Koei Tecmo has announced that the Team Ninja developed Ninja Gaiden Master Collection will be releasing for Xbox and PC Game Pass this week on June 2, 2022. The standard version will be playable here while the Digital Deluxe edition will be separately purchasable.
The package is also available on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
For those unaware of this collection, it contains the following:
- Ninja Gaiden Sigma (originally released in 2007): Vengeance is born. The greater fiend Doku, sent by the Vigoor Empire to obtain the Dark Dragon Blade, decimates Hayabusa village. Young Ryu Hayabusa sets out to avenge his clan and to take back the fallen blade from the evil empire.
- Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 (originally released in 2009): Hayabusa faces off against the Supreme Ninja Overlord, Genshin, and his Black Spider Ninja Clan in their attempt to steal the Demon Statue that has been protected by his father for generations. Hayabusa ventures around the world on a quest to retrieve the Demon Statue as he cuts down all greater fiends in his path to ultimately destroy the Archfiend.
- Ninja Gaiden 3 Razor’s Edge (originally released in 2012): A mysterious alchemist, the Regent of the Mask, places a deadly curse on Hayabusa, as the Dragon Sword is absorbed into his arm causing great pain and suffering. While he struggles with his curse, the Regent intends to destroy the world within 7 days – meaning Hayabusa must overcome his agonizing fate to stop the Regent and save the world.
The gameplay contains four difficulty levels, which aim to test the player’s strengths and skills as the different playable characters. Players will also utilize various degrees of tools in Ryu Hayabusa’s arsenal as he combats a great evil.
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