The Religious Affiliation of
Yashida Shingen

Religion: Shinto CBR Scale: I

Name: Yashida Shingen

Other Names: Lord Shingen; Shingen Harada

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Wolverine (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1982): "I'm Wolverine."

Creators: Chris Claremont, Frank Miller, Joe Rubinstein

Number of Appearances: 4

Teams/Affiliations: Yakuza

Enemy of: Wolverine, Asano Kimura

Occupation: crime boss

Nation: Japan

Gender: male

Note: father of Wolverine's late fiance Mariko Yashida

Lord Shingen is the father of both Mariko Yashida as well as the Silver Samurai. He was formerly the head of the Yashida clan of the Yakuza.

Yashida Shingen was a villain who was killed by Wolverine.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Wolverine (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1982): "I'm Wolverine."

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