Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword (Nintendo DS)

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Ryu Hyabusa returns once again. Set six months after Ninja Gaiden Black, Hyabusa must rescue a fellow female ninja named Momiji from the clutches of the evil Black Spider Ninja Clan and their leader, Obada. Along the way, Ryu must learn the secrets of the Dark Dragonstones and their relation to the Eye of the Dragon, which Obada hopes to posses in order to unleash an ancient evil named Ishtaros.

The gameplay consists of holding the DS like a book, using the stylus pen, tapping on the screen to move and using the pen to slash across enemies to attack and drawing symbols to use magic called Ninpo against them. The buttons on the DS are used for defensive stands.


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Maxim Magazine Mar 25, 2008 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Nintendo Difference Jun 27, 2008 17 out of 20 85
Daily Game Apr 13, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Captain Jun 01, 2008 82 out of 100 82
DarkZero Jul 12, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Games Radar Mar 12, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Power Unlimited Jun 12, 2008 80 out of 100 80
Games TM Jun, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Game Informer Magazine May, 2008 7.75 out of 10 78
Game Shark Apr 14, 2008 B- 67


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