Ninja Blade Revealed in Japan, New Xbox 360 Exclusive
posted on 09.01.08 at 10:00 AM EDT by (@salromano)

Today at Microsoft’s Fall Conference in Japan, they revealed From Software’s upcoming Xbox 360 exclusive, Ninja Blade.

“It’s developed by FROM SOFTWARE.” From Software Producer Masanori Takeuchi is on the stage. He’s talking about the game, which is “cinematic action” title. The trailer showed a ninja standing on a plane, falling into Tokyo and running down the side of a building. The game is set in Tokyo — “famous Tokyo landmarks” like Shinjuku Station. (trailer at the jump)

Norihiko Hibino is doing the music for the game, he is known for the music he’s done in Metal Gear Solid 3 and Yakuza 2.

The game is dated for a 2009 release, however, it will be playable at this year’s Tokyo Game Show in only a short while. The official website for the game, however, is live, although it only features the trailer below.

[Liveblogging Xbox Japan's Fall 2008 Press Conference]