"All the great warriors of my culture celebrate death. They welcome it. Dying in battle is considered a great honor… What a load of shit."Yaiba is a Beat' em All Action Game that will come out in early 2014, result of a collaboration between Team Ninja and Sparks Unlimited, and directed by Keiji Inafune. The protagonist is Yaiba, a revived cybernetic ninja who was killed by the legendary Dragon Ninja Ryu Hayabusa and came back to life angry. Very. In his search for his arch-enemy, he will slay his way through hundreds of not particularly bright zombies.The first trailers show a very offensive gameplay veering on the Mass Beat 'em All type, a liberal use of Action Commands, a visual aspects heavily inspired from Comic Books, and an apparently darkly light tone, using an abundance of crude humour and profanity.Oh, and there is Ninja Gaiden in the title, making it a Spin-Off to the series. The game is set to arrive on early 2014 for PS3, 360, and PC. The latter which is a first time for Team Ninja to release a game for that system.
—Yaiba, the protagonist
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