunai | Kunlun Dao | Kwan Dao | Laser Pistol | Long Sword | Lungchuan Dao | Mace | Machete | Machine Gun | Macuahuitl | Morning Star | Mugai Ryu | Naginata | Nightstick | Ninja Sword | Nunchaku | Plasma Crossbow | Pollaxe | Pulse Blade | Quadspade | Razor Cane | Razor-Rang | Razor-Rimmed Hat | Rocket Launcher | Saber Teeth | Sabre of Light | Sai | Sawblade | Scythe | Sektor's Rocket | Sento | Sickle | Shadow Priest's Staff | Shao Kahn's Staff | Shao Kahn's Sword | Shokan Daggers | Shotgun | Shurikens | Spear | Spiked Club | Spirit Daggers | Staff | Steel Fans | Storm Sword | Sun-Moon Blades | Tanto | Tarkatan Blades | Taser | Tecpatl | Thoraxe | Thumper | Tomahawks | Tonfa | Triblade | Trident | Troll Hammer | Twin Katana | War Fan | War Banner | War Hammer | Whip | Wind Blade | Wind Staff | Wrath Hammer
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.