Orochi Yashiro is a playable character from the King of Fighters series by SNK. He debuted in The King of Fighters’97 as part of the Orochi Team with Orochi Shermie and Chris and returned together with them in the KOF “Dream Match” games KOF’98 and ‘2002 and their remakes.

He also returned in The King of Fighters: Neowave (2004) which can be seen as another Dream Match game and is also a part of spinoff games like The King of Fighters: Kyo (1998) and works as a boss in KOF Sky Stage (2010) and Neo Geo Heroes: Ultimate Shooting (2010). He returns as a playable character in The King of Fighters XV (2022) as part of its first Season Pass

Orochi Yashiro is also an initially playable character in KOF 98 UM OL (2014).



Orochi Yashiro from the King of Fighters Games: an Overview

Charactername: Orochi Yashiro / Yashiro Nanakase of the Parched Earth   Developed /Created by SNK 
Gameseries:  The King of Fighters   First seen on: Arcades 
First Game: The King of Fighters ’97   Year first seen: 1997 
Last Game: The King of Fighters XV (2022)   Birthplace:  Japan
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Character   Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Orochi Yashiro from The King of Fighters


KOF 98 UM OL (2014)

King of Fighters Neowave (2004)

King Of Fighters 2002



Orochi Yashiro in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Orochi Chris was drawn with her Orochi Team members as part of our 20th Anniversary celebration of the KOF series in 2014


Selected Fan Art and Cosplay of Orochi Yashiro




Updates in the Video Game Character Database entry and game art gallery of Orochi Yashiro

11.04.2018 – Creation of Orochi Yashiro Gallery and DB Entry