Advertising Blurbs

www.nintendo.com - Wii U (US):

    Destroy the Dark Sword of Chaos to save the world from eternal night!

    The Emperor of Darkness, Ashtar, is on the move following his servant's failure. It's up to Ryu Hayabusa to save the day again! Pick up items that will provide increased abilities, like splitting Ryu into three. Destroy enemies with the Invincible Fire Wheel and other powerful ninjutsu techniques.

    Contributed by Harmony‚ô• (11430) on Jul 27, 2016.

www.nintendo.com - Nintendo 3DS (US):

    Master Ryu Hayabusa's ninja skills as he restores balance and order to the world.

    Upon hearing of Jaquio's death, a new villain Ashtar rises in the pursuit to take over the world. Guide Ryu Hayabusa in his rescue mission for Irene Lew, friend and former CIA agent. Destroy the Sword of Chaos, a weapon of great power forged from the bone of a demon. Use techniques such as the Fire Wheel or the Windmill Throwing Star and attack while holding on to walls and ladders. Utilize the most innovative technique of all--the ability to create Shadow Clones, orange shadow versions of Ryu that will constantly follow him and repeat his actions. Defeat evil henchmen, creatures, and bosses as you progress through multiple stages on your way to destroying Ashtar, the Realm of Chaos and others that may lurk in the dark...

    This game is only playable in 2D.

    Contributed by Harmony‚ô• (11430) on Jul 19, 2016.

www.nintendo.com - Wii:
    In Ninja Gaiden II, a new villain, Ashtar, is revealed. Take on the role of Ryu Hayabusa and rescue Irene Lew, a former CIA agent, from Ashtar. Destroy the Sword of Chaos, a weapon of great power forged from the bone of a demon. Use techniques such as the Fire Wheel or the Windmill Throwing Star and attack while holding on to walls and ladders. Utilize the most innovative technique of all--the ability to create Shadow Clones, orange shadow versions of Ryu that will constantly follow him, repeating previous actions (moving or attacking) in a delayed cycle. Once again defeat henchmen, creatures, and bosses with new fighting techniques and even more weapons as you progress through multiple stages on your way to destroying Ashtar, Jaquio, and the Realm of Chaos.

    Contributed by Evil Ryu (61185) on Oct 17, 2007.

Back of Box - NES:
  • Dynamic Action Scenes!!
    Split your body into three, destroy all enemies with the Invincible Fire Wheel and other new Ninja fighting techniques. Ninja Gaiden II gives you the feel of real NINJUTSU.

  • Exciting Cinema Display Format!!
    Ninja Gaiden II uses the same Cinema Display format as the original. The fiendish plot unfolds in a movie-like sequence. Action, drama, revenge. Just wait till you get to the end!

    Contributed by Corn Popper (69370) on Jun 05, 2004.

Unknown Source:
    The Ninja Ryu is back to avenge the death of his father, and stop the Evil Ashtar.

    A year has passed since Ryu last faced his arch enemy, and still the activity down at the bottom of the realm of darkness continues. Ashtar, the evil lord who secretly controls Jaquio, is again on the move, and it is up to Ryu, the "Ninja Dragon" to put a stop to it. Use all the secrets of real Ninjitsu, along with the exiting audio and special effecs and be drawn into the fantasy world of...NINJA GAIDEN II The Dark Sword of Chaos

    Contributed by Zovni (9314) on Sep 30, 2000.