July 2, 2009 // 8:37 pm
- Today Team Ninja Producer Yosuke Hayashi
has shared both a challenge and a Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 - Momiji Battle video via the PlayStation Blog.
To quote: Since this is the PlayStation Blog, I'm going to refrain from comparing Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 to Ninja Gaiden II (Xbox 360).
All you really need to know is that this isn't just a port and this will be the most complete Ninja Gaiden game released to date. Team NINJA has put out five Ninja Gaiden games in five years and we are confident that this is THE one you want to play and own!
Today, I'd like provide a quick overview on our three sexy, female PLAYABLE characters: Rachel, Ayane, and Momiji.
Rachel: Strong and powerful. Signature weapon - War Hammer. New weapon - Machine Gun!
Ayane: Young, purple-haired female ninja from the Dead or Alive series. Quick. Weapons - Dual short swords and a dagger with a pinwheel carrying her signature iris.
Momiji: Heroine from Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword, who trained under Ryu. How much sexier can a female ninja get? Weapons - Naginata long sword and bow.
Each character has its own unique set of weapons, moves and ninpos. If you thought you mastered Ryu, that won't be enough in Sigma 2! There are plenty of melee and projectile weapons to unlock along the way.
Here's some fun until next time: On the cover of PlayStation: The Official Magazine
's May 2009 issue, there's an image of Ryu with his sword standing in the urban landscape. Our artists decided to do a version featuring each of female characters, all for you to download, available exclusively on the PlayStation Blog.
We wanted to have some fun with the images, so each picture has three "things" that are different from Ryu's image. Since Ninja Gaiden is known to have a high difficulty level, this challenge is no different. Some of the differences in the pictures may be unnoticeable to the naked eye, so download the images, look closely, and have fun!