Bad Port or Bad Hardware? We're Already Hearing Complaints About Wii U…

As Nintendo's first high definition console, Wii U will join the neverending, nothing-really-proven debate between the PS3 and the Xbox 360 over which console's visuals for whatever multiplatform game are superior. Some people are convinced it's a bad port, others are convinced it proves inferior hardware. » 11/17/12 2:00pm 11/17/12 2:00pm

Tecmo Koei’s E3 Plans Are Pretty Much a Dead or Alive 5 One-Ring Circus

You might be wondering what Tecmo Koei's got up its corporate sleeves after Ninja Gaiden 3 chopped its way release earlier this year. Well, it's a good thing that E3's right around the corner so that we can find out. The folks who put out lots and lots of Dynasty Warriors games have put the word out on what they'll be … » 5/30/12 1:30pm 5/30/12 1:30pm

Backhanded Box Quotes: 'This is the Cars 2 of Team Ninja'

Welcome to "Backhanded Box Quotes," a collection of super pissed-off user reviews from people just like you! Whoa, whoa, don't take that personal. » 3/23/12 8:31pm 3/23/12 8:31pm This week, Backhanded Box quotes encounters several conflicting opinions among our panel of critics. Some critics even disagree with themselves. Critic: (Metacritic). …

How to Gut People: A Hands-on Preview of Ninja Gaiden 3

I sat down with my katana and PS3 controller recently to play Ninja Gaiden 3. In addition to pausing the game every so often to act out my favorite moves, I put together this video showcasing what Ninja Gaiden 3 has to offer. You'll see blood being flung off of a sword, an unsettling cutscene, and evidence of Ryu… » 2/06/12 3:30pm 2/06/12 3:30pm

Here’s What You Get For Pre-Ordering Ninja Gaiden 3

Details about Ninja Gaiden 3's Collector's Edition came through a whole back but Tecmo's finally seen fit to show everyone what it looks like. As mentioned before, you'll get a two-figure Duel of the Masked set and a downloadable demo from Dead or Alive 5, the upcoming entry in Tecmo's fighting game series. There's a… » 1/12/12 3:30pm 1/12/12 3:30pm

Get Ready to Turn Invisible and Disembowel Fools in Ninja Gaiden 3’s…

Ultra-violent. Fetishtically obsessed with gore. Single-player. These are the words that we've associated with Team Ninja's modern Ninja Gaiden games. But, the upcoming three-quel will change all of that. This trailer gives a long, bloody look at the competitive multiplayer component for Ryu Hayabusa's latest outing.… » 1/12/12 11:15am 1/12/12 11:15am

Ninja Gaiden 3 Cuts Its Way to Retail on March 2012, Pre-Order and…

Ever since Team Ninja's been in charge of the modern-day Ninja Gaiden franchise, no character kills bad guys quite the way that Ryu Hayabusa does. Tecmo's been teasing out the specifics of his next outing for a bit and finally passed along word of when we'll be able to play as the viciously gifted shadow warrior. » 12/15/11 1:00pm 12/15/11 1:00pm

After Ninja Gaiden 3's 'Consequences,' Ryu Will Never Be The Same

Look, if you don't want to be on the receiving end of Ryu Hayabusa's Dragon Sword, don't join an anti-ninja mercenary force, "mate." That said, it looks like even the star of Ninja Gaiden 3 is dealing with the psychological impact of spilling so much blood from katana-fodder of past Ninja Gaiden games. » 9/14/11 3:40pm 9/14/11 3:40pm

Ninja Gaiden 3 Wonders 'What Does It Feel Like To Kill A Man?'

I've never killed a man. Team Ninja leader Yosuke Hayashi says he's never killed anyone either. Despite that inexperience, he is confident that his next game, Ninja Gaiden 3, accurately explores what it means to stick a Japanese sword into another man's body and extinguish his life force. » 6/14/11 8:00pm 6/14/11 8:00pm