Mark of the Ninja Review
Rewarding gameplay and clever stealth mechanics make Mark of the Ninja an experience to remember.
If you've heard of Klei Entertainment, you might recall an Xbox Live Arcade title called Shank released in 2010. Shank was a 2D side-scrolling beat 'em up with shooting and grenade tossing elements. Klei also released ... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
INTRO:There have been quite a number of stealth-oriented games, ever since Thief and Splinter Cell popularized the idea of taking on, or working around, overwhelming hostile opposition with guile and cunning. However, th... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Mark of the Ninja is one of those games that you are so happy to play because it gets its genre so right. While I can’t say that the story was as pleasing; as I didn’t know the plot throughout nor were the ch... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Mark of the Ninja satisfies my core desire to feel smarter than other people. With reasonably precise controls (on PC) and a quick restart at checkpoint feature, I feel like I am the ultimate ninja. I quietly sneak fro... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Pros: Slick, satisfying stealth; Lots of replay incentives; Modernizes stealth without oversimplifying it Cons: Lame story; Scoring feels a bit inconsistent I absolutely adore stealth games, but sometimes it feels... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Check out my video review for Mark Of The Ninja: Mark Of The NinjaWhenever you hear of a game about a ninja, you usually imagine yourself lurking in the shadows, with agile finesse, stalking your target and within the bl... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
When was the last time that a game based entirely on stealth was released? Certainly not Metal Gear Solid, or Deus Ex: Human Revolution, or even Dishonored. In these games stealth tends to be an option, but not a requi... Read Full Review3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
This title caught me off guard. All I knew about it was the high scores it had here and on metacritic. But that doesn't always mean a lot, because sometimes indie games are over-rated (*cough super-meatboy cough*) Ove... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Having completed Shank from the same developer (Klei) I must say I became a fan of their animation style. A little like a sunday morning cartoon. Saying this I was very happy when it was announced a PC version of this pr... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Sometimes when you're sitting around with your friends you need something to keep yourself occupied besides just hanging out. There's a tick that comes over you like you're in an elevator going up twenty flights with te... Read Full Review1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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