We’ve not seen Ryu Hayabusa on a Nintendo console for almost 9 years now. Although Ninja Gaiden 3: Razors Edge made its strategy to Wii U again in 2012, rumours had beforehand surfaced a couple of reboot trilogy compilation on Change. Like many well-liked characters, Ninja Gaiden’s protagonist Ryu Hayabusa has been usually requested for Smash, and reboot director Tomonobu Itagaki has weighed in.
Having labored on the aforementioned Ninja Gaiden reboot, Ninja Gaiden II and Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword, Tomonobu Itagaki lately spoke with Dexerto in regards to the collection. When requested if he believed Ryu might ever come to Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, he gave the concept “two thumbs up”.
Commenting additional on this, he replied:
Tremendous Smash Bros is a extremely popular recreation. I believe it’s a stage large enough for Ryu Hayabusa to play an energetic function.
It is value noting that Tomonobu Itagaki left Tecmo in 2008 to type his personal group, Valhalla Recreation Studios, who you might recall launched Satan’s Third on Wii U. As such, Itagaki wouldn’t be capable to affirm if any plans are in place so as to add Ryu, although we all know he’s at the moment trying to begin a brand new venture.
Within the meantime, while we watch for additional information on that trilogy port, you possibly can nonetheless try the unique NES recreation by way of the Change On-line service.
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