Ninja-Kid

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For the Bandai NES game, see Ninja Kid.


Ninja-Kid
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
[[UPL]][[Category:UPL]]
[[UPL]][[Category:UPL]], World Games, [[Jaleco]][[Category:Jaleco]]
Platform/Action
8-way Joystick; 2 button
Arcade, Famicom and MSX
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Ninja-Kid, known in Japan as Ninja-kun Majō no Bōken (忍者くん魔城の冒険?), is the first in the Ninja-kun series. It was released for arcades, on the NES, and MSX by Jaleco in 1984.[1]

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Gameplay[edit | edit source]

Ninja-Kid features three upward scrolling levels that repeat and become more difficult.[1] The objective is to defeat the enemies on each screen and advance to the next screen. The player can attacks with shurikens and can jump on enemies' heads to stun them. Occasionally, an orb will appear and if the player collects three, a bonus level will be unlocked.

Enemies[edit | edit source]

Kurosu

Doruma

Kabuki

Lightning Boy

Liondance

Skeleton

Orochi

Armor

Onibi

Ninja-Kid II[edit | edit source]

Ninja-Kid
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Front cover of the Famicom version.
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
[[UPL]][[Category:UPL]]
[[UPL]][[Category:UPL]], World Games, [[Jaleco]][[Category:Jaleco]]
Platform/Action
8-way Joystick; 2 button
Arcade, NES and MSX
Awards | Changelog | Cheats | Codes | Codex
Compatibility | Covers | Credits | DLC | Help
Localization | Manifest | Patches | Ratings
Reviews | Screenshots | Soundtrack
Videos | Walkthrough
File:NinjakidII.png
Screenshot of the arcade version of Ninja-Kid II.

Ninja-Kid II, known in Japan as Ninja-kun Ashura no Shō (忍者くん阿修羅の章?) and known in North America as Rad Action and JT-104, is a platform action arcade game first developed and published in 1987 by UPL in Japan. It is the direct sequel of Ninja-Kid.

250px-Ninja-kun Ashura no Shou FC box.jpg

Legacy[edit | edit source]

After Jaleco had ported the game and its sequel to the Famicom and MSX in Japan, the company created Ninja-kun's younger brother, Ninja JaJaMaru-kun and created their own series titled Ninja JaJaMaru-kun.[1] The Ninja JaJaMaru-kun series would feature several games released on various consoles and handhelds, many of the games are different genres like RPG gameplay.

Enemies[edit | edit source]

Kurosu

Lightning Boy

Lion Dance

Skeleton

Kabuki

Armor

Bat

Eyeball

Skeleton Neck

Spider

Half Catfish

Baby Dragon

Piranha

Octopus

Water Flea

Dragon Child

Demon Fish

Giant Doruma

Fiery Chariot

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kalata, Kurt. Ninja JaJaMaru-kun. Hardcoregaming101. Retrieved on 2010-02-27

External links[edit | edit source]

lt:Ninja Kun