Hwoarang (Korean/Hangul: 화랑 |Hanja: 花郎 Hwoarang) is a character in the Tekken series who first appeared in Tekken 3 and returned in all subsequent games. He is the Taekwondo student of Baek Doo San, and entered the third Tournament to get revenge on Ogre for "killing" his master. He has also become Jin Kazama's rival after the two fought to a draw in one of Hwoarang's street matches before the events of Tekken 3.
Hwoarang is a hot-headed, impulsive, cocky, arrogant person who fighting as he likes boast about his skills and strength. He is rebellious and doesn't like to listen to others. The only person he ever listens to, obediently, is his beloved master Baek. Hwoarang also tends to hold a grudge against his enemies.