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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Historical references of the ninja vary in myth, thus its accuracy cannot be attained; one myth for example describes this art originating from Chinese warriors who fled their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 Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Naruto: Ninja Council 22004Game Boy AdvanceD3Publisher of America, Inc....
Naruto Gekitô Ninja Taisen! 32004GameCubeTomy4.03
Ninja Gaiden2004XboxTecmo, Inc.3.80
Tenchu: Fatal Shadows2004PlayStation 2, PSPSEGA of America, Inc.3.75
Cy Girls2004PlayStation 2Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc....
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Battle Nexus2004GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, XboxKonami Digital Entertainment, Inc.4.12
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2003GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, XboxKonami Digital Entertainment, Inc.3.94
Nightshade2003PlayStation 2SEGA of America, Inc.3.94
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2003Game Boy AdvanceKonami of America, Inc.4.22
Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja2003PlayStation 2Namco Bandai Games America Inc....
Naruto: Ninja Council2003Game Boy AdvanceTomy...
Naruto Konoha Senki2003Game Boy AdvanceTomy...
Tenchu: Wrath of Heaven2003PlayStation 2Activision Publishing, Inc.3.91
Platformerius: The Ninja Incident2003Windows...
Ninja Five-O2003Game Boy AdvanceKonami of America, Inc.3.38
I-Ninja2003GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, XboxNamco Hometek Inc.3.28
Naruto: Clash of Ninja 22003GameCubeTomy3.40
3 Foot Ninja2003BrowserMiniclip Limited...
Shinobi2002PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3SEGA of America, Inc.3.82
The Revenge of Shinobi2002Game Boy AdvanceSEGA Corporation...
Yuki's Vacation2002WindowsTotally Screwed Software...
Dragon Ninja Saga2001WindowsPlanet Zio Entertainment...
Return of The Ninja2001Game Boy ColorNatsume, Inc....
LightWeight Ninja2001WindowsBlack Tooth Inc....
Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins2000PlayStationActivision Publishing, Inc.3.75
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Selected Covers

I-Ninja PlayStation 2 Front Cover
Front cover for I-Ninja
Tenchu: Fatal Shadows PlayStation 2 Front Cover
Front cover for Tenchu: Fatal Shadows
Ninja Gaiden Xbox Front Cover
Front cover for Ninja Gaiden

Selected Screenshots

Title screen
Screenshot from I-Ninja
Title Screen
Screenshot from Shinobi
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