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Shadow Warriors (World, set 1)


Shadow Warriors (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 -


This game is known in US as "Ninja Gaiden" and in Japan as "Ninja Ryukenden".


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. Shadow Warriors (1988)

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

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

4. Ninja Gaiden (2004, Microsoft Xbox)


- PORTS -


* Computers :

Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1990)

Commodore C64 (1990)

Amstrad CPC (1990)

Commodore Amiga (1990)

Atari ST (1990)

Commodore C64 (1991, "2 Hot 2 Handle")

Commodore Amiga (1991, "2 Hot 2 Handle")