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Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven
Scheduled release date: TBA 2002
Publisher: Activision
Developer: K2 LLC
Genre: Action
Number Of Players: 1

  We have acquired a nice amount of new information for the Playstation 2 title Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven. The stealth-based ninja title will feature impressive new stealth attacks, an enhanced fighting engine, new weapons and tools, larger levels, improved character animations and new multiplayer options.

   Features

   All-New Stealth Attacks and Enhanced Fighting Engine - Players can master new combo attacks including stealth moves and jumping attacks played out in breathtakingly detail via a new and improved fighting engine.

   Multiplayer Options and Levels - Fans can play with a friend on five unique multiplayer levels in two mission modes: co-operative team-oriented missions and Hunter-Hunted death match mode where gamers and a friend can sneak up on one another as opposing ninjas. The abilities earned in single-player action can be transferred to the multiplayer games in order to strengthen attacks.

   Stunningly Realistic Graphics - By taking advantage of the PlayStation 2's impressive graphical capabilities, Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven features nine large, incredibly vibrant levels with detailed lighting and weather effects as well as improved character animations.

   Multiple Missions Paths - Players must complete unique mission objectives including espionage, theft and assassination. Uniquely crafted levels allow fans to determine the most efficient way to achieve mission goals. Improved enemy AI adds to the challenge, forcing players to think on their feet. In addition, each level features three unique enemy placements to keep players guessing. Multiple game endings based on earlier decisions made in the game keep bringing gamers back for more.


6/19/2002   Matthew Stensrud