Hyo Imawano is the main antagonist in Rival Schools: United by Fate a 3D fighting game by Capcom, released in 1997 for Arcades and later the Sony Playstation. He returned in the sequel Project Justice (2000) which was released  for Arcades and the Sega Dreamcast. In that game there is a second form of him with a different moveset and the name “Demon Hyo”

He is the twin brother of one of the main protagonists of the game, Kyosuke and also the cousin of Batsu.

Unlike most characters in the games he fights mainly with a weapon, the traditional Samurai Sword, the Katana.

Hyo Imawano from Rival Schools on Game Art HQ 

Hyo Imawano from the Rival Schools Games: an Overview

Charactername: Hyo Imawano   Developed /Created by Capcom
Gameseries: Rival Schools   First seen on: Arcades  
First Game: Rival Schools   Year first seen in: 1997 
Last Game: Project Justice (2000)   Birthplace: Japan 
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Character   Weapons or Martial Arts Style: Katana Sword
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Hyo Imawano

Hyo Imawano Rival Schools Original Art (1997)

Rival Schools (1997)



Hyo Imawano in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

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

Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of Hyo Imawano

Hyo Imawano from Rival Schools

Hyo Imawano Portrait Art

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