Theme: Ninjas

Group Description

Games involving ninjas in a major role or with plots involving ninjas.

A ninja (忍者, literally one who bears) is a general term for an agent, used by feudal warlords during the Japanese Sengoku period, who practices in unorthodox covert activities (assassination, espionage, sabotage, etc.) considered to be dishonorable to the ruling samurai class, or a person who practices the art of ninjutsu (忍術), which includes disciplines such as weapon mastery, evasion, disguise, etc. In Japan, the term shinobi, written with the same Chinese characters and having the same meaning, is more commonly used (sometimes also used to refer to a male ninja). A kunoichi is identified to be a female ninja, often using techniques of a geisha.

Historical references of the ninja vary in myth, thus its accuracy cannot be attained; one myth for example describes this art originating from Chinese warriors who fled their homeland for being persecuted for their philosophical beliefs. These warriors settled in Japan, specifically the mountains of Iga and taught their combat skills to the locals.

In popular culture, as well as its adaption in most video games, the public awareness of the ninja were greatly influenced by the 1980-90s Hollywood movie industry.

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Game TitleYearPlatformsorted in ascending orderPublisherUser Score
Wanton Destruction2005DOS3D Realms Entertainment, Inc.4.00
Payday 2: Gage Ninja Pack2015PlayStation 4, Windows505 Games (U.S.), Inc....
Action 521991NESActive Enterprises Ltd.0.69
Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins2000PlayStationActivision Publishing, Inc.3.75
Tenchu: Wrath of Heaven2003PlayStation 2Activision Publishing, Inc.3.91
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows2012PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Activision Publishing, Inc.3.60
Skylanders Giants: Ninjini2012Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360Activision Publishing, Inc....
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan2016PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox OneActivision Publishing, Inc....
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins1998PlayStationActivision, Inc.3.86
The Ninja Game2011BrowserAddicting Games...
Ninja Commando1992Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD, WiiD4 Enterprise, Inc.4.15
Ninja Master's1996Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD, WiiD4 Enterprise, Inc....
Super House of Dead Ninjas2012Browser, WindowsAdult Swim...
BMX Ninja1988Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAlternative Software Ltd....
Ballistic Overkill: Shadow - Ninja2017Linux, Macintosh, WindowsAquiris Game Studio S.A....
Ninja2009BrowserArmor Games Inc....
Kasumi Ninja1994JaguarAtari Corporation2.57
Ninja Golf1990Atari 7800Atari Corporation3.50
N+2008Nintendo DS, PSPAtari, Inc.3.85
Shadow Warrior1997DOS, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsGT Interactive Software Corp.4.07
Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns2008Nintendo DSAtlus U.S.A., Inc....
Izuna: Legend of the Unemployed Ninja2007Nintendo DSAtlus U.S.A., Inc.3.13
NinJump2010Android, iPad, iPhoneBackflip Studios, Inc....
NinJump Deluxe2010Android, iPad, iPhone, MacintoshBackflip Studios, Inc....
Ninja Kid1986NESBandai America, Inc.2.39
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Selected Covers

BMX Ninja ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for BMX Ninja
N+ PSP Front Cover
Front cover for N+
Action 52 NES Front Cover
Front cover for Action 52

Selected Screenshots

Loading screen
Screenshot from BMX Ninja
The stylish splash screen
Screenshot from N+
The main title screen
Screenshot from Action 52
Loading screen with the set of keyboard commands.
Screenshot from Ninja
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