• Publisher: Tecmo
  • Release Date: Jun 3, 2008
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Generally favorable reviews - based on 74 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 289 Ratings

Summary: (Also known as "Ninja Gaiden 2") In Ninja Gaiden II, gamers must guide Ryu Hayabusa on a mission to avenge his clan and prevent the destruction of the human race. Armed with an assortment of ninja weaponry, players must help Ryu skillfully maneuver through a world fraught with peril and danger. Ninja Gaiden II features an all-new gameplay engine, a new auto-health regeneration system, levels, adventures, enemies and thrilling combat with an extensive assortment of ninja weaponry, representing a true evolution of the highly popular franchise. Assuming the role of a ninja warrior, players experience an all-new combat system that requires skill and mastery of their full arsenal of weapons, including Obliteration Techniques that allow players to quickly and stylishly finish off an opponent. In addition to the variety of brutal new primary weapons and enhanced versions of previous favorites, Ninja Gaiden II features unique acrobatic combat and attacks used not only by Ryu Hayabusa but also by his formidable enemies. The new auto-healing system in Ninja Gaiden II, featuring semi-permanent damage restored at save points, is the natural evolution of the franchise's distinctive gameplay and introduces a new twist to managing health. With a newly implemented auto-healing functionality and save-point system, as well as an extensive story mode and multiple difficulty levels available from the start of the game, the gameplay of Ninja Gaiden II is both accessible to more casual players and challenging to even the most demanding gamers. [Team Ninja]
Rating: M
Official Site: http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/splash/n/ninjagaiden2/
Developer: Team Ninja, Tecmo
Genre(s): Fantasy
Number of Players:1 Player
ESRB Descriptors:Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Partial Nudity, Suggestive Themes
Cast Credit
Steve Blum Zedonius (Englsih Voice)
Tomonobu Itagaki Producer
Hideyuki Hori Voice: Ryu Hayabusa (JP)
Hideyuki Hori Voice: Ryu Hayabusa (JP)
Peter Reneday Dagra Dai (Englsih Voice)
Shuichi Sakurazaki Director
Ryuzaburo Otomo Voice: Genshin (JP)
Robin Atkin Downes Alexei (English Voice)
Paul Eiding Muramasa (Englsih Voice)
Josh Keaton Ryu Hayabusa (English Voice)
Neil Kaplan Genshin (English Voice)
Daran Norris Volf (English Voice)
Grey DeLisle Elizébet (English Voice)
Grey DeLisle Elizébet (English Voice)
Grey DeLisle Elizébet (English Voice)
Janice Kawaye Ayane (English Voice)
Keone Young Joe Hayabusa (English Voice)
Kari Wahlgren Sonia (English Voice)
Wakana Yamazaki Voice: Ayane (JP)
Norio Wakamoto Voice: Joe Hayabusa (JP)
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