Can't remember the name of a game you're looking for? Try our Find a Game forum!

Soul of the Samurai (PlayStation)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


Soul of the Samurai is an action-adventure game set in feudal Japan in which players control a samurai who must battle an evil shogun and his minions.

Gameplay is similar to that of Silent Hill or the Resident Evil series, though restricted to close-combat weapons such as swords over pistols and firearms.


Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Time your parry right, and you get a more dramatic counterattack.
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation A meeting with Kotaro's old friend, Yukinosuke.
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Plenty of blood flying with every successful blow and kill.
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Title screen

Alternate Titles

  • "Ronin Blade" -- European Title

User Reviews

Overlooked and Overshadowed D P (124) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

The Press Says

GamePro (US) Nov 24, 2000 5 out of 5 100
Power Unlimited Nov, 1999 8 out of 10 80
IGN Sep 08, 1999 7.9 out of 10 79 Dec 14, 1999 14 out of 20 70 Jan 15, 2009 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot Sep 16, 1999 5.4 out of 10 54 Oct 03, 2008 5 out of 10 50
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Oct 11, 2005 4.5 out of 10 45


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Related Web Sites

Evilhead (1051) added Soul of the Samurai (PlayStation) on Dec 17, 2004