Shadow Dancer

The second (or possibly third, or maybe fourth, depending on how you look at it) installment in Sega’s Shinobi series, casting a ninja who may or may not be Joe Musashi and/or his own estranged son into battle with only a dog and a seemingly endless supply of shuriken for company.

Developer: Sega
Publisher: Sega
Available on: Mega Drive

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Mega Drive Essentials: Shadow Dancer - What happened to ninjas? I feel like they were unironically cool in the ’90s, and that they were everywhere. Perhaps they simply learned that being highly visible is not an especially desirable characteristic for a ninja, and thus deliberately relegated themselves to the world of overly tryhard “wacky!” memes alongside pirates, dinosaurs and zombies. Put … Continue reading Mega Drive Essentials: Shadow Dancer



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