Voiced by Jennifer Carpenter
General of Earthrealm Special Forces (OIA), Sonya Blade is a stern and fierce general. Sonya represents an emancipated female lead who presents a stubborn front, whilst also being deeply caring and empathetic about the lives of her close allies. She has a long-standing feud with the Black Dragon leader, Kano, who had murdered a former partner of hers, and stands for everything Sonya is against.
- Origin: Earthrealm (Austin, Texas, USA)
- Species: Human
- Relationship: Former romantic relationship with Johnny Cage
- Signature Move: Energy Ring
- Powers and Abilities: Power to fire and manipulate pink-coloured energy
- Outfit: Khaki green waistcoat, baseball cap and silver tag chain.