In this game, once again you are Shinobi, but this time you're out not to free hostages, but to gain your revenge.
All you have to do is go around killing people with "shurikins", or throwing knives.
You can also get power pack upgrades. Once you touch it, your knives turn into fire and you have a ninja sword.
You have to do 3 rounds per zone, kick the butt of a boss and hey presto! You're done on that zone.
- "ザ・スーパー忍" -- Japanese spelling
- "The Super Shinobi" -- Japanese title
Part of the Following Groups
The Press Says
||95 out of 100
|That Gaming Site
||Nov 02, 2009
||9.5 out of 10
||9 out of 10
||Jun 27, 2004
||9 out of 10
|The Games Machine (UK)
||88 out of 100
||Mar 20, 2009
||87 out of 100
||85 out of 100
||Aug 19, 2009
||8 out of 10
|The Video Game Critic
||Feb 17, 2006
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Development and characters
Early versions of The Revenge of Shinobi
had you fighting Batman
as a boss, but because SEGA
failed to get the licensing rights for the Caped Crusader, he was replaced by a winged demon in later versions of the game. In earlier versions the round 7's boss was no other than Godzilla
, but it was eventually replaced by a skinless dinosaur. One of the other bosses is very reminiscent of the Hulk
is also present as a boss. Both Batman and Spider-Man were deleted from from versions of the cartridge released as the "classic edition" and on the version found with the SEGA CD. Instead of Spider-Man and Batman you fight a character that turns into a were-bat.
- Power Play
- Issue 01/1991 - Best Genesis Game in 1990