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Mad emperor Garuda holds the city in his grasp. Only two brave warriors dare to stand against him.

Playing solo or co-op with a friend, you'll slice, bomb and shuriken your way through Garuda's army of vicious soldiers, agile ninja and monstrous robots. Use your skills to hang from moving platforms, leap over lethal pitfalls and dodge diabolical traps. Collect deadly power-ups to give yourself an edge – if you can hold on to them. It'll take all of your platforming prowess to navigate the game's 13 intense levels and bring justice to Garuda!

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3DS eShop Review

Europe PAL Version

Posted by Dave Frear

Gaming pleasure and pain, oh look it's ninjas again

There's a great moment early on in Shadow of the Ninja where an armoured trooper stands atop a ledge occasionally shooting at you. You can't simply wait for the firing to stop before attacking as the gun doubles as a shield against your slashing blade. As...

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Wii U eShop Review

Europe PAL Version

Posted by Dave Cook

Go ninja, go ninja GO!

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Virtual Console Review

USA USA Version

Posted by Mat Allen

Ninja master or a shadow of glory?

Ninjas suddenly gained popularity during the 1980s, what with their cool moves, cool clothes and unashamed ability to kick ass. It's murky as to why exactly this happened but the legacy left within the fields of media was huge, ranging from the American...

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User Comments (5)



KeeperBvK said:

I remember this from a Retrocore episode. Always thought it looked awesome, so I guess I consider myself excited...



Kurachi said:

i dont know the game, but has same sounds as TMNT (nes)
i never played it, so cant understand whats fun about it
its just not my kind of game, but its ok for a platformer, i guess



hankola said:

Awesome. This is a true classic. Tight controls, fun levels (the gear level is pretty fun!) The two person co-op made it feel like the best version of a ninja gaiden type adventure ever!



Pepe said:

Cool, it looks like ninja gaiden but with better music!!!

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