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    Saturday December 26, 2016
  • Classic NES "Ninja Gaiden" Jams Come to Vinyl Courtesy of Brave Wave

    Two volumes are in the works for CD, vinyl, and digital releases

    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.

  • Tuesday July 28, 2016
  • "Ninja Gaiden" Composer Working on New Project Related to the Series

    More news to be revealed on related project this July

    Keiji Yamagishi is a video game composer with an impressive body of work, including Tecmo BowlGitaroo ManNinja 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.

  • Thursday March 20, 2014
  • FEATURE: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Review

    Yaiba Kamikaze is no Ryu Hayabusa--this is both a good and bad thing

    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!

  • Wednesday March 12, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Developer Diary #4 Gets Grotesque

    Action game heads to PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC this month

    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.

  • Wednesday March 26, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Developer Diary Brings Out the Dead

    Action game heads to PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC next month

    We've seen the first and second developer diaries for Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, and now it's time for part three. This one focuses on the zombies of Yaiba and the sense of humor they incorporated in their creation. See what they have to say after the jump.

  • Friday March 21, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" is Still Ridiculous in New Battle Trailer

    Ninja action heads to PS3, Xbox 360, and PC on February 28/March 4

    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. 

  • Tuesday March 11, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Developer Diary Creates a Ninja Badass

    Keiji Inafune and co. talk about PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC action game's lead

    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. 

  • Saturday March 1, 2014
  • "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Special Edition Comes with Comic and More

    Zombie-slashing action game hits PS3, Xbox 360, and PC in March

    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.

  • Wednesday January 29, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Plays Dress-Up Some More

    Zombie-slashing action game heads to the west in March

    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. 

  • Monday January 27, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Tries on "Nuigurumaa Z" Crossover Costume

    Noboru Iguchi's Shokotan-starring tokusatsu movie crosses over with action game

    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. 

  • Tuesday January 21, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Slices into Its First Developer Diary

    PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC action game arrives in February/March

    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.

  • Friday December 13, 2013
  • "Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z" Crosses Over with "Mighty No. 9" and Adds Classic Side-Scrolling Mode

    Action game hits PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC in the west early next year

    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.