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Ninja Gaiden (US)


Ninja Gaiden (c) 1988 Tecmo.


Ryu, the Dragon Ninja, travels the world to defeat evil wherever he finds it.


- TECHNICAL -


Game ID : 6215


Main CPU : 68000 (@ 9.216 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)

Sound Chips : (2x) YM2203 (@ 4 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 7.575 Khz)


Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 256 x 224 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 4096


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 3


- TRIVIA -


The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Ninja Side Story'.


This game is known in Japan as "Ninja Ryukenden" and outside US as "Shadow Warriors".


Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Ninja Ryukenden : G.S.M. Tecmo 1) on 01/02/1989.


- SERIES -


1. Ninja Gaiden (1988)

2. Ninja Gaiden (1989, Nintendo Famicom)

3. Ninja Gaiden Episode II - The Dark Sword of Chaos (1990, Nintendo Famicom)

4. Ninja Gaiden Episode III - The Ancient Ship of Doom (1991, Nintendo Famicom)

5. Ninja Gaiden (2004, Microsoft Xbox)

6. Ninja Gaiden Black (2005, Microsoft XBox)


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

Sega Master System (1988)

Atari Lynx (1990)

Microsoft XBOX (2005, "Ninja Gaiden Black")


* Others :

Tiger Handheld LCD Game (1988)