Asura, also called Asra is a character from the Samurai Shodown series by SNK and the main protagonist of Samurai Shodown 64 -2 Warriors Rage (1998), the second 3D based SS gamewhich was only released for the Hyper NeoGeo Arcade Hardware and never ported to a home console or released outside Japan. In 2005 Asura was revealed to be a playable character in the crossover fighting game NeoGeo Battle Coliseum, since than he did not appear in any other games so far.

Asura is a Demon who was imprisoned by Yuga the Destroyer, the antagonist in Samurai Shodown 64 and according to the story the one who eventually defeats him.

Asura Samurai Shodown on Game-Art-HQ

Asura from the Samurai Shodown Games: an Overview

Charactername:  Asura   Developed /Created by SNK
Gameseries: Samurai Shodown   First seen on: Arcades  
First Game:  Samurai Shodown 64: Warriors Rage   Year first seen in: 1998 
Last Game:  Neo Geo Battle Coliseum   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Main Protagonist, Fighting Game Character   Weapons or Martial Arts Style: Swords 
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Asura

Asura NGBC Portrait Art 

NeoGeo Battle Coliseum (2005)

Asura NGBC Art 

NeoGeo Battle Coliseum (2005)

Asura Samurai Shodown 64 Warriors Rage Art

SS 64: Warriors Rage (1998)



Asura in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

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

Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of Asura

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