May we present one of the most successful and loved C64 games of all time – The Last Ninja!
Cited by many as a highly innovative, groundbreaking game, The Last Ninja was responsible for so many firsts it’s no wonder the game is still talked about today.
The story goes that after many generations of training and meditating the Mystic Shadow Warriors had honed their emotions and skills to such an extent that they were the envy of the world. Their mastery of weapon craft and mind control was such everyone wanted to learn their secret. And so it was that the evil Ashikaga Clan, lead by Kunitoki, amassed an army of netherworld spirits and sent them to defeat the ninja clan and take their secrets.
Little did Kunitoki know though, that Armakuni (the last ninja) had survived and would soon have his revenge…
Last Ninja press scores:
Commodore User – 9/10
Zzap!64 – 94%
Electron User – 9/10
This game is also available on Apple II, Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron and Wii Virtual Console.
NINJA SKILLS: The Last Ninja series pushed the Commodore 64 hardware to its limits as well as providing a fantastic new gaming experience.
- Innovative mix of adventure and puzzle solving
- Critically acclaimed ninja gameplay
- Still fondly remembered to this day
- Also available on Apple II, Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron and Wii Virtual Console