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Ninja Gaiden 3: news and videos


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Ninja Gaiden 3 DLC Pack 1 now available

Ninja Gaiden 3 has received its first downloadable content package, available as a bundle or as a selection of paid and free downloads. They include weaponry missing from the main game, and items for the multiplayer mode.  Metal Claws ...

 
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Review: Ninja Gaiden 3

Ninja Gaiden has always been about brutal difficulty, skillful combat, a ton of limbs flying in all directions, and a variety of increasingly ridiculous monsters to battle. With Team Ninja under new leadership, its flagship series has under...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 online passes not working (Update)

[Update: I've been informed that the passes will go live for the PS3 version between 2pm and 5pm PT. Tecmo Koei is currently trying to hear back from Microsoft about the Xbox 360 version. Apparently they were supposed to be ready for valida...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 to receive free DLC packs

Tecmo Koei is planning a range of downloadable content for Ninja Gaiden 3. That's hardly news for any sufficiently large game these days, but here's something to sweeten the deal -- the DLC's going to be free.  The content will be focu...

 
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Murder is a burden in Ninja Gaiden 3's launch trailer

Oh hey, Ninja Gaiden 3 is releasing soon. Why not look at this guilt-ridden trailer to celebrate?  The launch trailer sets the tone for Team Ninja's slash 'em up sequel, and let's just say it's not the feelgood game of the year. Ryu's...

 
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GAME not stocking Ninja Gaiden 3, WO3, Raccoon City

As if you needed telling by now, it has been revealed that GAME will be unable to stock Ninja Gaiden 3, Warriors Orochi 3 or Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, all scheduled for launch this month.  Koei itself announced that its ga...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 will have a dual voice option

Siliconera is reporting that Ninja Gaiden 3 will have an option for dual audio -- that's for both English and Japanese vocal tracks. As I've stated before, I'm a big fan of dual vocal options. Generally in games like this, I'll switch the a...

 
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Preview: Ninja Gaiden 3 is bloody fun

I was in Tokyo last year for the unveiling of Ninja Gaiden 3 to a select group of press. It certainly looked great, but some in attendance were worried about Team Ninja's changes to the tried-and-true formula. The latest in the series was t...

 
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New screens, multiplayer video, and CE for Ninja Gaiden 3

Those who have been anticipating Ninja Gaiden 3 and just can't wait for the game might want to sit down for this. Not because I'm about to deliver bad news, but rather, Team Ninja has seen fit to release so much information on their u...

 
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Stabby ninja blood-blood: Ninja Gaiden 3 screenshots

Here are a few new screenshots for Ninja Gaiden 3, showing off a little more of the multiplayer mode, as well as some single-player stuff. Despite the game retracting its gore compared to past chapters, there's still plenty of claret gettin...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 launches March 20 with collector's edition

Tecmo Koei has announced a launch date for Ninja Gaiden 3, along with a collector's edition and pre-order bonuses. The controversial post-Itagaki action title will arrive in stores on March 20 for PS3 and Xbox 360.  The collector's edi...

 
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Hands-on: Ninja Gaiden 3's single and multiplayer modes

As a long time fan of the Ninja Gaiden series, I was a bit skeptical when I learned Team Ninja was looking to reestablish the series. After it's last showing at TGS left many confused and a bit worried, me included, the developers have take...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 new screens show Ryu in Dubai

I get that Ryu Hayabusa is a total ninja badass, but I doubt that even he could stand the Dubai heat in all of that black, constrictive ninja garb. His little sleeveless number probably keeps his arm cool, but I'm sure he's withering a...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3's Hero Mode lets you take it easy

In a surprising move, Team Ninja are adding a new, easier difficulty mode to Ryu Hayabusa's latest adventure, Ninja Gaiden 3. Players taking this route won't have to worry about dodging or blocking most attacks as Ryu will do it automatical...

 
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TGS: New Ninja Gaiden 3 screenshots make my arm hurt

Does my arm hurt because I've been typing at pre-TGS events all day? Or is it because Ryu is all doubled over with that bloody, scarred arm of his, and that I'm the kind of guy that gets sympathy pain. He has the blood of the thousands he h...

 
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TGS: One image from Ninja Gaiden 3's online multiplayer

At tonight's Team Ninja pre-TGS event the group reminded us that Ninja Gaiden 3 will feature online multiplayer. We weren't told much more than we already knew. We do know that the online game is a world of ninjas, and that it will fea...

 
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TGS: Ninja Gaiden 3's Consequence trailer

At Team Ninja's pre-TGS event in Tokyo tonight we were shown the newest trailer for Ninja Gaiden 3. Titled consequence, it was created to show that Ryu isn't just some badass ninja. He has his own will, intention and suffering. And so...

 
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TGS: Ninja Gaiden 3 to feature easier, story-focused mode

Team Ninja has a new system for their games to increase accessibility. They call it Play Style. In Ninja Gaiden 3 you can play the game in the Ninja play style, which gives you the classically difficult Ninja Gaiden setup and challenge. In ...

 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 supports PlayStation Move

Tecmo Koei's Ninja Gaiden 3 announcement for gamescom is that the game will fully support PlayStation Move. There are unfortunately no other details beyond that basic fact. It should be interesting to see how Move works with the series, whi...

 
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E3: Ninja Gaiden 3 trailer has a lot of blood in it

Ninja Gaiden 3 is fast becoming a topic of debate among the Destructoid editors. I quite liked it, while Hamza and Nick are not so keen. The thing is, I totally get why they don't like it, and I don't blame anybody who's sketchy on it.&nbs...

 
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E3: Ninja Gaiden 3 'looks like a game about ninjas'

Ninja Gaiden 3, in Destructoid Show co-host Max Scoville's expert opinion, "looks like a game about ninjas." In one of his first hands-on reports from the E3 show floor, Max gives us the details of his play session, including a stealth sec...

 

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