Side-Scrolling Action Game KAGE Shadow of the Ninja Announced

    A remake of the original NES title.

    Natsume Atari and Tengo Project have announced side-scrolling action game KAGE Shadow of the Ninja. This title is a remake of the the Nintendo Entertainment System game Shadow of the Ninja.

    KAGE Shadow of the Ninja is releasing in spring 2024 worldwide for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam. The new release will support English, Japanese, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese language options. 

    More details about the upcoming release may be found below, via and Gematsu:

    KAGE Shadow of the Ninja Revealed

    Key visual
    Key visual

    Traditional Two-Player Action

    The acclaimed two-player Pocky & Rocky Reshrined continues on in KAGE Shadow of the Ninja. Painstakingly crafted pixel art graphics formulate the game’s aesthetic.

    Featuring Music from Super Composer Iku Mizutani, Who Worked on the Original Game

    Iku Mizutani. who composed music for the original Shadow of the Ninja, as well other Grendizer.

    Playable at Tokyo Game Show 2023

    KAGE Shadow of the Ninja will be playable at Tokyo Game Show 2023 from September 23 to 24.

    KAGE Shadow of the Ninja Screenshot KAGE Shadow of the Ninja Screenshot

    Playable Characters



    The shinobi clan “Ryuuha Shippu” has long been active in the shadows of history. Hayate is a young warrior regarded as its next leader. While he has perfected his skills as a ninja, he is short-tempered and easily loses his cool…



    A young ninja in the same clan as Hayate. As Hayate’s calmer senpai, she is always scolding him for his hot temper.

    Soul Kiwami
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    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected] | Muck Rack:

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