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Shadow Knights (DOS)

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Description

As a ninja with a mission to "redeem Naipusan, the once peaceful land that was destroyed by the northern armies", you have to defeat the evil Shogun of Death.

Shadow Knights is a platform game where you try to complete several levels, such as a village, a cemetery or a castle, before confronting the final boss. On each level, you'll encounter a lot of enemies - initially dogs and ninjas with clubs and bows, but more types of enemies appear later.

To defeat them, you can slash at them with your sword. However, your ninja also has magic powers. He can spend this magical energy to toss magical projectiles at the enemies, or to restore his health. Depleted magical energy can be refilled by collecting golden spheres scattered throughout the levels.

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Shadow Knights DOS Froggman release  - loading..
Shadow Knights DOS Froggman release  - Level 1 Start
Shadow Knights DOS At the graveyard
Shadow Knights DOS Just sent an archer with smoke!!

Alternate Titles

  • "Shadow Knights: The Shogun of Death" -- Tag-lined title
  • "Budō: The Art of Ninja Combat!" -- Froggman release

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Merge with Shadow Knights? 3 vileyn0id_8088 (10409)
Jan 24, 2013

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Accatone (5187) added Shadow Knights (DOS) on Jul 14, 2000