Very few games have a difficulty level aimed so high it borders on virtual detest for the gamer and their laughable mortal skills. The previous Ninja Gaiden
titles were somewhat akin to this though.
Fortunately for gamer's blood pressure levels, Tomonobu Itagaki is no longer overseeing the series. This lies instead, in the hands of Yosuke Hayashi. What this may mean for the difficulty and outlandishness of the title remains to be seen in full, but the recently released gameplay trailer appears to show a more conservative yet 'true to the roots' approach to balancing the difficulty and stylistic approach.
Cast your eyes over the trailer embedded below, and let us know what you think.
Ninja Gaiden 3
is scheduled for release in the first quarter of 2012. In the meantime be sure to check out our related article below for some screenshots obtained from this years Gamescom.