Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Screenshots Look Stylish And Bloody, All At Once


This morning, Team Ninja, Keiji Inafune’s Comcept, and Lost Planet 3 developer, Spark Unlimited, announced the full title for YAIBA, a game previously revealed as Inafune’s next major upcoming title.


Titled YAIBA: Ninja Gaiden Z, it’s a spin-off of Team Ninja’s series, where you play as a character named Yaiba, who’s after series protagonist, Ryu Hayabusa. In case you missed it, here’s a trailer, and we now have new screenshots for the game as well, and you can view them below.




Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z’s developers are being cagey regarding what platform the game is for, but Inafune has revealed that the game will include ninjas, samurai, zombies, and mechs. Look out for more details in the future.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.