When I think of Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat, I think of tournament fighting which is sometimes to the death. If that's what you are looking for,
I'll echo: Varys, Tyrion, Locke, Glotka, & Kvothe.
If they got into a match of wits, hands down, Kvothe
Thanks for helping but after reading the description of it that isn't the one I am looking for. I appreciate your help though!
It's probably good to get a bit of a following first, but you're not locked in once you do.
I did an SF series, then decided to clean mental
Sounds a bit like an Iain M Banks' story - Against a Dark Background?