DEVELOPER DIARY | X360, PS3, PC Thursday, March 13, 2014 | 6:49 PM

Yaiba plays the butcher

Yaiba plays the butcher

One week before the release of Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, members of its three development studios come introduce the graphic style of their ultra-violent baby. Developer diary and pictures of the game, scheduled for March 21, in the news.

Dev Diary #4

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Commented on 2014-03-13 21:22:25
As a HUGE HUGE fan of the series since its 3D debut, I gotta say, I have really zero reaction to this video, aside from absolutely HATING Ryu's voice.
Commented on 2014-03-17 10:36:19 In reply to INDIGO
Posted by INDIGO
As a HUGE HUGE fan of the series since its 3D debut, I gotta say, I have really zero reaction to this video.
And it's better this way, believe me. Probably one of the worst brawlers I've ever played. I can say absolutely no positive thing about it. Everything about the fighting engine sucks (timing, counter system, hitboxes, hitstun, feedback of attacks, visual cues etc. - oh and don't expect it to play anything like NG. has nothing to do with it gameplay wise), the locations are bland and repetitive as are the enemies. Story, characters and dialogues are painfully stupid and try so hard with their toilet humour that you get annoyed really fast by it. I'm amazed that anyone could approve and release something like this in it's actual state.
Commented on 2014-03-18 18:56:40
Warning, this is game is 3hours long with cutscenes, it's not worth $60, (Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 was 10h+) and the game design in Yaiba is not good, few variety in enemies, and only 3 bosses in the whole game, so cheap, and for people who hate hard games like me, this is hard on easy, I regret buying it, never again, please reviewers don't give this game more than 3/10, I give it 0/10 seriously.

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