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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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Gemakei (formerly Zentendo) May 18, 2008 9 out of 10 90
ripten Mar 27, 2008 9 out of 10 90
GamingExcellence Apr 22, 2008 8.6 out of 10 86
Game Captain Jun 01, 2008 82 out of 100 82
Sliced Gaming (GameBiz) Apr 15, 2008 8 out of 10 80
HonestGamers Apr 14, 2008 8 out of 10 80
NintendoWorldReport Apr 28, 2008 8 out of 10 80
GameSpy Mar 12, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited Jun 12, 2008 80 out of 100 80
The Video Game Critic Jun 26, 2011 C- 42


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