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Historical references of the ninja vary in myth, thus its accuracy cannot be attained; one myth for example describes this art originating from Chinese warriors who fled their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
Ninja Bros.2009Xbox 360Dot Zo Games...
Ninja Blade2009Windows, Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.34
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled2009PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Ubisoft Entertainment SA2.10
Mini Ninjas2009Browser, Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Wii, Windows, Xbox 360Feral Interactive Ltd.3.73
Cutout Heroes: Making of a Ninja2009iPhone...
Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns2008Nintendo DSAtlus U.S.A., Inc....
Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword2008Nintendo DSTecmo, Inc.3.52
Ninja Reflex2008Nintendo DS, Wii, WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc.2.62
Naruto: The Broken Bond2008Xbox 360Ubisoft, Inc.4.50
Ninja Gaiden II2008Xbox 360Tecmo, Inc.3.19
Ninjatown2008Nintendo DSSouthPeak Interactive Corporation4.10
The Legend of Kage 22008Nintendo DSSquare Enix, Inc.3.33
Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 2 - The Phantom Fortress2008PSPNamco Bandai Games Europe SAS5.00
Tenchu: Shadow Assassins2008PSP, WiiUbisoft, Inc....
Shotgun Ninja2008WindowsCactus Software3.20
Final Ninja2008BrowserMiniclip Limited2.00
Bowja the Ninja 2: In Bigman's Compound2008Browser3.25
TMNT2007GameCube, PlayStation 2, Wii, Windows, Xbox 360Ubisoft Entertainment SA3.80
TMNT2007Game Boy AdvanceUbisoft, Inc.3.94
Ninja Gaiden Sigma (Collector's Edition)2007PlayStation 3Tecmo, Inc.3.00
Ninja Gaiden Sigma2007PlayStation 3, PS VitaTecmo Koei America Corp.3.63
Zombie Smashers X3: Ninjastarmageddon!2007WindowsSka Studios, LLC4.17
Izuna: Legend of the Unemployed Ninja2007Nintendo DSAtlus U.S.A., Inc.3.13
Naruto: Rise of a Ninja2007Xbox 360Ubisoft, Inc.3.19
Ninja Flu2006WindowsCactus Games2.33
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Selected Covers

Ninjatown Nintendo DS Front Cover
Front cover for Ninjatown
Ninja Gaiden II Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for Ninja Gaiden II
TMNT Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for TMNT
Ninja Reflex Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Ninja Reflex

Selected Screenshots

Name your ninja.
Screenshot from Shotgun Ninja
Brother Co-Op
Screenshot from TMNT
Title screen
Screenshot from Ninja Reflex
The prelude tells the tale from the first infection in Mexico.
Screenshot from Ninja Blade