Fans of the burgeoning market for classic video game soundtracks on vinyl can look forward to another premium release from the very excellent Brave Wave Productions. Their Generation Series began with Street Fighter II The Definitive Soundtrack, followed by Shovel Knight, and next up for the line is the original NES Ninja Gaiden trilogy. Read on for more.
Keiji Yamagishi is a video game composer with an impressive body of work, including Tecmo Bowl, Gitaroo Man, Ninja Gaiden, and more. According to a recent tweet, he's currently working on something related to the Ninja Gaiden series, with more news to be revealed in July. Hit the jump for more.
Fresh from losing his arm and getting his butt kicked, ruthless ninja Yaiba Kamikaze is out for revenge against Ninja Gaiden's taciturn hero Ryu Hayabusa in Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z! Does this darker, edgier spin-off antihero have what it takes to walk in the footsteps of one of the greatest heroes in all of action games? Check out our full review after the jump!
The east-meets-west team of developers behind Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z are back with another diary, this time digging into "The Style of Slaughter." See what went into the game's violent but often hilarious action after the jump.
The latest trailer for Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z has some crazy action, including showdowns with a butt-scooting mech and gigantic two-headed babies. Yep, it's even more ridiculous than ever, so see some of the weapons and techniques you'll be using to combat these over-the-top menaces in the battle trailer after the jump.
Following up on the first video, Keiji Inafune and the rest of the folks at Comcept, Spark Unlimited, and Team Ninja are back with another developer diary for Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z. Learn all about the main character Yaiba in the clip after the jump.
If you're not content with getting Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z in some average game-only package, Tecmo Koei recently shared info on the action game's special edition, which comes with a comic, DLC costumes, and the original soundtrack. Pic and more past the break.
See some of Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z's outfits, from schoolgirl duds to DLC that lets you dress up like Mega Man successor Mighty No. 9 in the clip after the jump.
Actress/voice actress/personality Shoko Nakagawa, AKA Shokotan, stars in Nuigurumaa Z, a tokusatsu film from director Noboru Iguchi that opened in Japan on January 25. The colorful costume is also getting a guest role in Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, and you can see it in action in the recently released trailer after the jump.
Keiji Inafune and the folks at Team Ninja, Comcept, and Spark Unlimited are offering a new look behind the scenes of Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z. See the first in a series of developer diaries after the jump.
Beck—star of Keiji Inafune's crowd-funded spiritual successor to Mega Man, Mighty No. 9—isn't just being featured in his own game. He's also making an appearance in Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, at least as a DLC costume. See that, the classic mode, and more after the jump.
Woof. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z looks pretty fun in action, but its protagonist has the lamest attitude. See it on full display in the new Miss Monday trailer after the jump.
Comic publisher Dark Horse is laying out plans for a diverse range of video game adaptations at this weekend's New York Comic Con. Going into early 2014, look for works based on Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, dark fantasy RPG Witcher and the unique massively multiplayer online game EVE Online. Details after the jump.