Tag Archives: Ninjas

Cover Art: Strider (Sega Genesis)

Originally released for arcades in 1989, Strider, also known as Strider Hiryu in Japan, become one of Capcom’s early hits. A year later it was ported to the Sega Genesis and became a hit there too. Although multiple systems received a port of Strider, the Sega Genesis port became the most beloved. It was a pretty damn good port too only entirely outdone years later when an arcade [ Read More... ]

Cover Art: Ninja Gaiden Trilogy (SNES)

Tecmo’s Ninja Gaiden may have started off as an arcade game but the NES version of Ninja Gaiden is really what made the series popular. They were released at about the same time with the NES version featuring simplified graphics yet faster gameplay. A few years later the series was remade and remastered for the SNES as part of Ninja Gaiden Trilogy.

Although the superiority of the Super Nintendo[ Read More... ]

Yaiba renamed to Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z with a new Trailer

New details have been announced regarding the new game by Keiji Inafune, the creator of Capcom’s Mega Man and Dead Rising. Yaiba is a combined effort between his studio, Comcept and Tecmo Koei. Yaiba, which previously had very little details available, has since been renamed Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z. It will now feature Ryu Hyabusa from Tecmo’s Ninja Gaiden series as the target of your … [ Read More... ]

Keiji Inafune’s New Zombie Game YAIBA Trailer and Screenshots

Keiji Inafune, the creator of Mega Man and producer of the Onimusha and Dead Rising series announced his new game, YAIBA. And guess what? It’s got zombies in it. Very little details are available about this upcoming zombie game as it is still in early development. We don’t even know what platforms it will be released on (Rumors online are hinting at it being a Wii U title … [ Read More... ]