Ninja Gaiden 3 screenshot
Ninja Gaiden 3 screenshot

Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive developer Team Ninja is working on a PlayStation 4 title, studio head Yosuke Hayashi has revealed.

Hayashi teased the news in an interview with Dengeki Online (translated by Gematsu) while discussing Spark Unlimited's upcoming Ninja Gaiden spin-off Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z.

"First, we will release Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z for PS3 and Xbox 360," he said, "which we joint developed with the Inafune-led company Comcept. Please look forward to this ridiculous 'zombie x ninja' game.

"Additionally, we're also developing a PlayStation 4 title internally, so please look forward to future updates."

The title is likely the next core instalment in the Ninja Gaiden series teased by Hayashi last year.

Back in December, Hayashi told fans hesitant about the upcoming spin-off not to worry as "Team Ninja is thinking of the next Ninja Gaiden."

"You just let it out that you're coming up with the next [juicy] steak!" added director Keiji Inafune. "So to the people waiting for that next Ninja Gaiden, it's coming! And in the meantime, enjoy Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z!"

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z is due to launch on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC on March 21.

Source: dengekionline.com, gematsu.com

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watur123@ GeoH2102

What's wrong with 2? It was *****ing amazing IMO. I hope its more like 2 with the stealth parts of 3 put in and improved.
Posted 13:08 on 09 February 2014
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GeoH2102

Hopefully it'll be more like the first (3D) Ninja Gaiden and less like 2 or 3...
Posted 23:22 on 08 February 2014

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Release Date: 23/03/2012
Developer: Team Ninja
Publisher: Tecmo
Genre: Action
Rating: BBFC 18
Site Rank: 421 18
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