Ryu Hayabusa

Ryu Hayabusa (Japanese: リュウ・ハヤブサ/隼 龍, Hepburn: Hayabusa Ryū) is the protagonist of the Ninja Gaiden video game series as well as a player character in the Dead or Alive series by Team Ninja and Tecmo. According to the game canon, Ryu (lit. "dragon") Hayabusa ("falcon") is a ninja and the leader of the Hayabusa Clan (隼一族, Hayabusa-ichizoku). The clan is said to have spiritual, physical and magical ties to ancient dragons. He is often regarded as the most popular ninja character to ever be featured in video games.
Posts about Ryu Hayabusa
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      Shortly after their official announcement that Dead or Alive antagonist Raidou was set to return in Dead or Alive 5 Last Round, Tecmo Koei released a trio of videos that provide a closer look at how he will play in the upcoming title. While some of this gameplay is similar to the original reveal trailer, the matches expand what we’ve seen before with even more ...

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    … by Dead or Alive kunoichi or female ninja. Joe Musashi The first ninja to truly make his mark in gaming has to be Joe Musashi, star of the 1987 arcade smash hit Shinobi. From his first outing in 1987 people to his secret appearance in the latest Shinobi game in 2011 for the Nintendo 3DS fans of ninjitsu have been hooked on his shuriken throwing…

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