6167 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

Posts Tagged ‘ Japanese material ’

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Fei Long


The Bruceleelike bloke in the Street Fighter video games. As of October of 2021, this entry received various updates and improvements that respect tradition without being bound by it. Such is the way of the intercepting fist.

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Blue Mary Ryan


From the Fatal Fury and the The King of Fighters brawling video games. As of October of 2021, overhauled her History and fixed a typo in her stats.

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Geese Howard


One of the main, and most recurrent, SNK video game villains. He's bad news. As of September of 2021 this profile has been revised. Chiefly to add a History section.

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Terry Bogard


The original lead for the Fatal Fury brawling video games, and later one of the playable characters in King of Fighters games. As of September of 2021, various readability improvements.

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Afro


A dour ronin revenge killer in a techno-medieval future Japan. But Black and with a blunt and an afro. It's a thing. As of August of 2021, this profile was cut down in a single fast-draw strike, then entirely redone.

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Balrog a.k.a. Mike Bison

(Tom's profile)

One of the classic 1991 Street Fighter brawling video game baddies. As of August of 2021, redid the History section and tuned a few details.

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Wolfgang Krauser von Stroheim


The big bad endgame boss in Fatal Fury 2, back in the days of 16-bit fighting games on Neo Geo. As of July of 2021, added a spot of polish and fully redid the History section. Bitte.

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Ken Masters

(Tom's profile)

Our alternate, more modern take on Ken Masters from the Street Fighters video games. As of July of 2021, this profile was updated and had its texts polished.

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Cammy White

(Tom's profile)

The "Killer Bee" from the Street Fighters video games. Amnesiac super-soldier. As of February of 2021, this old profile was rewritten and updated.

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Dan Hibiki


From Street Fighter, a parody of a parody of Ryu. He's way less impressive that he thinks, though that's mostly because he thinks he's the best fighter in the world. As of January of 2020, this profile has had the MOST POWERFUL UPDATING AND EDITING PASS IN THE WORLD (not really).

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Ryu

(Tom's profile) (Part #1]

Tom's more modern take about the lead character in the Street Fighter brawling video games. As of January of 2021, this had been revised and updated. That means additional material, so it's now a two-parter so everyone can read it.

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Balrog a.k.a. Vega

(Tom's profile)

One of the classic Street Fighter video games baddies. Super-acrobatic Spanish sociopath with claw weapons. As of January of 2021, this embarrassingly old text has received extensive edits and a small update.

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Yuri Sakazaki


A young but remarkably proficient kid sister type, from the Art of Fighting and King of Fighters brawling video games. As of December of 2020, thus profile was entirely overhauled - but still has but a brown belt.

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Ryo Sakazaki


An expy of Street Fighter’s Ryu who appears in a number of SNK brawling games. As of Decembre of 2020, this old entry was entirely redone.

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Yugi Motoh

(and Yami Yugi)

Older notes covering the basics about Yugi Motoh, Yami Yugi and their games.

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Becky the nose


A young professional informer/private detective/underworld intelligence type. From the Gunsmith Cats manga. You may have heard rumours that this profile now has M&M stats. For a retainer fee, plus expenses, we could tell you whether it's true.

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Riff-Raff


A fiery professional underworld wheelwoman, driving a 427 Cobra. Va-va-voom. As of May of 2018, this engine was fine-tuned with stats for Vroom Mutants & Vroom Masterminds.

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Ivy

(Isabella Valentine)

One of the most famous characters in the Soul Calibur fighting video games. Magical whip-sword, martial arts, alchemy. As of January of 2019, this profile was rewritten, updated, upgraded. Generally, we've made it more well-rounded.

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Master Bison

(Tom's profile) (A.k.a. Vega)

The famous Big Bad in early Street Fighter video games. Super-martial-artist, crime lord, technologist, psychic. As of December of 2018, Tom harnessed his dreaded Psycho Power and punched this old profile of his into shape. Also, we're now using the US version of the names since sticking to the Japanese one was more confusing.

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Mike Haggar


This street-fighting wrestler appeared in 1980s Capcom video games and returned a few times, notably in Final Fight games. And so did his moustache.

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Blanka

(Tom's profile)

Tom's take on this classic Street Fighter hard-fighting mutated man-beast. As of September of 2018, this profile was revisado e melhorado.

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Mai Shiranui


The emblematic and exaggeratedly 3-dimensional Fatal Fury and King of Fighters fighting video games character, who was never developed much. As of August of 2018, Tom revised this article to improve its coverage.

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Chun Li

(Tom's profile)

Stats for Chun-Li in some major Street Fighter video games, and her backstory. As of August of 2018, this profile had most of its texts overhauled.

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Zangief

(Tom's profile)

One of the most popular classic Street Fighters characters, a giant Russian wrestler. As of July of 2018, Tom has revised and improved this entry. It now has 8% more muscle and 11% more chest hair.

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Gouki aka Akuma

(Tom's profile)

One of the biggest guns in the Street Fighters universe. As of July of 2018, this profile was overhauled and expanded.

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Shermie


A lighthearted grappler from the King of Fighters video games series. As of March of 2018, this profile was revised to add information.

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Ralf Jones


Super-elite soldiers from various SNK video games - chiefly the King of Fighters series. As of November of 2017, this profile was considerably expanded so it's more useful for people who aren't KoF experts.

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Clark Still


From the Ikari Warriors and King of Fighters video games. Super-elite soldier. As of November of 2017, this profile was considerably expanded so it's more useful for those who aren't familiar with these games.

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Tielle the archer


The archetypal goofy elf girl/fantasy archer, from Japanese RPG video game Recettear. When she's not busy obsessing over pastries, she can perform some strange magical bow shots.

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