Samurai Spirits / Samurai Shodown

 

This was the official English speaking website for Samurai Spirits. The original Samurai Spirits  / Samurai Shodown offered twelve playable characters - Haohmaru, Galford, Hattori Hanzo, Tam Tam, Ukyo, Charlotte, Wan-Fu, Gen-an, Nakoruru, Jubei, and Earthquake. The story revolves around them traveling around the world to stop the demon sorcerer and final boss Amakusa, recently revived by the demon king to shroud the world in darkness.
The content below is from the site's 2005 archived pages and other outside sources.

Samurai Shodown / Samurai Spirits - Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD, 3DO, Game Gear, Game Boy, Master System, Mega Drive, Sega CD, SNES, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Wii, PlayStation 3 (1993)

 

 
 
CHARACTERS 1
Haohmaru
Nakoruru
Hanzo Hattori
Galford
Ukyo Tachibana
Jubei Yagyu
Kyoshiro Senryo
Tam tam
Charlotte
Wanfu
Genan Shiranui
Earthquake
Shiro Tokisada Amakusa
Genjuro Kibagami
Cham Cham
Neinhalt Sieger
Nicotine Caffeine
Rashoujin Mizuki
Kuroko
Shizumaru Hisame
Rimururu
Basara
CHARACTERS 2
Gaira Caffeine
Zankuro Minazuki
Kazuki Kazama
Sogetsu Kazama
Shiki
Gandara
Deku,Dekuina
Yuga
Hanma Yagyu
Asura
Taizan Morosumi
SEISHIRO KUKI
JIN-EMON HANAFUSA
SAYA
RAN PO
YACI IZANAGI
JUSHIRO SAKAKI
RINKA YOSHINO
HAITO KANAKURA
GARYO THE WHIRLWIND
MIKOTO
TOHMA KUKI
CHARACTERS 3
OBORO
MINTO
DARUMA
TASHON MAO (the Giant Panda)
MUGENJI
THE BRUTES
OBORO'S AMAZONS
IGA NINJA
SAMURAI
YUDA
Yoshitora Tokugawa
Mina Majikina
Yunfei
Kusaregedo
Rera
Rasetsumaru
Enja
Suija
Sankuro Yorozu
Yumeji Kurokochi
Gao Kyougoku Hinowanokami

 

 

 

NAKORURU

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NAME
Nakoruru
DATE OF BIRTH
October 11 in the 8th Year of Meiwa (1771 A.D.) at daybreak
PLACE OF ORIGIN
Ainu Moshiri-Kamui Kotan
HEIGHT
5 shaku, 1 sun: 154.5 cm (5'1")
MEASUREMENTS
2 shaku, 3 sun; 1 shaku, 6 sun; 2 shaku, 6 sun: 67-48.5-79 cm. (26"-19"-31")
WEIGHT
"That's none of your beeswax!"
BLOOD TYPE
Type AB
WEAPON
Her treasured sword, Chichi-ushi (Father Bull)
FIGHTING STYLE
Dancing Sword Arts of the Shikanna-Kamui
LIKES
The natural surroundings of Kamui Kotan
DISLIKES
Those who cannot respect nature with the highest esteem
FLAW
"...I can't reveal that."
IDOLS
Her father
THE PATH OF THE SWORD IS?
"Something I learned from my father as a means of self defense."
SPECIAL SKILL
Hearing the voice of Nature
WHEN YOU FEEL AT PEACE
"When I spend time among the trees of the forest."
FAVORITE TYPE OF MATE
"I haven't really given it much thought."

 

 

HAOHMARU

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NAME
Haohmaru
DATE OF BIRTH
Year 13 of Horeki, September 5, at the hour of the Bull (2 a.m.)
PLACE OF ORIGIN
The castle town of Musashi-koku
HEIGHT
5 shaku, 7 sun: 173 cm (5'7")
WEIGHT
17 kanme: 64 kg (141 lbs.)
BLOOD TYPE
Type A
WEAPON
Fugudoku (The Blowfish Blade)
FIGHTING STYLE
His own personal style
LIKES
Duels
DISLIKES
Cowards and "grease bugs" (cockroaches)
FLAW
A short temper
IDOLS
Nicotine Caffeine, an old scholar who lived near his boyhood home
THE PATH OF THE SWORD IS?
"The path on which you must gamble your life and walk to the end."
SPECIAL SKILL
Street performance (He insists it's a serious display of swordsmanship.)
WHEN YOU FEEL AT PEACE
"When the rice wine tastes particularly fine."
FAVORITE TYPE OF MATE
Yamato nadeshiko (traditionally humble Japanese women)

 

HANZO HATTORI

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NAME
Hanzo Hattori
DATE OF BIRTH
No intel available. (Estimated to be the 4th year of Horeki [1754 A.D.])
PLACE OF ORIGIN
Dewa-Sanchu (estimate)
HEIGHT
5 shaku, 9 sun (estimate): 179 cm (5'9")
WEIGHT
16 kanme: 60 kg (132 lbs.)
BLOOD TYPE
Type A
WEAPON
Unnamed ninja sword
FIGHTING STYLE
Iga Style of Ninja Arts
LIKES
Dango [sweet dumplings] (estimate)
DISLIKES
Those who oppose the Tokugawa Dynasty.
FLAW
"My fate to live and die in the shadows."
IDOLS
His ninja master
THE PATH OF THE SWORD IS?
"The way of the ninja is ever-changing and harsh."
SPECIAL SKILL
Ninja arts
WHEN YOU FEEL AT PEACE
"When I use the Methods of Dark Nothingness to disappear."
FAVORITE TYPE OF MATE
Independent women

 

 

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