I am Akuma. And I will teach you the meaning of pain!
~ Akuma

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Ridiculous! I chose the path of the demon. At the end of my path, should I shed my humanity, I care not. Your pure fist of humanity, Mu no Ken, and my demon god fist... Now heaven and earth, light and dark will clash! Let nothing disturb our battle!
~ Akuma to Ryu

A man has become mightier than anything and everything!
~ Akuma


Akuma (悪魔 Akuma, "Devil"), known in Japan as Gouki (豪鬼 Gōki, "Great Demon", "Great Devil" or "Great Ogre") is a self-proclaimed "Supreme Master of the Fist" who wields the Satsui no Hadou ("surge of murderous intent"; also translated as the "Evil Intent", the "Killing Intent", "Dark Hadou", or the "Murder Wave").

The Satsui no Hadou forces unto its wielder the urge to win every battle at any cost, even if it means the death of their opponent. When he was still training under Goutetsu, Akuma delved further and further into the Satsui no Hadou; he eventually mastered its ultimate technique the Shun Goku Satsu ("Instant Hell Murder", but popularly known as the "Raging Demon") and killed Goutetsu with it to prove his mastery. He challenged his brother Gouken sometime afterward and killed him as well. Despite his arrogance, Akuma will not fight anybody who is not equal to or more powerful than himself, feeling that they present no challenge. Akuma views Ryu as a worthy adversary, and he constantly seeks to convince Ryu to follow the Satsui no Hadou as well.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 7-B, likely higher | At least 7-B, likely higher

Name: Akuma (Gouki in Japan)

Origin: Street Fighter

Gender: Male

Age: 50's

Classification: Demonic Martial Artist

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Acrobatics, Ki Manipulation (Can channel his Ki into powerful attacks once in a while, such as gaining the height from Shouryuuken or spinning during the Tatsumaki Senpuukyaku), Master of a assassination martial art known as Ansatsuken, Master of Satsui no Hadou (Surge of Murderous Intent) an innate Ki which increases his fighting capabilities and the strength of his ki attacks, Resistance to Soul Absorption via Mudo Tensho, Possibly Corruption (Type 2. Can possibly spread the Satsui no Hado upon an injured opponent), Can teleport and also turns him into a half demon, Can also use the "Raging Demon", An attack that can destroy the host's Soul if they do not empty their Soul from all negative feelings such as Rage, Hate, Darkness and Desires, Intangibility | Enhanced physical stats and ki manipulation, Shin Akuma is Akuma at his most powerful, with his morals off and unleashing his full power

Attack Potency: At least City level (Destroyed the island Gotenkou with a single punch which was several km across and had several mountains on it that were pulverized in the process, scales above M. Bison and the Power of Nothingness Ryu, even to the point where he defeated the latter effortlessly)  | At least City level, likely higher (Superior to his base form)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic+ (Scales above M. Bison) | Massively Hypersonic+ (Faster than his base form)

Lifting Strength: Class 100 | At least Class 100, likely higher

Striking Strength: At least City Class (Split Ayers Rock in half, hurricane kicked a submarine and went toe to toe with Gouken, Gen, M. Bison and a casual Oro) | At least City Class, likely higher

Durability: At least City level (Able to take blows from Gouken and a casual Oro) | At least City level, likely higher

Stamina: Very high (Has never shown exhaustion in a fight)

Range: Standard melee range. Tens of kilometers with projectiles.

Standard Equipment: None notable

Intelligence: Gifted (Very skilled combatant. Mastered the deadly Ansatsuken martial arts and even added his own innovations to it, refining it like no other before, experience in fighting many super-powered opponents. Is a master of Satsui No Hado, manages to control it so easily, that he holds back all the time, thought out a lot of new moves)

Weaknesses: He goes easy on opponents often, as most of his fights are done with the bulk of his power sealed. He desires to actually see an opponent to surpass and kill him. Also, he is very easy to anger

Feats: Managed to defeat his master Goutetsu, defeated Gen (but he backed out of a duel with Gen once he found out that Gen was fatally ill), killed M. Bison, Gill and fought with Ryu. Has ties with his older brother Gouken.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Zugaihasatsu ("Cranium Crush Killer"): Akuma delivers an open palm chop to the opponent's head
  • Tenmakujinkyaku ("Sky Demon Air Blade Leg"): Akuma jumps, landing in a diagonal-fall with a strong kick
  • Kikokurenzan: Akuma delivers a high roundhouse kick. He then spins toward his opponent and finishes with a spinning heel kick
  • Kongoken: Akuma delivers a strong punch. Once his attack connects, Akuma pivots toward his opponent and finishes the combo by hammering his other fist on top of them.
  • Sekiseiken: Akuma leaps into the air and performs a huge chop to the ground on the descent
  • Tenha: Akuma performs an upward palm strike that hits almost vertically above him

  • Goshoha: Akuma grabs his opponent and delivers a palm strike to his opponent's midsection, knocking them on their back
  • Syuretto: Akuma grabs the opponent, pulls them towards him and strikes their back with a chop
  • Shuretzuzan: Akuma grabs the opponents, switches side and strikes them with a kick in the face

  • Gohadoken (Great Surge Fist): Akuma fires an Hadoken infused with the Satsui No Hado
  • Zanku Hadoken ("Slashing Air Surge Fist"): Akuma thrusts their hands and fires an airborne Hadoken from a single hand
  • Sekia Goshoha ("Red Crow Great Char Blast"): Akuma fires an Hadoken imbued with fire
  • Goshoryuken ("Great Rising Dragon Fist"): Akuma performs a Shoryuken that strikes harder than normal
  • Tatsumaki Zankukyaku ("Tornado Slashing Air Leg"): A Tatsumaki Senpukyaku that hits harder and multiple times
  • Ashura Senku ("Asura Flashing Air"): Akuma widens his stance, glows red, then lifts one knee and "glides" along the ground to another location with their eyes aglow. He cannot be hit while gliding
  • Hyakkishu ("Hundred Ogre Assault"): Akuma leaps forward, high into the air. The move can finish in different ways, with the default one being the Hyakki Gozan ("Hundred Ogre Great/Strong Slash"), a sliding kick that trips an opponent
  • Hyakki Gosho ("Hundred Ogre Great Pierce"): One of the possible finishers of the Hyakkishu. Akuma aims a flying 'smash' palm strike at the opponent's head
  • Hyakki Gojin ("Hundred Ogre Great/Strong Blade"): One of the possible finishers of the Hyakkishu. The user alters their momentum and performs a downward kick at a generally steep angle
  • Hyakki Gosai ("Hundred Ogre Great/Strong Smash"): One of the possible finishers of the Hyakkishu. Akuma grabs the opponent's shoulders and flip them over
  • Hyakki Goho ("Hundred Ogre Great Cannon"): One of the possible finishers of the Hyakkishu. Akuma performs a Zanku Hadoken after the front flip
  • Hyakki Gorasen ("Hundred Ogre Great Cannon"): One of the possible finishers of the Hyakkishu. Akuma performs a midair Tastumaki Zankukyaku
  • Kimonkai: Akuma attack withs a Goshoryuken. If it connects, the opponent will be lifted from the ground while Akuma cancels the first hit into a punch to the ground, causing shockwaves to surge and strike the target
  • Focus Attack: A heavy move that grants an augmented defense to the user during the execution and, if it lands, makes the opponent crumple

  • Messatsu Gohado: Akuma fires far more powerful version of the Gohado
  • Messatsu Goshoryu:Akuma performs two or three Goshoryuken which are stronger than normal
  • Messatsu Gorasen: Akuma performs a more powerful version of the Tatsumaki Zankukyaku and rises vertically. He then finishes with a final swift spin kick to end the attack
  • Kongou Kokuretsuzan ("Vajra Province Rending Slash"): Akuma puts his hand up and charges it with energy, violently slamming his fist on the ground; the resulting explosion of pure energy first takes the form of a lightning bolt, and then emanates outwards in a shock wave of energy that rises from the ground as a geyser formation

Messatsu Gohado

Messatsu Goshoryu

Messatsu Gorase

Kongou Kokuretsuzan

  • Demon Armageddon: Akuma turns away from the opponent before delivering a high roundhouse kick that sends them several feet into the air, zooming after them with an extremely powerful Tatsumaki Zankukyaku that envelops him in a whirlwind. As he hits his opponent, a giant red kanji of "heaven" (天, ten) appears in the background. Akuma then flies through them with the Tatsumaki Zankukyaku, shattering the kanji and sending the opponent tumbling to the ground
  • Sekia Kuretsuha ("Red Crow Air Rending Blast"): Akuma channels an incredible amount of ki into his palm and drives it into the ground, striking the opponent with an exploding pillar of flaming energy
  • Shun Goku Satsu (Flash Prison Murder)/Raging Demon: Akuma glides towards the opponent and grabs them. Before anything else can be seen, the screen blacks out as the character is relentlessly beaten. The attacks is a series of progressively faster teleport punches around the opponent's body until it progressively goes fully blank screens again. The punches are shown to be targeting vital weak spots located throughout the body, solidifying that the technique utterly destroys the opponent's body. This move usually defeats the opponent instantly or kills them, the basis of the attack is said to be linked to karmic forces, channeling an infernal punishment in which the weight of sins and evil the victim has committed destroys their soul

  • Gosenkyaku: After blocking an attack, Akuma jumps and delivers a spinning kick toward his opponent
  • Rakan: Akuma strikes a defensive stance. While in this stance, he can parry a single incoming attack. Akuma can then perform a palm strike known as Rakan Gosho ("Arhat Great Palm") or the Rakan Gokyaku ("Arhat Great Leg"), which is an upward kick
  • Kiai: Akuma stomps on the ground and widens his stance as red energy surges from his body. This aura nautralizes projectiles, builds up Akuma's energy and can even damage a close opponent, which will be sent into the air. Akuma can maintain this aura from an extended periodo of time and fire an enhanced version of the Sekia Goshoha
  • Dohatsu Shoten ("Towering Rage"): Akuma envelops his body with ki as he powers up with rage and anger. In this state, his Gohadoken are more powerful and an extended range. He can also unleash more Zanku Hadokens. Additionally, when he lands his Goshoryuken, he follows-up and violently drives his opponents into the ground
  • Shiretsu Hasshi: Akuma enhances his special attacks, allowing him to cancel his special move into stronger versions

Key: Base | Shin Akuma



Notable Victories:

Bang (One-Punch Man) Bang's Profile (Speed Equalized; Base Akuma was used)

Notable Losses:

Cocytus (Overlord) Cocytus profile (Speed equal, second key Akuma used)

Inconclusive Matches:

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