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5.0 out of 10

Tenchu: Dark Secret

Tenchu: Dark Secret takes place after the events of Tenchu: Birt Read more

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Overall 6
6.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 4
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Sound 8
8.0
Lastability 5
5.0

This game was decent for what it was.

rur0un1x , GameStop
5 March 2011
  • Summary: I'll start by saying that this game is still decent for what it was, but do not expect anything spectacular getting this game. You still feel like you're playing Tenchu, but this game compared to all the other games was the weakest of all the games in the series. Both Ayame and Rikimaru could only attack once in each succession, so avoid head-on combat if at all possible(which sometimes can be challenging to do). You don't have your grappling hook in this game.
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Overall 8
8.0
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 8
8.0
Lastability 9
9.0

amazing

ninjaassasain , GameStop
10 October 2010
  • Summary: k so i have heard a ton of garbage about how horible thiss game is and all that but this game is awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!! realy gives u the feel of a ninja buy it!!!!!
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Overall 2
2.0

horrible addition to the Tenchu series

Bon Bon Mochi, Amazon
14 February 2009
  • Summary: This game is pure diarrhea. Don't buy it at any price higher than $.50, because even fifty cents is paying too much. The 'landscapes' all LOOK THE SAME. The voice acting is so bad it's funny. The plot's okay, but it's the best thing in the game. This game is VERY easy to beat and people can usually beat it in an hour. Even if you're looking for an easy win, this game is just so pathetic it's not even worth it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Tenchu Lite

Kirk A. Gauthier, Amazon
3 January 2008
  • Summary: Not quite the TENCHU you're probably used to, TENCHU DS is more like playing METAL GEAR SOLID set in feudal Japan. The graphics, though fairly 3-D, aren't the best, though they get the job done, and the enemy AI lacks some intelligence. The play control, however, is rather smooth, and though some of the boards are repetitive, there's a level of replayability that's somewhat satisfying.
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Overall 2
2.0

One of the worst games for the DS

N. Durham "Big Evil", Amazon
12 September 2006
  • Summary: A while back upon reviewing the DS Lite, I stated that for every few great games made for the DS, there were equally bad games made as well that should be avoided at all costs, and this is one of them. You may remember Tenchu as a stealth/ninja game originally released for the PS1 years ago upon the "stealth in games" fad that hit after Metal Gear Solid came to American shores.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not very Tenchu.

Lestor neeker Wong, Amazon
1 September 2006
  • Summary: Rikimaru and Ayame, mainstay ninjas for Lord Gohda, return in another Tenchu adventure. This time, they're tasked to rescue a princess who has escaped from the clutches of her evil husband. They soon found themselves trapped in a village surrounded by enemies who're after the girl. To get out of the situation, the ninjas will have to rebuild the village by performing over 30 missions in and around the village.
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Overall 2
2.0

1 out of 5. Bad version of the Tenchu game series

happygilmore198, Dooyoo
19 March 2010
  • Excerpt: Tenchu Dark secret is a game were you take on the role of a ninja (Rikimaru or Ayame) and the ultimate goal in each mission is to get from one side of the level to another or locate a boss hidden throughout the level and whilst doing this you have to eliminate a number of enemies. More points are given for eliminating the enemies silently and without alerting other guards and it also makes life easier as you won't find yourself circled by three guards with spears.
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Overall 4
4.0

ruined on the ds. hope they release a ps3 version soon

kirkyboi, Dooyoo
7 August 2008
  • Excerpt: Let me start off by saying... I am a huge fan of Tenchu. I've had every release on the playstation since the original around ten years ago. They're a fantastical original concept that focuses on a ninja clan, traditionally ayame and rikimaru, who have to stealthily assasinate whoever your master tells you to.
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Overall 2
2.0

Tenchu at it's worst

Kaci007, Play.com
16 August 2007
  • Conclusion: I must firstly agree with the above review. This is awful for Tenchu and if you are a great fan of Tenchu following it right from the start you will be very disappointed with this game.
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Overall 2
2.0

Absolutely awful...

Chrissy0jay, Play.com
16 August 2007
  • Conclusion: Don't get me wrong, I'm a big lover of tenchu, and when I heard it was going handheld, I whooped for joy at the top of my lungs (well I didn't, but you get the picture)...when i spent my hardearned cash on it, I was shocked to find out that it should not even dare to have the tenchu name stamped on it.
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