Eliot makes his debut in Dead or Alive 4. He is the successor to Master Gen-Fu. Eliot has been trained by Gen-Fu and quite harshly.
Elliot's story mode events lead up to Eliot challenging Gen-Fu for a final battle. When Gen-Fu is defeated, a video is shown of Eliot's harsh training with Gen-Fu.
Completing Eliot's story mode will unlock Gen-Fu for play.