E3 2002: Tenchu 3 to debut...
Activision has announced that Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven will be debuted at this year's E3. The game will feature 25 missions, new stealth attacks, an enhanced fighting engine, new weapons and tools, plus larger levels, improved character animations, and a new multiplayer option. Scheduled for release in the winter of 2002, Tenchu 3 is shaping up to be a very interesting title.
"Tenchu 3's unique ninja style gameplay delivers an experience that's unlike any other console game," states Larry Goldberg, executive vice president, Activision Worldwide Studios. "Strategy and quick reflexes are equally important as players position their character for the perfect stealth attack."
Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven is the sequel to Tenchu: Stealth Assassins and will expand on the stealth-action genre which it predecessor introduced. The game allows players to continue their role as Rikimaru or as two other characters. As a Ninja, players will engage in espionage, theft and assassination, as they explore incredible environments with mysterious elements.
Stay tuned for more coverage, as E3 is just around the corner.
5/20/2002 Matt Stensrud