The Legend of Kage

The Legend of Kage

2007

System
NES
Publisher
Taito
Developer
Taito

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 2/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Arcade
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 19th Feb 2007, 500 points (USA)
  • 19th Dec 2006, 500 points (JPN)

Wii U eShop

  • 4th Jun 2014, ¥500 (JPN)

3DS eShop

  • 22nd Jan 2014, ¥500 (JPN)
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 1

    NES

    Review The Legend of Kage

    This classic ninja-action game first appeared in arcades in 1985 and became instantly popular.

    After the recent release of the sublime Kid Icarus you might have expected the quality of NES Virtual Console games to rise, but unfortunately The Legend of Kage is an almost catastrophic true drop in standards. No need for rose tinted specs here, retro fans - this game was a stinker back in 1986 and is..

About The Game

This classic ninja-action game first appeared in arcades in 1985 and became instantly popular. As the Iga ninja named Kage, players embark on an action-packed quest as they move toward a magic castle where the Princess Kiri is held captive by Yohshirou Yukikusa.

To stay alive, players move vertically and horizontally through forest and castle environments and execute massive jumps, all the while using throwing-star knives and a sword to take down hordes of enemies.