Genji: Dawn of the Samurai PlayStation 2

  • Publisher: SCEA
  • Release Date: Sep 20, 2005
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Mixed or average reviews - based on 49 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 18 Ratings

Summary: Genji: Dawn of the Samurai is an intense 3D action-adventure game. Inspired by the 11th century Japanese literary masterpiece, "Tale of Genji," Genji: Dawn of the Samurai provides a dramatic samurai plot fused with fantastical Japanese mythology. This historic samurai tale is set against the beautiful and elegant environments of feudal Japan, and delivers a story of two noble warriors engaged in a crusade against mythical forces controlling Japan. In addition, Genji: Dawn of the Samurai features authentic swordplay choreographed by Japan's leading swordsman, and production directed by acclaimed industry veterans. [SCEA]
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Rating: M
Developer: Game Republic
Genre(s): Action Adventure
Number of Players:1 Player
ESRB Descriptors:Blood and Gore, Violence
Cast Credit
Yoshiki Okamoto Executive Director
Kaori Ooshima Sound Director
Yoshinori Takenaka Project Supervisor
Tsubasa Ito Sound Design
Shinpei Yamaguchi Sound Producer
Tim Lindquist Designers
Tim Lindquist Publisher
Tim Lindquist Publisher
Greg Off Authors
Alicia Ashby Authors
Elizabeth Ellis Translator
Mike Vallas Designers
Bruce Stockert Layout Artists
Thomas Wilde Editor
Takashi Shono Director
Kenji Kataoka Project Supervisor
Toshiya Shibano Scenario
Shudou Suzuki Program Advisor
Tsunayoshi Kita Character Director
Kyoko Saitou Character Design
Nao Kanie Motion Director
Noburou Masuda Sound Design
Kirin Masuno Sound Design
Shizuo Kurahashi Movie Sound Effects
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Awards & Rankings

#14 Most Shared PS2 Game of 2005