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Historical references of the ninja vary in myth, thus its accuracy cannot be attained; one myth for example describes this art originating from Chinese warriors who fled their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
Shinobi II: The Silent Fury1992Game GearSEGA of America, Inc.3.62
Zool1992Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amiga CD32, Atari ST, BlackBerry, DOS, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, SEGA Master System, SNESGameTek, Inc.3.12
Ninja Commando1992Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD, WiiD4 Enterprise, Inc.4.15
Sword of Honour1992Amiga, Commodore 64, DOSElectric Boys Entertainment Software...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist1992GenesisKonami, Inc.3.84
Ninja Gaiden Shadow1991Game BoyTecmo, Inc.3.56
Ninja Gaiden1991Game GearSEGA Enterprises Ltd.3.59
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: Back from the Sewers1991Game BoyKonami, Inc.3.75
Shinobi1991Game Gear, Nintendo 3DSSEGA of America, Inc.3.97
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom1991Arcade, Lynx, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Wii, Wii UAtari Corporation3.58
Inindo: Way of the Ninja1991DOS, FM Towns, MSX, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X68000, SNESKOEI Co., Ltd.3.83
Ninja Rabbits1991Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOSMicrovalue2.67
International Ninja Rabbits1991Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, ZX SpectrumMicrovalue1.12
Ninja Burai Densetsu1991GenesisSEGA Enterprises Ltd....
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time1991Arcade, SNESKonami, Inc.3.99
Super Ninja Boy1991SNES, Wii UCulture Brain USA, Inc.3.72
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project1991NESKonami of America, Inc.4.19
Last Ninja 31991Amiga, Amiga CD32, Atari ST, Commodore 64, WiiCommodore Gaming3.75
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Manhattan Missions1991DOSKonami, Inc....
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan1990Game BoyUltra Software Corporation3.48
Ninja Crusaders1990NESAmerican Sammy Corporation3.12
Ninja Remix1990Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumSystem 3 Software Ltd.2.81
Ninja Combat1990Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD, WiiD4 Enterprise, Inc....
The Cyber Shinobi1990SEGA Master SystemSEGA Enterprises Ltd.2.55
Dark Seal1990Arcade, ZeeboData East Corporation...
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Selected Covers

Ninja Gaiden Game Gear Front Cover
Front cover for Ninja Gaiden
Sword of Honour Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Sword of Honour
Last Ninja 3 Amiga CD32 Front Cover
Front cover for Last Ninja 3

Selected Screenshots

Title Screen.
Screenshot from Ninja Gaiden
Presentation screen
Screenshot from Sword of Honour
Title screen - the word Last isn't used
Screenshot from Last Ninja 3
Title screen
Screenshot from Ninja Burai Densetsu
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