40 Cool Samurai Warrior Artworks And Illustrations

The samurai class of feudal Japan shaped the history of the country and gave a lasting impact to Japan’s society because of their achievements in history and their teachings – which is still evident to their modern culture.

Samurai warriors are the followers of The way Of The Warrior or in Japan they call it Bushido. Just like the term chivalry in european medieval and feudal knights, Bushido is the samurai warrior’s code of conduct and the a way of the samurai life – which thought them moral code of loyalty, martial arts, honor and many others.

Means “those who serve (the nobility)” in both Chinese and Japanese text, the samurai warrior’s influence in modern society is very evident most especially in asian countries where samurai-themed stories or samurai warriors are the subject of many modern stories, digital artworks, animations, mangas, video games and even popular to hollywood movies.

And for this we listed some samurai warriors digital artworks and concepts and looked at how these artists portrayed one of the greatest warrior classes in the history.

Hagakure by Ales Zvolanek
Hagakure by Ales Zvolanek

Mononofu by Nicholas Tey
Mononofu by Nicholas Tey

Old Samurai by Jorge PepeLife
Old Samurai by Jorge PepeLife

Akechi Mitsuhide, Samurai Warriors
Akechi Mitsuhide, Samurai Warriors

Samurai Dream, Saman Khorram
Samurai Dream, Saman Khorram

Date Masamune, Samurai Warriors
Date Masamune, Samurai Warriors

Samurai Dragon by Loren Fetterman
Samurai Dragon by Loren Fetterman

Samurai by Dehong He
Samurai by Dehong He

Lotus Samurai by Jackson Robinson
Lotus Samurai by Jackson Robinson

3 Samurai On Horseback by Bobby Chiu
3 Samurai On Horseback by Bobby Chiu

Samurai Hero by Anton Kolyukh
Samurai Hero by Anton Kolyukh

Death Of Evil by Armin Sokocevic
Death Of Evil by Armin Sokocevic

White Tiger Clan by Kerem Beyit
White Tiger Clan by Kerem Beyit

Samurai by Leung Chun Wan
Samurai by Leung Chun Wan

Samurai-inspired 3D Art by Rebeca Puebla
Samurai-inspired 3D Art by Rebeca Puebla

Samurai Kill by SupaflY-01
Samurai Kill by SupaflY-01

Vindicator – Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan
Vindicator - Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan

Houjou Ujiyasu, Samurai Warriors
Houjou Ujiyasu, Samurai Warriors

A Journey Awaits by SupaflY-01
A Journey Awaits by SupaflY-01

Samurais by SupaflY-01
Samurais by SupaflY-01

March of the Warrior by SupaflY-01
March of the Warrior by SupaflY-01

Naoe Kanetsugu, Samurai Warriors
Naoe Kanetsugu, Samurai Warriors

Tokugawa Ieyasu, Samurai Warriors
Tokugawa Ieyasu, Samurai Warriors

Soul Of Sword, lun Wong
Soul Of Sword, lun Wong

Knight of Sowrds by Misa Tsutsui
Knight of Sowrds by Misa Tsutsui

The Untold Stories of Sizuka And Kihatsu, Peter Ang
The Untold Stories of Sizuka And Kihatsu, Peter Ang

Blood by Carlos Núñez de Castro Torres
Blood by Carlos Núñez de Castro Torres

Riding For Dawn by SupaflY-01
Riding For Dawn by SupaflY-01

Marching for War by SupaflY-01
Marching for War by SupaflY-01

Samurai Girl by Masamune Shirow
Samurai Girl by Masamune Shirow

Samurai – Red Pearl by Colrouphobia
Samurai - Red Pearl by Colrouphobia

Possessed Samurai by Ward Lindhout
Possessed Samurai by Ward Lindhout

Samurai by James Sylvester
Samurai by James Sylvester

Samurai Concpet – Butterfly by Cole Eastburn Cole Eastburn
Samurai Concpet - Butterfly by Cole Eastburn Cole Eastburn

Lion clan Samurai by Andrew Hou
Lion clan Samurai by Andrew Hou

First Samurai, Demarus M. Rogers
First Samurai, Demarus M. Rogers

The Vengeful by Carlos Núñez de Castro Torres
The Vengeful by Carlos Núñez de Castro Torres

Dark Warlord by Daniel Conway
Dark Warlord by Daniel Conway

Ultimate Silver Samurai by Mark Brooks
Ultimate Silver Samurai by Mark Brooks

War General Naoe, Yap Kun Rong
War General Naoe, Yap Kun Rong

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