Glossary

Nidhogg

Nidhogg

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, PS Vita

Publishers: Messhof

Nidhogg is a side-scrolling two-player fighting video game developed and published by Messhof. Players duel with swords in a pixelated environment. The game was commissioned for the New York University Game Center's annual multiplayer show, and was revised and demoed at private events over the next four years before its final release. It won Indiecade 2013's Game Design award and the 2011 Independent Games Festival's Nuovo award. It was released for Microsoft Windows on January 13, 2014, and lat…

Nexus: The Jupiter Incident

Nexus: The Jupiter Incident

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action, Combat, Real-time, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Nexus: The Jupiter Incident is a science fiction themed real-time tactics computer game developed by the Hungarian-based Mithis Entertainment. The game focuses on tactics and ship management instead of resource collection and base construction.

Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge

Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge

Release date: 1995

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: Sega Saturn

Publishers: Capcom Virgin Interactive Entertainment

Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge, known in Japan as Vampire Hunter: Darkstalkers' Revenge (ヴァンパイア ハンター ダークストーカーズ レベンジ,, Vanpaia Hantā Dākusutōkāzu Rebenji), is the second game in the Darkstalkers fighting game series, developed and released by Capcom for the arcades in 1995. Night Warriors was ported for the Sega Saturn home console in 1996, receiving a generally very positive critical reception, especially for its smooth and detailed animation. The game was also included in the Darkstalker…

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, known in Japan as Naruto Shippūden: Narutimate Storm 4 (Japanese: NARUTO-ナルト- 疾風伝ナルティメットストーム 4, Hepburn: Naruto Shippūden: Narutimetto Sutōmu 4), is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam in February 2016. It is the sixth and final installment of the Ultimate Ninja Storm series inspired by Masashi Kishimoto's manga Naruto. It is the sequel of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate…

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3

Release date: 2013

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, known in Japan as Naruto Shippūden: Narutimate Storm 3 (Japanese: NARUTO-ナルト- 疾風伝 ナルティメットストーム3, Hepburn: Naruto Shippūden: Narutimetto Sutōmu 3), the fourth installment of the UltimateStorm series, is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 as part of the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja video-game series based on Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto manga. It was released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 by Namco Bandai Games on March 5, 2013 in North America, March 8, 20…

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2

Release date: 2010

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2, known in Japan as Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm 2 (NARUTO-ナルト- 疾風伝ナルティメットストーム2) is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2. It is the second installment in the Ultimate Ninja Storm series, and the sequel to Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm published by Namco Bandai Games. It is based on the anime and manga series Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto, and was released in mid-2010 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. As a sequel to Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm, …

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Bandai Namco Games

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, known in Japan as Naruto Shippūden: Narutimate Storm Revolution (NARUTO-ナルト- 疾風伝 ナルティメットストーム レボリューション), is a fighting video game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Games as part of the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja video game series, based on the manga Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto. It is a sequel to the 2013 game Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3. The game was released in September 2014 in Japan, North America, and Europe fo…

Naruto: Clash of Ninja

Naruto: Clash of Ninja

Release date: 2003

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: GameCube

Publishers: Tomy

Naruto: Clash of Ninja (NARUTO -ナルト- 激闘忍者大戦!, Naruto: Gekitō Ninja Taisen, lit. "Naruto: Great Ninja Battle") is a 3-D cel-shaded fighting game developed by Eighting and published by D3 Publisher and Tomy. It is based on the popular anime and manga series Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto, and the first installment of the Naruto: Clash of Ninja video game series. In the game, players pit two characters from the Naruto manga and anime series against each other, using basic attacks and special technique…

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations

Release date: 2012

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations, known in Japan as Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Storm Generations (NARUTO-ナルト-疾風伝 ナルティメットストーム ジェネレーション) is the third installment of the Ultimate Ninja Storm series, is a video game in the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja fighting game series, developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Namco Bandai Games. It is based on the Naruto manga series by Masashi Kishimoto. First revealed in June 2011, it was first released in Japan on February 23, 2012 on the Pla…

Naruto: The Broken Bond

Naruto: The Broken Bond

Release date: 2008

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Ubisoft

Naruto: The Broken Bond is a fighting game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft for the Xbox 360. It was released worldwide in November 2008. It is a sequel to the 2007 game Naruto: Rise of a Ninja and is the second and final Naruto game to be published by Ubisoft before their rights to the IP were expired. The Broken Bond picks up where Naruto: Rise of a Ninja left off, taking place between episodes 81-135 of the anime. It contains the Search for Tsunade and the Sasuke Retriev…

Ninja Hamster

Ninja Hamster

Release date: 1987

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: Commodore 64

Publishers: CRL

Ninja Hamster is a 2D fighting video game published by CRL for the Commodore 64.

Natsume Championship Wrestling

Natsume Championship Wrestling

Release date: 1994

Genres: Action, Combat, Sports

Platforms: Super Nes

Publishers: Natsume

Natsume Championship Wrestling is a 1994 Super Nintendo Entertainment System video game that was released in North America. This game is widely based on a conversion of Zen-Nippon Pro Wrestling Dash: Sekai Saikyō Tag (全日本プロレス’ 世界最強タッグ ダッシュ, Zen Nippon Puroresu Sekai Saikyō Taggu Dasshu, lit. "All Japan Pro Wrestling World's Strongest Tag Dash"), a Japanese video game for the Super Famicom based on the All Japan Pro Wrestling promotion. Players must become either the Triple Crown Champion or the…

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm

Release date: 2008

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: Bandai Namco Games, Namco Bandai Games

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm, known in Japan as Naruto: Narutimate Storm (NARUTO-ナルト-ナルティメットストーム, Naruto: Narutimetto Sutōmu) is the first installment of the Ultimate Ninja Storm series, it is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Games. The game was released for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) across North America, Europe and Australia in November 2008 and in Japan on January 15, 2009. It is based on the popular manga and anime series Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto, and …

Naruto: Rise of a Ninja

Naruto: Rise of a Ninja

Release date: 2007

Genres: Action, Combat, Role-playing

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Ubisoft

Naruto: Rise of a Ninja is a fighting role-playing video game for the Xbox 360, developed by Ubisoft Montreal, making it the first Naruto game to be developed by a non-Japanese company. The game is specifically based on the English dubbed version of the anime. The game was released in 2007. A sequel titled Naruto: The Broken Bond was released in the following year.

Natsuki Crisis Battle

Natsuki Crisis Battle

Release date: 1995

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: Super Nes

Publishers: Angel

Natsuki Crisis Battle (なつきクライシスバトル) is a 1995 video game that was released exclusively for the Japanese Super Famicom. The player must choose between eight humanoid characters. Fights take place in a Japanese gym, outside the high school, and in other locations. There is a lot of heavy dialogue in the game and the animation is in anime/manga style. In fact, the video game itself is based on the two-episode OVA and manga Natsuki Crisis which was serialized in the magazine Business Jump.

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel

Release date: 2015

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Arcade

Publishers:

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel (ニトロプラス ブラスターズ -ヒロインズ インフィニット デュエル-, Nitoropurasu Burasutāzu: Heroinzu Infinitto Dueru) is a fighting game developed by Examu and published by Nitroplus. The game crosses over heroines from various visual novels and games released by Nitroplus, as well as those from manga and anime series that Nitroplus writers have been involved with. The game was released in arcades on April 30, 2015 and was released on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in collaboration…

NGEN Racing

Release date: 2000

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Racing, Simulation

Publishers: Infogrames

NGEN Racing is an aircraft combat/racing video game developed by British studio Curly Monsters and published by Infogrames for the PlayStation.

Nekketsu Fighting Legend

Release date: 1992

Genres: Action, Combat

Publishers: Technōs Japan

Nekketsu Fighting Legend (Nekketsu Kakutō Densetsu 熱血格闘伝説, lit. "Hot Blooded Fighting Legend") is a 1992 tournament-style fighting game developed and published by Technōs Japan exclusively in Japan for the Family Computer on December 23, 1992. It is a spin-off of the Kunio-kun series, as well as Technōs Japan's first attempt in the genre since their port of their Double Dragon arcade game on the same platform. Technōs Japan later became better known for the 1995 Double Dragon fighting game and t…

Necrodome

Necrodome

Release date: 1996

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Necrodome is a 1996 first-person vehicular combat game developed by Raven Software and published by Strategic Simulations. It supports online multiplayer matches. This includes cooperative multiplayer in which one player drives the vehicle and the other controls its turret. The game offers arena based car combat, first person driving, and the ability to exit the vehicle and do battle on foot. When on foot, the player has access to a tribarrel shotgun and the ability to hijack damaged opponents. …

Novadrome

Novadrome

Release date: 2006

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Buena Vista Games

Novadrome is a vehicular combat game created by Stainless Games, which was released on December 20, 2006 for Xbox 360, through Xbox Live Arcade. It pits players against each other in an arena style deathmatch. The game features three singleplayer modes (career, arcade, and free play) and a multiplayer mode for up to 8 players via Xbox Live. Novadrome features 24 different vehicles, 15 different multiplayer maps.