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Ninja Gaiden 3 Razor's Edge may take inspiration from DS game

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 23, 2011 5:15pm PDT

Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge for Wii U may take inspiration from one of the franchise's most overlooked games: Dragon's Sword for the DS.


Ninja Gaiden Designer Itagaki Settles Suit With Former Employer Tecmo

By Garnett Lee, Feb 26, 2010 12:40pm PST

Game designer Tomonobu Itagaki has settled the 2008 lawsuit filed against his former employer and publisher Tecmo. As previously reported, the...


"Are you saying this self-important fanwanking Nip is better than MJ? Haha, you tickle me good ..."

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Ninja Gaiden DS Goes Gold, Set for March 25 Release

By Aaron Linde, Mar 03, 2008 4:39pm PST

Tecmo announced today that its upcoming stylus-based ninja action title Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword (NDS) has entered manufacturing and will ship to...


"the demo was awesome. I played and beat the original, and this felt great."

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GDC 08: Ninja Gaiden 2 Demonstration

By Nick Breckon, Feb 20, 2008 4:21pm PST

Fresh from the Game Developers Conference is this Ninja Gaiden II demonstration from developer Team Ninja. As was announced earlier today, Ninja...


"The movie was pretty boring. Either the person playing sucked (he spammed one move and two ..."

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GDC 08: Ninja Gaiden 2 Release Confirmed for June 3; New Replay Feature Revealed

By Chris Faylor and Nick Breckon, Feb 20, 2008 11:30am PST

Ninja Gaiden II will arrive in North America on June 3, Team Ninja's Tomonobu Itagaki announced today while speaking during Microsoft's keynote at...


"Oh dear... I... what is this... was that... happiness? Is that what I'm feeling? Oh my... I ..."

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Ninja Gaiden Black, Pirates!, Black on XBLM Feb. 11

By Chris Faylor, Feb 05, 2008 8:08am PST

The original Xbox editions of Team Ninja's action-slasher Ninja Gaiden Black, Firaxis Games' swashbuckling simulator Sid Meier's Pirates!, and...


"Downloadable versions of original XBox games have the same glitches, if any, that the actual ..."

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Shack Exclusive Ninja Gaiden 2 Clip Is Bloody Good

By Chris Faylor, Jan 30, 2008 3:24pm PST

Following its debut in our Ninja Gaiden II interview, Shacknews is proud to present an exclusive bit of Ninja Gaiden II gameplay footage, which is...


"oh god, if only we could pay faylor back like this for all his literary atrocities."

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Itagaki Talks Ninja Gaiden 2 DLC, Difficulty Levels, Yoda and Darth Vader in SC4, Heavenly Sword

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2008 10:36am PST

Team Ninja's upcoming Ninja Gaiden II (X360) will sport some type of downloadable content, studio lead Tomonobu Itagaki told Shacknews in a...


"I normally don't care for what Itagaki says, but I back him calling out Bandai Namco for the ..."

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Ninja Gaiden II Interview, Exclusive Gameplay Movie

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2008 9:00am PST

I knew Ninja Gaiden II would be violent and bloody. I'd read Nick Breckon's impressions, which detailed limbs falling from the sky. I'd seen the...


"Im not lookingforward to this game at all.The first Ninja Gaiden was overrated in my opinion. I ..."

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Nintendo Issues Early 2008 Release List; Okami Wii, Ninja Gaiden DS and Many Others Dated

By Aaron Linde, Jan 16, 2008 2:53pm PST

Nintendo of America has announced its partial software lineup for the first half of 2008, which includes a handful of firm release dates for titles...


"Just saw it is released in US since Oct 2007 :-( This delay is far worse than for PC games *sigh*"

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Ninja Gaiden DS Previews

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 16, 2008 7:13am PST

1UP and GameSpot both have previews of Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword posted, checking out the DS version of Tecmo's action game.


Ryu Running Up That Hill In New Ninja Gaiden 2 Media

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 24, 2007 7:25am PST

Nothing says Merry Christmas like new Ninja Gaiden 2 media filled with blood and dismemberment. We have three screenshots and another gameplay...


"it's basically learning the patters of how the enemies attack and how to counter their attacks, ..."

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More Blood, Limbs In New Ninja Gaiden 2 Media

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 21, 2007 6:55am PST

Yet more media from Team Ninja's Xbox 360 exclusive Ninja Gaiden 2 is now available. We have a set of screenshots, as well as two more gameplay...


"there is a whole hell of a lot going on. in the only hour I spent playing the first at a friends ..."

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Ninja Gaiden DS Slated for March

By Chris Faylor, Dec 20, 2007 4:36pm PST

Team NINJA's Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword (NDS), the studio's portable take on the adventures of famed video game ninja Ryu Hayabusa, will slash its...


"I had it sent to me, but you can download it at various stations setup in places like Gamestop. "

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Ninja Gaiden 2 Screens Show Blood, Severed Limbs

By Chris Faylor, Dec 19, 2007 7:23am PST

Tecmo-owned developer Team NINJA has provided four more images of Ninja Gaiden II, the Xbox 360-exclusive sequel to one of the more frustratingly...


"they need an easy mode. I dont care what they call it. like "i am a noob and i suck" mode or ..."

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