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Remember that press event where Tecmo gave us our first glimpse of Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword? Sure you do, wasn't so long ago, but we were only able to gawk at some stills from the event. Well, that is no more as the folks at Game Brink have uploaded video from the event, giving us all a better lo...

April 2nd 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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We found some non-scanned screenshots of Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword on Tecmo's website, and we are officially convinced. It looks great. The DS isn't exactly the most powerful system for 3D, but this does a pretty good job of making things look like real things and not piles of jaggies. The graphics...

April 2nd 2007 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Revealed earlier this week, Team Ninja's Head Developer Corey Hart Tomonobu Itagaki took the stage today in Tokyo to demonstrate Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword for the Nintendo DS. With the controls consisting almost entirely within the touch screen, a live demonstration of this ambitious action title...

March 30th 2007 at 7:45pm 0 Comments
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If you can't seem to get enough of Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword, then you're in luck -- because the good folks from Team Ninja are all about giving up the goods. May they never, ever stop. While we've seen a few of these in with the scans, it's nice to look at them all by their lonesome ... and env...

March 30th 2007 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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In gathering up various press representatives in Tokyo today, Tecmo formally announced their upcoming DS entry in the Ninja Gaiden franchise in Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword. The event confirms that the game is going to be primarily driven with the stylus, charging the player with performing just abou...

March 30th 2007 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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The idea of playing a handheld adaptation of one of the most difficult games in recent memory is one so big and glorious our measly little shoulders can bearly hold it up. Thankfully the blurry phone camera picture represented in the previous post didn't provide us the most clear and crisp look, for...

March 29th 2007 at 4:15pm 0 Comments
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Captured in a blurry, poorly-framed celly shot are the first details of Ninja Gaiden DS -- er, "Dragon Sword." Rumor of this Team Ninja project has been lurking for years, last resurfacing during a 1UP interview with Itagaki this past October. Now Famitsu has the scoop. The blurb indicates that Dra...

March 28th 2007 at 1:26pm 0 Comments
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Way back in October, we reported on a rumor that Team Ninja was at work on a DS game of some kind, and we hoped that it was a Ninja Gaiden game. Five months later, that rumor has graduated to a blurry cellphone picture of a page from a Japanese magazine! Blurry and definitive. The new game is calle...

March 28th 2007 at 10:00am 0 Comments