NEWS - Monday, August 16, 2004
Master Ninja Finals In TokyoAugust, 16th---After months of mystery surrounding the final round of the Ninja Gaiden Master Ninja Tournament, Tecmo® and Xbox Live proudly announced today their plans to hold the Master Ninja Tournament World Wide Finals at the Tokyo Game Show 2004(TGS) in late September. The top winners from the first and second tournament will win a trip to Tokyo, Japan to attend the international video game show where they¹ll compete against Master Ninjas from Europe and Japan in the bloodiest Ninja Gaiden battle to date. More details regarding the event itself will be announced in the coming weeks. Those Ninja Gaiden fans who have dreamed of a trip to the video game Mecca of the world, Tokyo, Japan and think they have what it takes to win the second tournament, still have a chance to fulfill that dream and win the trip. The first step for any Master Ninja hopeful is to register for the second tournament now at www.masterninjatournament.com. From there registrants must download the new Hurricane Pack: Volume I, through Xbox Live. The new downloadable content gives Master Ninja Tournament participants smarter and stronger enemies, increased flexibility of camera angles and a deadly new weapon to use: the Boujutsu. The end date for the second tournament is August 30th, leaving participants with two weeks left to complete the Hurricane Pack and upload their scores to the worldwide leaderboard on or before the cutoff date. The player with the verified highest score by the end of the second tournament will automatically win the coveted second spot in the World Wide Finals at TGS.