The idea was developed on with subsequent games, and evolved into body-sharing character Purple Nakoruru/Evil Nakoruru, elementary s02e20 hdtv nl subs dutchreleaseteam and later in separate character, Rera In same fashion Kim Ung Che was created as "separate" character from Gaira in Samurai Shodown.
Garyo and Tashonmao too, since they can cast 1-hit superarmor on themselves.
He does have a concealed sword, but the umbrella is his primary weapon.
All Love Is Unrequited : Galford's feelings towards Nakoruru will mostly get unanswered due to her complete devotion to nature.And don't forget it, dweebenheimer!Fighting Game series is set during the closing years of the Edo period.Rule of Two : Played in Oboro's dialogue with Kuno Seishiro in Shinsho/Warriors Rage, and later in Sankuro's dialogue with Genjuro in Samurai Shodown.Because of his bloody life, it's no accident that he was involved in the troubles." After a fighter is selected: "Time has passed since the last trouble.And the arranged version adds the National Anthem (Star-Spangled Banner) in the beginning, then goes into a rock version of Stars and Stripes Forever.Giant Mook : Gandara.Coincidentally, she's quite similar to Felicia from Darkstalkers.Beta Test Baddie : Deku in Samurai Shodown 64, Rasetsumaru in Samurai Shodown.Asura's design also shares few throwbacks to Sephiroth, being tall, long-haired man in a black leather outfit, wielding very long sword, and although his hair is black, it turns white in rage.Kazuki and getsu have elemental-enhanced barehanded fighting styles.Professional Killer : Genjuro, Yaci and Haito.Also Yunfei (master of Enja and Suija) is a Very Old Master, being more that 1000 years old.The Gunslinger : Jushiro, Andrew and Draco.Important Haircut : Charlotte Christine Colde grew her blond hair long in.Or maybe a Cat Girl using a boomerang to block a polearm is more your flavor.Hobos: Daruma is one.Subverted by Karakuri Hanma who (being a robot) bleeds oil.
Seeker Archetype : Ukyo, whose objective in most games is to find the Ultimate Flower to present to his beloved Kei.
Razor Wind : Yunfei is a master of this.