Ninja Gaiden Series News


Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus added to Vita launch line-up

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2012 5:45pm PST

Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus for the PlayStation Vita has been moved from the nebulous "launch window" to February 22, alongside the system itself.


Chrono Trigger writer brought in for Ninja Gaiden 3

By Steve Watts, Dec 23, 2011 9:15am PST

Ninja Gaiden 3 game director Yosuke Hayashi talks about bringing back the writer for the original NES game, who also worked on Chrono Trigger.


"Time Travel and Alternate Timelines when ever one adds those into the equations things are ..."

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Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition, pre-order bonuses include DOA5 demo

By Steve Watts, Dec 15, 2011 10:30am PST

Tecmo Koei has announced a release date for Ninja Gaiden 3, along with pre-order and Collector's Edition details.


"I was planning on pre-ordering this game, AND getting the CE. Since it is GameStop exclusive, ..."

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Ninja Gaiden 3 attacks retail in March 2012

By Xav de Matos, Dec 07, 2011 3:30pm PST

Ninja Gaiden 3's release date has inched closer to being solidified today, with Team Ninja announcing its 2012 launch month at a San Francisco event.


"I could tell this was from an ex-Joystiq editor just from the title."

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Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus for Vita also adds 'Hero Mode'

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 30, 2011 4:15pm PST

How many times can you remake a game? Team Ninja can seemingly do it forever. Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus for PlayStation Vita adds upon the "director's cut" version made for Sigma with even more new content.


Ninja Gaiden 3's 'Hero Mode' enables auto-blocking

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 20, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Team Ninja discusses Ninja Gaiden 3's new "Hero Mode," a setting meant to help newer players get through the story.


"Yeah it certainly doesn't affect the quality of the game itself."

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Ninja Gaiden 3's 'consequences' teased

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 14, 2011 8:00am PDT

A new trailer from Tokyo Game Show shows the dramatic new direction Team Ninja is taking the Ninja Gaiden franchise for its third outing--the first without the involvement of series creator Tomonobu Itagaki.


"Yup, for what a psycho he is, the NG games have sucked without him."

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Ninja Gaiden 3 adds PlayStation Move support for 'casual' appeal

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 19, 2011 2:45pm PDT

Team Ninja is adding PlayStation Move support to its upcoming Ninja Gaiden 3 in an effort to make the game "more accessible" to casual gamers.


"What packaged casual game does numbers like Black Ops? There is certainly a large and ..."

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