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Ninja Spirit (TurboGrafx-16)

80
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.1
MobyScore
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Description

A ninja-based action game that has the player leading Moonlight through numerous enemy-riddled levels on a quest to exact revenge against his father's murderer. To accomplish this task Moonlight is armed with a katana, shurikens, bombs, and a sickle and chain weapon. Each weapon offers its own advantages and must be used at certain times to overcome specific obstacles or opponents.

The game's coin-op origins are evident in the fact that that the home versions do not have passwords or saves. To compensate for this, however, adjustable difficulty settings were added.

Screenshots

Ninja Spirit TurboGrafx-16 Lots of ninjas attack
Ninja Spirit TurboGrafx-16 Level 2
Ninja Spirit TurboGrafx-16 The first level
Ninja Spirit TurboGrafx-16 The second boss

Alternate Titles

  • "最後の忍道" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Saigo no Nindō" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Excellent Action, Style and Control gone MAD! Vecster (24) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars

The Press Says

Defunct Games Dec 17, 2006 92 out of 100 92
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Oct 31, 2004 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine Apr, 2002 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN May 14, 2007 8 out of 10 80
The Video Game Critic Feb 16, 2002 B 75
Power Play Oct, 1990 75 out of 100 75
HonestGamers Dec 29, 2003 7 out of 10 70

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zombie rot (77) added Ninja Spirit (TurboGrafx-16) on Aug 04, 2005
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