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Shinobi

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PlayStation 2
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Description

Gamers waited many years for another installment of the Shinobi series. Now they finally get what they have wanted.

Shinobi takes place in Tokyo, where a mysterious evil force has taken over, and it is up to you to stop it. You play Hotsuma, who is the leader of a clan called the Obura Clan. Hotsuma is the only survivor of his clan, though, and all of his dead clansmen are now fighting against him.

The game has eight levels, each of them broken into two sections, and with bosses along the way. The control scheme allows you to dash, attack, jump and throw shurikons. A lock-on feature is also provided.

The main objectives of the levels is to kill. No item fetching or switch pushing is required. Shinobi also contains combo features, where lots of enemies can be killed in one encounter.

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Shinobi PlayStation 2 End of level report card
Shinobi PlayStation 2 Quick strikes equals success
Shinobi PlayStation 2 Title Screen
Shinobi PlayStation 2 From wilderness, to futuristic Tokyo

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The Press Says

GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Nov 11, 2002 4.5 out of 5 90
UOL Jogos PlayStation 2 Dec 06, 2002 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Retrogaming History PlayStation 2 Oct 09, 2008 8 out of 10 80
IGN PlayStation 2 Nov 12, 2002 7.8 out of 10 78
SegaFan.com PlayStation 2 Mar 11, 2005 7.7 out of 10 77
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Nov 07, 2002 7.6 out of 10 76
GameSpy PlayStation 2 Nov 08, 2002 74 out of 100 74
4Players.de PlayStation 2 Jun 06, 2003 59 out of 100 59
The Video Game Critic PlayStation 2 Jan 07, 2003 C- 42
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation 2 May 13, 2003 3 out of 10 30

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