World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf

Article Id: WHEBN0004402116
Reproduction Date:

Title: Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf
Directed by Hiroshi Fukutomi
Based on Fatal Fury: King of Fighters 
by SNK
Release dates
December 23, 1992 (1992-12-23)
Running time
50 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf (バトルファイターズ 餓狼伝説 Batorufaitāzu Garō Densetsu, "Battle Fighters: Legend of the Hungry Wolf) is an animated TV Special based on the fighting game Fatal Fury. It originally aired on Fuji TV on December 23, 1992. The movie was directed by Hiroshi Fukutomi and features character designs by Masami Ōbari. An English adaptation was produced by Viz Communications, which was released on home video in 1994.


In Southtown, young Terry and Andy Bogard are out with their master, Tung Fu Rue and their father, Jeff Bogard. Jeff is distracted by a group of poor children who beg him for money and a pretty, young flower girl as part of an attempt on his life by four attackers, one of whom succeeds in stabbing him. He is then confronted by his old rival Geese Howard, and dies of his wounds. In front of his grave, Tung makes the boys promise that in ten years they will reunite as much stronger men to punish Geese.

Ten years later, Terry returns to Southtown. Geese learns of his return from his right-hand man, Billy Kane, while Terry has a drink in a bar he owns. Along the way, Terry meets Lily McGuire, the beautiful Queen of South Town in a night club and later talking to some poor children and giving them food and money. He recognizes her as the flower girl who helped Geese murder his father, but does not hold it against her. Afterwards, he meets Joe Higashi, a champion Muay Thai kickboxer and a long time friend and rival of Andy. Joe is in Southtown to enter the King of Fighters tournament, and Terry befriends him upon learning that he is his brother's friend. Terry is then reacquainted with Andy and Tung. Tung tells them of a technique called the Hurricane Punch that only he knows, which he will teach to only one of them. Terry decides that both he and Andy should enter the King of Fighters tournament and should one of them be the victor, Tung will teach him the technique.

When Geese learns that the brothers are entering the tournament, he sets a trap for them. He has Lily deliver poisoned champagne to Terry before his fight, but she fails because of her feelings towards him, as he is the only one who has seen her true self and might redeem her of her former sins. Terry defeats his opponent, Richard Meyer, and makes it to the final fight with his brother Andy. As the fight starts, Joe notices a man who tries assassinate the Bogards and takes the bullet intended for them. With the help of Lily, the three escape the tournament, but at the cost of Lily's life at Geese's hands. Tung himself is seriously injured by Billy Kane and hospitalized in a coma. Andy, angered by Tung's injuries, sets off to Geese's lair with Joe. Tung is able to emerge from his coma and teach Terry the Hurricane Punch, but the effort of demonstrating it kills him.

Andy and Joe battle their way to confront Geese, but neither are strong enough to defeat him. After Terry arrives and sees Andy defeated, he attacks Geese using his new technique, Senpuken, which barely has an effect. He absorbs more energy and ends up with a new technique, the Hurricane Kick, which defeats Geese. Later, Terry, Andy and Joe meet up at Jeff Bogard's grave before going their separate ways.


Terry Bogard
Voiced by: Kazukiyo Nishikiori (Japanese), Mark Hildreth (English)
A martial artist seeking to avenge his father‍ '​s death.
Andy Bogard
Voiced by: Keiichi Nanba (Japanese), Peter Wilds (English)
Terry‍ '​s younger brother and an expert in Koppōjutsu.
Joe Higashi
Voiced by: Masaaki Satake (Japanese), Jason Gray-Stanford (English)
A Japanese Muay Thai boxer who befriends the Bogard brothers.
Lilly McGuire
Voiced by: Kikuko Inoue (Japanese), Willow Johnson (English)
A young woman known as the "Queen of South Town", who is desired by the men of the city. Lilly is an original character created for the film. She makes a cameo appearance in the Mexico stage in The King of Fighters '94.
Geese Howard
Voiced by: Hidekatsu Shibata (Japanese), Ward Perry (English)
A crime boss and martial artist who host the King of Fighters tournament.
Jeff Bogard
Voiced by: Unshō Ishizuka (Japanese), David Kaye (English)
Terry and Andy's father, who was murdered by Geese.
Tung Fu Rue
Voiced by: Kōji Yada (Japanese), Mina Mina (English)
The martial arts master who trained Geese and Jeff.
Billy Kane
Voiced by: Daiki Nakamura (Japanese), Paul Dobson (English)
A staff-wielding fighter employed by Geese.
Voiced by: Hisao Egawa (Japanese), Robert O. Smith (English)
A villainous wrestler also working for Geese.

External links

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.