Johnny Cage has died and resurrected in the past … several times
Okay, I hope you will support it, but the reports of Johnny Cage’s death are grossly exaggerated. I will try to explain. So Shao Khan’s evil forces came to Earth in Mortal Kombat 3, and the centaur Motaro kills Johnny Cage. Or was it Kintato who killed him? Actually it was both as the story was reconnected a couple of times.
Here’s the crazy part, however. With Earthrealm and Outworld becoming one during the events of Mortal Kombat 3, the sky is on the move. So Johnny’s soul comes back to earth and he lives to fight for another day. But I’m not done yet. He was then killed again in the game Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance only to be brought back by Onaga to serve him … But wait, I’m still not done. Cage was also killed again later in the game Mortal Kombat: Armageddon where we see his decapitated head. Since then, Johnny Cage has stayed alive in all subsequent games. Did you get it all