Your primary weapon is your sword but you will need to learn to utilize the various special weapons to get through certain parts easier. Ninja Gaiden is one of the greatest games ever made. Moderated by: Backslash Backslash, garadas21 garadas21, WhiteHat94 WhiteHat94, twin0mega twin0mega, S h u r i B e a r S h u r i B e a r Ninja Gaiden (NES) Ninja Gaiden series. NES, WiiVC, NESClassic, Switch. Ninja Gaiden ( NINJA外伝 , Ninja Gaiden ? ) 1988. For Ninja Gaiden on the NES, GameFAQs has 26 FAQs (game guides and walkthroughs), 3 cheat codes and secrets, 46 reviews, 6 critic reviews, and 479 user screenshots. , known in Japan as Ninja Ryūkenden ( 忍者龍剣伝 , Ninja Ryūkenden ? The original arcade version, first two NES games and Game Boy game were released as Shadow Warriors in PAL regions. It's got great graphics, amazing music, excellent controls and a stiff challenge. Ninja Gaiden is a Nintendo game that you can enjoy on Play Emulator. This NES game is the US English version that works in all modern web browsers without downloading. The word "gaiden" in the North American Ninja Gaiden title means "side-story" in Japanese, even though the Ninja Gaiden series is not a spinoff of a previous series. Leaderboard Guides Discord Streams Resources Forum Statistics ROM Hacks. Ninja Gaiden, also known as Shadow Warriors, was initially released back in 1988 for the cabinet arcade systems, but was ported to various home gaming consoles like the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). literally "Legend of the Ninja Dragon Sword") and as Shadow Warriors in Europe, is a side-scrolling action-platformer. The game was so popular that it spawned many different sequels including modern ones. For the Xbox version and all newer revisions, see Ninja Gaiden (Xbox). This NES game is the US English version that works in all modern web browsers without downloading.