Samurai and Ninja Video Games

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Samurai and Ninja Video Games

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1. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (2019 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Set in a reimagining of 1500s Sengoku era Japan. An unnamed shinobi, tasked with protecting a young lord of mystical lineage, who is left for dead when a powerful samurai attacks and chops off his arm.

Directors: Hidetaka Miyazaki, Kazuhiro Hamatani | Stars: Noshir Dalal, Amber Hood, Ray Chase, Brian Cummings

Votes: 973

90 PS4, XB1, PC

From Software

2. Ghost of Tsushima (2020 Video Game)

Action, Adventure | Filming

Set in 1274 on the Tsushima Island, the last samurai, Jin Sakai, must master a new fighting style, the way of the Ghost, to defeat the Mongol forces and fight for the freedom and independence of Japan.

Director: Nate Fox | Stars: Daisuke Tsuji, Patrick Gallagher, Minae Noji, Hira Ambrosino


Sucker Punch

3. Nioh 2 (2020 Video Game)


Nioh 2's story is about the historical warlord Toyotomi Hideyoshi. You will play as a yokai character, and together with another main character Toukichiro, become known as Japan's "second great unifier."

Director: Fumihiko Yasuda | Stars: Naoto Takenaka, Haru, Kazuhiko Inoue, Rie Tanaka


Team Ninja

4. Nioh (2017 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

It's the 16th century. A western seafarer finds himself in Japan and is met by war and demons on his quest of search and find. Will his path do the unfinished Kurosawa script justice?

Directors: Yosuke Hayashi, Fumihiko Yasuda, Shinji Higuchi, Makoto Kamiya | Stars: Ben Peel, Masachika Ichimura, Toshiyuki Morikawa, Takahiro Sakurai

Votes: 619

88 PS4

Team Ninja

5. Yakuza Ishin (2014 Video Game)


Set in the chaotic Bakumatsu period (between 1853 and 1867), Sakamoto Ryoma, is distressed resulting from conflicting pressures and uncertainty about one's self and role in the society. ... See full summary »

Stars: Takaya Kuroda, Satoshi Tokushige, Rintarou Nishi, Ken'yû Horiuchi

Votes: 11

PS4, PS3 (Japan)


6. Ninja Gaiden Sigma (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

The game follows Ryu Hayabusa, a master ninja, in his quest to recover a stolen sword and avenge the slaughter of his clan by the Vigor Empire.

Director: Yosuke Hayashi | Stars: Justin Gross, Tara Strong, Janice Kawaye, Charles Dennis

Votes: 183

88 PS3

Team Ninja

7. Tenchu: Wrath of Heaven (2003 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

After Lord Mei-Oh was defeated, Rikimaru return to protect Three Jewels from Tenrai, an evil wizard.

Stars: Daniel Dae Kim, Quinton Flynn, Cam Clarke, Michelle Krusiec

Votes: 112

Tenchu: Return from Darkness 79 PS2, Xbox


8. Onimusha 3: Demon Siege (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

Jacques Blanc (Reno) is a soldier in present day Paris, Samanosuke is a warrior in feudal Japan. Both men have one goal: destroy the demons plaguing their time.

Director: Minoru Nakai | Stars: Robin Atkin Downes, Jean Reno, Paul Mercier, Amber Hood

Votes: 682

85 PS2


9. Samurai Warriors 4 (2014 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Crime

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Director: Osamu Mieda | Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Jûrôta Kosugi, Jôji Nakata, Yûji Ueda

Votes: 13

76 PS4

Omega Force

10. Aragami (2016 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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Votes: 33

71 PS4

Lince Works

11. Red Steel 2 (2010 Video Game)

Not Rated | Action, Western

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Director: Jason Vandenberghe | Stars: Paul Bandey, Corson Bremer, Robert Burns, Jerry Di Giacomo

Votes: 62

80 Wii

Ubisoft Paris

12. Way of the Samurai (2001 Video Game)

M | Action

A lone warrior arrives in the small Japanese town of Rokkotsu Pass during the final days of the samurai.

Stars: Makoto Aoki, Yasuyuki Kase, Yoshito Okuda, Ayako Ito

Votes: 45

74 PS2


13. Genji: Dawn of the Samurai (2005 Video Game)

M | Fantasy

A clan called the Heishi has conquered most of Japan through supernatural means. These means refer to magical stones called the Amahagane which bring supernatural powers (called the Kamui) ... See full summary »

Directors: Yoshiki Okamoto, Takashi Shono | Stars: Daisuke Namikawa, Akio Ôtsuka, Yû Kashii, Tamiken Karasawa

Votes: 43

74 PS2

Game Republic

15. Shinobi (2002 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

Left to avenge his Clan after a sinister force is awakened in Tokyo, Hotsuma must confront demons from his past and defend his role as Leader of the Oboro Clan. Drawing off the ancient ... See full summary »

Director: Tori Shimizu | Stars: Daisuke Kishio, Toshiyuki Morikawa, Satsuki Tsuzumi, Kan Tokumaru

Votes: 70

71 PS2


16. Bushido Blade (1997 Video Game)

T | Action, Mystery

A member of society of assassins known as Kage escapes the confines of the dojo where their leader disregarding the group's honor and the traditions held by its students.

Stars: Chikao Ohtsuka, Makio Inoue, Michiyo Yanagisawa, Hiroshi Isobe

Votes: 56

83 PSX

Light Weight

17. Ryû ga gotoku: Kenzan! (2008 Video Game)


Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan. is a side story within the Yakuza series, this time changing neon-lit Tokyo setting with a four hundred years older one: the city Kyoto of the year 1602, during the ... See full summary »

Stars: Toshiko Fujita, Aya Hisakawa, Yinling of Joytoy, Masaya Katô

Votes: 26

PS3 (Japan)


18. Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

One year after previous game, Ryu Hayabusa meet a CIA agent who informs him of an attack on the Hayabusa Village by the Black Spider Ninjas, who wish to steal the Demon Statue they possess and protect.

Directors: Yosuke Hayashi, Ryuji Kitaura | Stars: Josh Keaton, Kari Wahlgren, Keone Young, Neil Kaplan

Votes: 147

83 PS3

Team Ninja

19. Ninja Gaiden 3 (2012 Video Game)

M | Action

Ryu Hayabusa is called upon by the Japanese Self-Defense Force to deal with a terrorist group led by the mysterious alchemist, the Regent of the Mask.

Director: Yosuke Hayashi | Stars: Troy Baker, Ali Hillis, Stephanie Sheh, Michael McConnohie

Votes: 162

Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge 67 PS3, 360, Wii U

Team Ninja

20. Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams (2006 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

Decades after the fall of Japanese warlord Nobunaga Oda, Soki, a warrior who possesses Oni powers is on a quest to stop Hideyoshi Toyotomi, who has unified Japan in league with his demonic army of Genma.

Director: Kôichi Kimura | Stars: Toshiyuki Kusuda, Yukana Nogami, Sanae Kobayashi, Wataru Hatano

Votes: 271

81 PS2


21. Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny (2002 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Horror

Ten years after Samanosuke slew the demon king Fortinbras, a new hero arrives with the mystic power to incarcerate the souls of evil into a gauntlet. He and a group of samurais set out to destroy remnant demons and defeat Lord Nobunaga.

Director: Motohide Eshiro | Stars: Jacob Barker, Kenji Hamada, Takanobu Hozumi, Akira Ishida

Votes: 296

84 PS2


22. Onimusha: Warlords (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

During the Sengoku period, Samanosuke, a mighty Samurai of the Akechi clan, is summoned by the Princess to fight against the forces of Nobunaga Oda, a powerful warlord and leader of murderous demons who invaded the kingdom.

Director: Jun Takeuchi | Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Akio Ôtsuka, Nao Takamori, Makoto Tsumura

Votes: 513

86 PS2


23. Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins (2000 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

Once again, you can play as Ayame or Rikimaru, two faithful and honorable ninja whose lord is a gentle man in an age of warfare. With your training nearly complete, you find yourself caught... See full summary »

Director: Takuma Endo | Stars: Rino Romano, Debi Mae West, David Moore, Paul Eiding

Votes: 173

77 PSX


24. Tenchu (1998 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

Play either male ninja Rikimaru or female ninja Ayame to take on a series of missions to prove your skills as a ninja.

Director: Takuma Endo | Stars: Paul Lucas, Terry Osada, Takeshi Kuwabara, Yumiko Yasuoka

Votes: 259

87 PSX


25. Bushido Blade 2 (1998 Video Game)

T | Action, Family, Fantasy

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Director: Kunihiko Nakata | Stars: Beau Billingslea, Steve Bulen, Paul St. Peter, Debra Rogers

Votes: 32

77 PSX

Light Weight

Way of the Samurai 4: 58 Way of the Samurai 3: 58 PS3


28. Tenchu: Fatal Shadows (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

Staged in feudal japan, a ninja girl named Rin wants revenge after seeing her whole village burned to the ground by a group of ninja called "The Kuroya." Ayame, an Azuma Ninja from the ... See full summary »

Director: Mitsuo Kodama | Stars: Gary Martinez, Evelyn Huynh, Lena Zee, Owen Thomas

Votes: 32

58 PS2


59 PS2


30. Red Steel (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Family

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Stars: Toshiya Agata, Steve Blum, Tetsuya Fujita, Kim Mai Guest

Votes: 52

63 Wii

Ubisoft Paris

31. Genji: Days of the Blade (2006 Video Game)

T | Action

It's been three years since Yoshitune Minamoto and Benkei Musashibo, warriors of the Genji Clan, defeated the Heishi Clan in a war over the "Amahagane". The Amahagane are sacred jewels ... See full summary »

Directors: Yoshiki Okamoto, Yuichi Ueda | Stars: Dai Tabuchi, Togo Igawa, Naoko Mori, Wayne Forester

Votes: 34

55 PS3

Game Republic

32. Samurai Warriors 3 (2009 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Family

A 3D action fighting combat game. You are a Samurai Warrior in Japan living during the Sengoku period. Choose from many Samurai Warrior characters to take into battle as you fight many Samurai armies with your sword.

Directors: Toru Endo, Juergen Peretzki | Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Jûrôta Kosugi, Jôji Nakata, Yôji Ueda

Votes: 13

55 Wii

Omega Force

33. Samurai Warriors 2 (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Samurai Warriors 2 is a sequel to the original Samurai Warriors, created by Koei and Omega Force.

Director: Hisashi Koinuma | Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Jûrôta Kosugi, Jôji Nakata, Yûji Ueda

Votes: 66

58 PS2

Omega Force

34. Samurai Warriors (2004 Video Game)

T | Action, Fantasy

First title in the series of hack and slash video games created by Koei's Omega Force team based loosely around the Sengoku ("Warring States") period of Japanese history and it is a sister series of the Dynasty Warriors series.

Director: Hisashi Koinuma | Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Jûrôta Kosugi, Jôji Nakata, Yûji Ueda

Votes: 65

73 PS2

Omega Force

35. Ninja Blade (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

In 2011 a small village in South America is attacked by unknown creatures. Upon inspecting the survivors, a new type of hook worm is discovered and classified as "Alpha-worm". These ... See full summary »

Director: Keiichiro Ogawa | Stars: Chris Edgerly, Darryl Kurylo, Yuri Lowenthal, John DiMaggio

Votes: 79

68 360

From Software

36. Samurai Champloo: Sidetracked (2006 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

An action video game based on Samurai Champloo.

Director: Suda 51 | Stars: Liam O'Brien, Kirk Thornton, Kari Wahlgren, Lex Lang

Votes: 151

66 PS2

Grasshopper Manufacture

37. Nightshade (2003 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

In a high tech future, kunoichi (a female shinobi) Hibana must locate the shards of the Akujiki sword from the previous game in the Shinobi franshise, Shinobi (2002) for PS2, before the evil Nakatomi corporation finds them.

Director: Masahide Kobayashi | Stars: Karen Swenson, Erin Cahill, A. Chriest, Timothy Enos

Votes: 17

68 PS2

Wow Entertainment

38. Ninja: Shadow of Darkness (1998 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

A ninja living in Feudal Japan goes on a mission to save the world from dark forces.

Votes: 20

66 PSX

Core Design

39. Afro Samurai (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

In this video game adaption of the popular anime, you gain control over the emotionless Afro Samurai as he kills various cyborgs, assassins, and ninjas to become Number 1.

Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Kelly Hu, Ron Perlman, S. Scott Bullock

Votes: 341

65 PS3, 360

Namco Bandai Games

64 PS2

Square Enix

63 PSX

Konami Computer Entertainment Sapporo

43. Samurai Western (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

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Director: Toshihide Hatanaka | Stars: Michael Shitanda, Osamu Hosoi, Steve Blum, Jennifer Hale

Votes: 15

58 PS2


44. Samurai Jack: The Shadow of Aku (2004 Video Game)

T | Animation, Action, Adventure

Based on the animated television show, play as Jack as he searches for a time portal that will return him to the present to defeat the evil that is Aku.

Director: Dominick Meissner | Stars: Mako, Phil LaMarr, Jeff Bennett, Jennifer Hale

Votes: 74

59 PS2


52 PS2

Dimps Corporation

46. Mark of the Ninja (2012 Video Game)


Mark of the Ninja is a journey of a Ninja to discover his true self after being blessed and poisoned by the leaves that form the Mark on his skin.

Votes: 241

90 360

Klei Entertainment

47. Shinobi (2011 Video Game)


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Votes: 7

69 Griptonite Games


48. Samurai Shodown V (2003 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure