Shuma-Gorath is a character from the Marvel Universe and debuted as a playable video game character in the 2D fighting game Marvel Super Heroes (1995) by Capcom. Shuma-Gorath returned in the Marvel vs. Street Fighter and Capcom crossover fighters, his latest appearance was as a DLC character in Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (2011) and its “Ultimate” update.

Shuma Gorath also appeared in the Dr. Strange Pinball Table  for Pinball FX 2.

In the Marvel Comics, Shuma-Gorath is a giant entity and one of the most powerful beings, in the Capcom fighting games, he is as strong as the other characters and the majority of his moves is rather fun and not scary.

Shuma Gorath from Marvel on Game-Art-HQ

Shuma-Gorath from the Marvel Fighting Games: an Overview

Charactername: Shuma-Gorath The Lord of Chaos   Developed /Created by Marvel / Capcom
Gameseries: Marvel Comics based games   First seen on: Arcades  
First Game: Marvel Super Heroes   Year first seen in: 1995 
Last Game: Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (2011)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Entity, Antagonist, Fighting Game Character   Weapons or Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Shuma-Gorath

Shuma Gorath UMVC3 Offcial Art

UMVC3 (2011)

Shuma Gorath MVC3 Offcial Art

Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (2011)

Shuma-Gorath MVC2 Marvel vs Capcom 2 Official Game Art

Marvel vs. Capcom 2 (2000)

Shuma Gorath MSH vs SF Official Game Art

MSH vs SF (1997)



Additional Official Game Art of Shuma Gorath like Winpose ripped from the game contents:

Shuma Gorath UMVC3 Win Pose

Shuma-Gorath UMVC3 Win Pose

Shuma Gorath MVC2 Vs Art

Marvel vs. Capcom 2 Vs. Art




Shuma-Gorath in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

Shuma Gorath Marvel Capcom Fighting Games Art Shuma-Gorath was drawn as part of the big FGE Art Collaboration when the theme was to get a challenge of rarely drawn fighting game characters in December 2014!


Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of Shuma-Gorath




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