Diablo is one of the seven playable characters in Primal Rage, a 2D fighting game made by Atari Games in 1994 that was first released for the Arcades and later ported to many home consoles.

Diablo is the god of Hunger and has to eat humans to stay immortal. Sauron was returning in the cancelled Primal Rage 2 (1997).


Sauron from the Primal Rage Games: an Overview

Charactername:  Sauron   Developed /Created by Atari Games 
Gameseries: Primal Rage   First seen on:  Arcades
First Game: Primal Rage   Year first seen: 1994 
Last Game: “”   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Character      
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Sauron from Primal Rage



Primal Rage Sauron Ending (1994)

Sauron’s Ending in Primal Rage:

Sauron is the god of Hunger. When released from his sleep of ages by the catastrophe, he soon realized that he must devour human flesh to remain immortal. The hungry hordes of humanity worshipped him, but lived in dread fear of his presence. Many humans soon sought refuge with other rulers of the planet. Sauron had no choice but to defeat the others in order to feast on their followers.

Now that he has devoured most of the land, he sets off in quest of new lands, and new meals…



Sauron in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Sauron is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art of Sauron


Sauron from Primal Rage

by Pio Paulo Santana



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

10.06.2018 – Creation of Sauron’s Gallery and DB Entry