Gen-An from Samurai Shodown

Gen-An Shiranui is one of the playable characters of the Samurai Shodown (Samurai Spirits in Japan) games by SNK. He debuted in the first Samurai Shodown (1993) and returned in  the sequel Samurai Shodown II (1994) and also played a small villain role in the Japan only RPG Shinsetsu Samurai Spirits: Bushidou Retsuden (1996).

Gen-An’s last game appearance was in Samurai Shodown VI (2006)

Gen’an is not related to Mai Shiranui.


Gen-An Shiranui from the Samurai Shodown Games: an Overview

Charactername: Gen-An Shiranui   Developed /Created by SNK
Gameseries: Samurai Shodown   First seen on: Arcades 
First Game: Samurai Shodown   Year first seen in playable form: 1993 
Last Game: Samurai Shodown VI (2006/2014)    Birthplace: Japan 
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Character   Weapons: Iron Claws 
Additional Tags:     Similar Characters:  
Has Relations to:     See also:  



Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Gen-An Shiranui from Samurai Shodown

Gen-An Samurai Shodown VI Official Art

Samurai Shodown VI (2006)

Gen-An Samurai Shodown II Official Game Art

Samurai Shodown II (1994)

Gen-An Samurai Shodown I 1993 Official Art

Samurai Shodown (1993)




Gen-An Shiranui in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Gen-An Shiranui is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art of Gen-An Shiranui

Genan Shiranui by Pio Paulo Santana

Gen-An Shiranui

by Pio Paulo Santana




Trivia and own opinion(s)

Gen-An Samurai Shodown VI 

You liked what you saw here? Share it at:
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on TumblrShare on StumbleUponShare on VK