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Score Breakdown Based on 658 ratings
  1. 10 (64)
  2. 9 (118)
  3. 8 (260)
  4. 7 (126)
  5. 6 (37)
  6. 5 (17)
  7. 4 (11)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (11)

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  • User Rating 7.8

    A great little Stealth game but a little too short

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by Dan353

    This game a found to be a lot of fun. The plot and genra in fuedal japan fighting for justice and revenge was good. It kept you going threw the story line with wanting to know what will happen next...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    Rated on May 08, 2004 by Lovegreen

    Return From Darkness is a re-release of "Wrath of Heaven", the third game in the Tenchu series, wich came out about a year ago on the PS2. The game has not aged with grace, and not much (if anything) ...

    1 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.6

    rent it first

    Rated on January 20, 2006 by kiraniata

    this game is the same over and over again you kill bad guys stealthily and it gives you special characters collect them all you learn a new ability the story line is poor and the graphics are just abo...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Rikimaru lives! And he must return from darkness to destroy the evil Tenrai.

    Rated on February 20, 2006 by Hwoarang12

    Tenchu Return From Darkness is a stealth action game. Activision transfered this game to xbox and I think it was a good decision. Gameplay: You play two characters: Rikimaru, a leader of the Azuma ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    It's not broken at all.

    Rated on September 20, 2006 by 2deluxe

    QUICK LOW DOWN What is it? An enhanced port of Tenchu San/Wrath of Heaven for the Xbox console. Graphics? Better than the PS2 version, improved resolution=clearer quality. Sound? Muffled soun...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    come in & read this full review....

    Rated on May 15, 2005 by welshcaza12

    Tenchu is one of my favorite games of all time. I remember since being a little boy how I loved sides scrollers especially ninja games. Game like Ninja Gaiden and Shinobi at the time were the best ...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Didn't get it's due because it was released during Ninja Gaiden, but it's worth a buy....

    Rated on October 08, 2006 by Silvernix

    The difference between Tenchu and Ninja Gaiden is stealth. Tenchu is for the man who enjoys thinking on his feet. In Tenchu, you have to stealthly take out your enemies.... picture it a "Back in ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    This game is terrible...

    Rated on February 22, 2006 by XT-inc

    I hate do do this to a game with ninjas but..... This game Is so bad it deserves to be shot in the head thrice. I dont even know how to rate this game because I banished it from my xbox after ...

    0 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.7

    Gamespot gave it a 7.3...I beg to differ.

    Rated on September 01, 2005 by de_cog

    Allow me to preface this review by stating some ground rules. #1: I am a freaking ninja. That about covers the ground rules, so keep them in mind while reading my opinion. I'm going to tac...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    Tenchu is extremely bad...

    Rated on October 29, 2005 by ryuho795

    Tenchu is an action/stealth-like Ninja game with extremely slow moving characters, and extremely slow reacting characters. When I first played this game I noticed first how slow they are.. Second, How...

    1 out of 7 found this review helpful.