Publisher Koei Tecmo and developer Team Ninja have announced Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection for PlayStation 4, Switch and PC (Steam). It will be launched on June 10 worldwide.
Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection includes remastered versions of Ninja Gaiden Sigma, Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2, and Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge, as well as the most previously released downloadable content
“Ninja Gaiden is one of the most important and monumental titles for the Team Ninja brand, but we have not managed to release the series title on today̵
Team Ninja boss Fumihiko Yasuda added: “Ninja Gaiden is the origin of Team Ninja’s action game, and I hope not only fans of the series but also fans of the Nioh series will play these games. I hope the day comes soon when I can provide information about the next match in Ninja Gaiden series, which I have continuously said I want to develop, but until then, please play as the ‘super ninja’ Ryu Hayabusa in Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection. ”
Here is an overview of the collection via Koei Tecmo:
The collection, scheduled to launch on June 10, 2021, will pack the classic game Ninja Gaiden Sigma along with beloved titles NNinja Gaiden Sigma 2 and Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge—With most of the previously released game modes and downloadable content costumes in one exciting collection.
The Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection brings the famous action games to PC and consoles, so that both fans and newcomers can experience the story of the “superninja” Ryu Hayabusa as he fights deadly enemies that are causing chaos all over the world. Ninja Gaiden Sigma , originally released in 2007, set the standard for high-speed action for the series – introducing two-handed weapons, and a Mission Mode along with the gripping Story Mode. Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 , originally released in 2009, Hayabusa’s journey continued with the characters Ayane, Rachel and Momiji, with four levels of difficulty that tested the player’s fighting techniques with each cardiac arrest. The latest entry, em> Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge, originally released in 2012, lifted the challenge with powerful new enemies and fiercely violent portrayals, as well as bringing Kasumi into the action, making it the series’ most alluring white knuckle experience. to date.
The nostalgic but timeless action of the three games provides a very responsive and challenging experience – with matches that require defensive and offensive moves similar to match play. Players can enjoy playing as the fan-favorite ninja, Ryu Hayabusa, along with the additional characters such as Ayane, Rachel, Momiji and Kasumi as they appeared in the original version of the games. Master your favorite characters in intense action-packed battles that only the em> Ninja Gaiden series can deliver.
Nioh 2 Cooperation
To celebrate the unveiling of Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection, Team Ninja will also run a special collaboration with Nioh 2. The development team has created the “Dragon Ninja” skin, which players can use to transform into Ryu Hayabusa, the main character of Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection. Players who own Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition (PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and PC) or Nioh 2 (PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4) can download this costume for use in the game from February 18 – with further details about this collaboration described on the official Nioh 2 website.
See the announcement trailer below. See the first screenshots in the gallery.