2013 Manga AnimeEdit
He has black sideburns beard and black hair with a white streak, and a rather dark skin. He seems to be a little sinewy.
In the OVA, he has a full brown beard and fully black hair, and also light skin.
Sām doesn't have a strong belief in the use of force, notably when he told Garshasph to stop threatening Ecbatana's slaves after they heard Lusitania's claims. He also asked for the slaves's freedom for good work during the siege of Ecbatana.
Sām and Garshasph do not get along on the Capital's defense and the slaves, but they do not seem to hate each other.
Sām loathes Kharlan after his betrayal. It is unknown how their relationship was before.
He remains faithful and shows a great respect to the Queen, in spite of the fact that she refuses his advice.
Sām is very shocked when the Silver Mask revealed his true identity to him.
- Sām is one of the Pars's Marzban; this means he commands 10,000 horsemen.
- A Character from The Legend of The Galactic Heroes, another novels of Yoshiki Tanaka, is also named Sam.
- His appearance in the anime/2013 manga is vaguely similar to his appearance in the OVA.
|Camp of Arslan|
|Humans:||Alfreed • Arslan • Daryun • Elam • Farangis • Gieve • Jaswant • Narsus|
|Animals:||Azrael • Baharam • Kayvan • Shabrang • Sorush|
|Humans:||Andragoras III • Arslan • Bahman • Daryun • Esfan • Farangis • Garshasph • Hodir • Khayr • Kishward • Khurup • Kubard • Kushaeta • Husrab • Manuchurch • Narsus • Lucian • Osroes • Rukham • Shagad • Shapur • Tahamine • Tus • Zaravant • Vahriz|
|Animals:||Azrael • Shabrang • Sorush|
|Humans:||Arzhang • Barcacion • Baudouin • Bodin • Etoile • Guiscard • Hildigo • Innocentius VII • Kharlan • Montferrat • Pedelaus • Sam • Silvermask • Xandes|
|Humans:||Asanga • Aravali • Bahadur • Baripada • Daravada • Gadevi • Gauvin • Jaswant • Karikala II • Kunthavai • Mahendra • Natapul • Nawada • Palvani • Par • Pradarata • Prakeshin • Prajiya • Rajendra • Taara|
|Humans:||Ilterish • Jimsa • Tokhtamysh|
|Humans:||Alfreed • Heyrtash|