Rasputin
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BIO:

The leader of pansexual love cult based on Russia, Rasputin is also a sorcerer with great knowledge in magic. He fights the other World Heroes, preaching about the love all mankind should have. He is based on Grigori Rasputin, Russian mystic that believed that to purge temptation, one had to be in contact with it (that includes sex). Rasputin of World Heroes is loosely based on Grigori Rasputin, a mystical adviser in the court of Czar Nicholas II of Russia. He was believed to be a healer, psychic, visionary and prophet.
  
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ORIGIN:
World Heroes

 
 

 
 

OTHER APPEARANCES:
World Heroes 2, World Heroes 2 Jet, World Heroes Perfect

 

 

Page Updated:  Apr. 27th, 2020

Rasputin is probably the gayest fighting game character of all time. (Not saying it's a "bad thing" to be gay, but this weirdo might give gay people a bad name?) Not sure. Either way, Rasputin makes things uncomfortable for all parties involved. This is supposed to be a FIGHTING game. What is this guy even doing? IMO, Rasputin is unnecessary in World Heroes (and unnecessary in the fighting game genre). Rasputin alone makes me not want to play World Heroes... and I know I'm not the only one (I mean, look what happened to the series. Facts are facts.) Good thing he doesn't appear in other games besides World Heroes, because he'd ruin those games too. Thankfully, SNK was smart enough to nip this one in the bud.

If you disagree with me, you're probably a troll. For diehard "troll types" who can't relate to martial arts, or anything that resembles FIGHTING in a fighting game, perhaps they'd declare Rasputin one their favorite characters. I can imagine social media comments such as: "OMG BEST SUPER EVAR! DERP MERP." To any such creature, I say... GTFO. You can use Rasputin all you want, but I only ask one thing. Stay away from me. Far away. Upwind.

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