Bravoman is the main protagonist of the beat’em up /platformer Bravoman, known in Japan as Chouzetsu Rinjin Beraboh Man (1988) released by Namco for Arcades and later ported to the PC-Engine and in 2007 for Virtual Console on the Nintendo Wii.

Bravoman, is the “superhero” alter ego of Arnold (Outside Japan) or Hitoshi Nakamura who has to battle against an alien named Alpha Man in the game. While there was never a sequel for Bravoman, the character appeared in crossover games like Namco X Capcom, Namco Chronicle or the sports games Family Tennis Advance and in Pro Yakyuu Famista 2011 which was his last playable appearance in a video game.

Bravoman from Namco X Capcom Art


Bravoman from Bravoman the Game: an Overview

Charactername: Bravoman (Arnold, Hitoshi Nakamura)   Developed /Created by Namco
Gameseries: Bravoman and Crossover RPG’s   First seen on: Arcades
First Game: Bravoman   Year first seen in: 1988 
Last Game: Pro Yakyuu Famista 2011   Birthplace: Japan 
Role(s) and Characteristics: Main Protagonist, also Side Protagonist and playable sports games character   Weapons or Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Bravoman

Bravoman from Namco X Capcom Art

Namco x Capcom (2005)




Bravoman in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


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


Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of Bravoman




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