Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master (Genesis)

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Description

Shinobi III involves a ninja named Joe "Shinobi" Musashi (you) going and kicking some bad guy butt, in this case his old enemy "Neo Zeed".

In normal Shinobi style, you are presented with side-scrolling playfields which you must slash and shuriken your way through, to meet the end boss of each round.

Screenshots

Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Genesis They can run pretty fast!
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Genesis Round change
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Genesis Classical Edo enemy
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Genesis A mecha ninja?

Alternate Titles

  • "ザ・スーパー忍Ⅱ" -- Japanese spelling
  • "The Super Shinobi 2" -- Japanese title
  • "Shinobi 3" -- Informal title

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User Reviews

What the Genesis was about... J. G. (7) unrated
Best. Shinobi. Game. Ever. MasterMegid (897) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars

Critic Reviews

Pixel-Heroes.de Sep, 2003 10 out of 10 100
HonestGamers 2007 10 out of 10 100
The Video Game Critic Sep 09, 2001 A 100
Defunct Games Jun 29, 2012 A+ 100
That Gaming Site Nov 09, 2009 9.8 out of 10 98
Shin Force Jul 08, 2004 9.2 out of 10 92
Video Games Sep, 1993 91 out of 100 91
Retrogaming History Apr 28, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Dec 10, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Mega Fun Aug, 1993 73 out of 100 73

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Trivia

Development

The original UK release went back to the drawing board for a few extra 'tweaks' and the result was the horse riding and the surf sub levels.
Tibes80 (1495) added Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master (Genesis) on Jan 03, 2003
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