Shinobido 2: Revenge of Zen [Video Game]

The sequel to the widely acclaimed Shinobido: Way of the Ninja, Shinobido 2: Revenge of the Zen raises the bar with even more stylish ninja action, new gameplay features, intuitive touch controls and a thrilling dynamic storyline.

Players will scale sheer walls, leap across roof tops, sneak up silently on their prey, and expertly dispatch enemy after enemy with their razor-sharp blade.

Set six months after the events of the previous game, Shinobido 2: : Revenge of the Zen sees the once peaceful region of Utakata in the grip of a vicious civil war. Players will step into the shoes of Zen, betrayed by his companions and left fatally wounded.

Narrowly escaping death, Zen chooses to live the life of a ninja and sets out to find those who wronged him, stopping at nothing to unleash the full fury of his silent yet deadly revenge.

Zen needs to stealthily accomplish missions in order to achieve an objective. There are great varieties of missions from killing a cunning merchant to delivering a secret document. Hide yourself with shadows of buildings and trees.

Take advantage of elevated locations and blind angles to outwit the hostile enemies. Challenge yourself at a mission by using multiple ninja stealth actions. There are many useful ninja tools, such as Uzumibi that will explode when someone steps on it.

Sometimes instead of stealthily avoiding enemies, you will need to execute them. Approach without noticed and killing them with a single blow. But don’t forget, needless killing will incur danger. If an enemy detects you, he might alert others of Zen’s presence and things could turn into a bloody scramble.

Killing them and walk away before anyone catches the wind. Assassination is a Zen’s special talent that enables the player to kill the opponent with a single blow. Experience stylish ninja style stealth killings.

New gameplay features include Assassination, which lets players make silent and satisfying kills more easily. Throughout the game, players will hone their skills to execute numerous different attacks and finish their enemies in elegant style, while the game controls will make full and intuitive use of the touch screen capabilities of PlayStation Vita.

Platform: PlayStation Vita
Genre: Action
Publisher: Namco Bandai
Developer: Acquire
Released Date: February 22, 2012
Rating: Teen